Gifts In Action

The Air Force Association can only help educate America about science, technology and our national defense with your help. AFA is a 501(C)(3) organization and giving to AFA is tax-deductible. Below are just some of the many initiatives and programs that your generous contributions support.

  • Wounded Airman Program — Committed to taking care of our wounded, ill and injured Airmen that have given so much to our country.
  • Scholarships — Providing educational opportunities for Total Force Airmen.
  • CyberPatriot — The National Youth Cyber Education Program inspiring students toward careers in cybersecurity or other STEM disciplines.
  • Grants — Creating momentum for the future of aerospace.
  • Awards — Honoring outstanding achievements of individuals throughout the US Air Force, government, academia, and aerospace industry.
  • Mitchell Institute - Providing creative, insightful policy options to better empower our nation's leaders.
  • Government Advocacy — Advocating AFA’s position on key issues effecting national security.
  • StellarXplorers - Inspires and attracts high school students to pursue careers in STEM through a challenging, space system design competition.