Established in 1995, the Diplomatic Security Foundation (DSF) provides timely financial support and charitable contributions to members, and their immediate family, of the US Department of State's Bureau of Diplomatic Security and colleagues in the law enforcement and US foreign affairs community.
Latest News At DSF
Most Recent Grants:
$2,710 (a year’s salary) to the family of a senior Local Guard at US Embassy Cotonou, Benin who fell ill and passed away on his way home from work. He leaves behind a wife and six children.
$3,800 to cover uninsured costs associated with the treatment of PTSD for a Local Guard at the US Embassy Ankara, Turkey, who witnessed the death of his colleague during the suicide bombing attack at the embassy on February 1, 2013.
Mark your calendar for June 1, 2015. This is our big fundraiser of the year. Help us by golfing or signing on as a sponsor. Visit our Golf Page for more info about the event.
2015 DSF Scholarship
Application Now Available
The 2015 DSF Scholarship applicaiton is now available. Open to graduating HS Seniors. Must be (step) child, grandchild or ward of DS employee with minimum 3 years of service. Visit our scholarship page for a copy. Applications due May 1. Winner announced July 2015. Good luck!
Honor Roll of Donors 2014
Did you make a donation to DSF in 2014? If so, you're name is on ourHonor Roll of Donors. Thanks to everyone who donated a total of $199,589 to DSF last year.
Greenhouse Grill Tip Jar
The Greenhouse Grill at DSTC generously "hosts" the DSF tip jar. Since its first appearance back in 2009, the tip jar has generated almost $5,000 for DSF. The lastest take from the tip jar was $500! Wow! That's a lot of piggybank money! Thanks to everyone who donates their change. It really adds up!
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