Make an Investment in Your Profession

Your investment assures we can continue to provide grants and quality professional development education for the association industry. 

Why Contribute?


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Different Ways to Contribute

NEW: Foundation Small Change App - The FSAE Foundation Small Change App takes the remaining change on your everyday purchases and automatically invests it in the Foundation. Spend $5.95 at Starbucks - contribute $0.05 to the Foundation; spend $45.78 on gas - $0.24 goes to the Foundation. All this small change adds up to the $10, $15, $25 monthly limit you determine, and your everyday purchases will now help fund professional development grants, education and research initiatives the Foundation underwrites to improve your profession and your career. Learn More or Sign Up!

Designate the Foundation when you shop on Amazon - The Amazon Smile program contributes a percentage of all eligible purchases to the organization of your choice. Select the FSAE Foundation and shop

Make a One-Time Investment - You can make a one-time contribution anytime online or using this print form. In addition, you can include a contribution with your membership renewal or event registration.

 Make a Monthly Pledge - Pledge $10 to $150 per month to continually invest in your profession - and your career all year long! Pledge amounts are below and charged to your credit card in monthly increments. Use this form to get started.

The Foundation is a 501(c)3 organization, so your personal investment is tax deductible to the fullest extent provided by the law. We appreciate all levels of support.

Give Back: Small Change App |Contribute Online | Printable Form

Great appreciation goes to those that have supported the FSAE Foundation.
Thank you, volunteers, sponsors and investors!

Investment Levels

Investment Levels:
  • Investor: up to $100
  • Altruist: $101 - $250
  • Champion: $251 - $500
  • Steward: $501 - $750 
  • Benefactor: $751 - $1,000
  • Visionary: $1,001 and higher
Pledge Levels:
Amounts are monthly contributions for 1 year
  • $120 Pledge - Monthly Plan ($10/month) 
  • $240 Pledge - Monthly Plan ($20/month) 
  • $600 Pledge - Monthly Plan ($50/month) 
  • $900 Pledge - Monthly Plan ($75/month) 
  • $1,200 Pledge - Monthly Plan ($100/month)
  • $1,800 Pledge - Monthly Plan ($150/month) 
Other ways to contribute:
Any amount: We've left a blank box so that you can donate whatever amount you would like.

Silent Auction donation: Cash donations are accepted for the Silent Auction as well. A blank box is provided so that you can give the exact amount desired.


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2018 Investors

as of June 22, 2018 

Visionary: $1,001 and higher 

Benefactor: $751 - $1,000 

Centennial Bank
Frank Rudd, CAE, CMP

Steward: $501 - $750

Dean West, FASAE

Champion: $251 - $500
William Glenn East, CAE, RCE 

Altruist: $101 - $250

Erin Ballas
Barney Bishop, III, DPL
Steven Bonda, CMP
Lisa Chamberlain, CMP
Jack Cory
Keyna Cory
Jan Dobson, CAE
Beth Dye
Sue Fern
Frances Gilbert, CAE
Steve Glass
Cheryl James
Deidra Kring, CAE, CMP
Vicki Long, CAE
Rachel Luoma, CAE
Meghan Millard
Gail Siminovsky
Kimberly Wetzel
Jim Zaniello

Investor: up to $100

Mary Anderson
Gabriela Arisso
Jim Ayotte, CAE
Cora Baker
Elizabeth Baranik, CMP
Paula Baumgardner
Alan Beaubien
Deborah Beck
Timothy Bell
Ian Black
Tate Blomquist
Tracy Blough
Katie Bohnett
Janegale Boyd
Christopher Brown, CAE
Veronica Catoe
Joseph Clements
Steve Crist
Bonnie Dominguez
Kaitlyn Farris
Carolyn Fazio
Jeannette Gabay
Gabrielle K. Gabrielli
Kerry Gomez-Rios
Letreze Gooding, CMP
Ben Graybar
Allison Harrell
Robert Harris, CAE
Genevieve Harris Ducher
Nicolette Haton
Taylor Hendrickson
Alonda Hill
Carolyn Hinson
Michael Howland
Shelly Joines
Ava Jones
Lisa Kamper
Karl Kaufmann
Jeff Kottkamp
Mark Landreth, CAE
Renee LaPlante
Jessica Lowe-Minor
Charla Lucas
Lisette Mariner, CAE
Kristin Marshall
Brooke Martin
Kristyn McCauley
Kristin McWhorter, CAE
Ashley Merrill
Sandy Merrill
Carrie Millar, CAE
Tom Morrison
Lydia Nalepa
Bennett Napier, CAE
Hester Ndoja, CAE
Elisabeth Oberman
Lisa O'Donnell, CAE
Wendy Parker-Barsell, APR, CEM
Matt Pave
Barbara Peck
Samantha Pedrosa
Virginia Phillips-Schiller
Mary Lou Rajchel
Julie Roberts
Sam Rogers
Melissa Rudd
Jon Shiver
Marianne Short
Donna Son, IOM
Sonya Stanley
Leigh Stehlik
Christina Tallman, CAE, CMP
Jennifer Tedder, CMP
Karen Thurston
Susan Tobin, CMP
Maureen Turner
Christina Welty
Laura Wesolowski
Michele White, CAE
John Yarbrough


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