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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2017 Investors

as of July 27, 2017

Visionary: $1,001 and higher
IntrinXec Managment
Frank Rudd, CAE, CMP

Benefactor: $751 - $1,000
Bennett Napier, CAE

Champion: $251 - $500
Barney Bishop III

Altruist: $101 - $250
KayDubois Carson
Jan Dobson, APR, CAE
Sue Fern
Fran Gilbert, CAE
Karl Kaufmann
Dee Kring, CAE, CMP
Rachel Luoma, CAE
Al Pasini, CAE
John Piland
Donna Son, IOM
Dan Sullivan

Investor: up to $100
Elizabeth Aperauch
Gabriela Arisso, CMP
Jim Ayotte, CAE
Erin Ballas
Paula Baumgardner
Debby Beck
Ian Black
Amanda Bowen
Greg Brooks
Beth Brunner
Adrienne Bryant, CAE
Veronica Catoe
Barbara Cook
Steve Crist
Danielle Dunfee
Zack Dunlap
Doug Eadie
Carolyn Fazio, ECAM
Jennifer Green, CAE
Allison Harrell
Sheila Hauser
Brecht Heuchan
David Higgins, CAE
Carolyn Hinson
Amy Holmes, CAE
Jill Jackson, CMP
Kathy M. Keiffer
Debby Knorowski
Patrick La Pine
Sarah Langley
Jessica Lowe-Minor
Lisette Mariner, CAE
Rodney McCammon
Kristin McWhorter, CAE
Autumn Merrill
Meghan Millard
Chip Minick
Richard Miseyko, CMP, CMM
Tom Morrison
Hester Ndoja, CAE
Rusty Payton, CAE
NaSheba Prentis
Richard Rasmussen
Esther Navas Reed
Dean Ridings, CAE
Gail Siminovsky, CAE
Alexis Simoneau
Bob Thompson
Carla Trine
Nancy Vargas
Debbie Wysocki

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