ACFR is a private, voluntary organization with a very small Washington-based staff. Our sustenance comes from Committee member dues, grants, and voluntary contributions. The latter are particularly vital to us. ACFR is a duly recognized nonprofit organization (501[c]), and donations are tax deductible as allowed by law.
You can make a contribution to ACFR in various ways:
BY GIFTS OF STOCK: Anyone interested in making a gift of stock should contact Executive Director Philip French by telephone at 703-343-0904 or ACFR Treasurer Dick Goodson at 515-282-8192.
BY CHECK: Please make your check out to The American Committees on Foreign Relations and mail it to
DACOR Bacon House, Third Floor
1801 F Street, NW
Washington, D.C. 20006
BY CREDIT CARD: ACFR is now able to accept gifts via VISA, MasterCard, and Discover Card. Credit-card users can use the form below.
All gifts will be acknowledged by letter, and those of $250 or more will generate an IRS-friendly receipt. Gifts may be publicly acknowledged. Donors who do not wish to be publicly acknowledged should apprise us.
Suggested Gift Categories:
- Contributor - $50
- Sponsor - $100
- Diplomat - $250
- Ambassador - $500
- Foreign Minister - $1,000*
- Head of State - $5,000*
Donors of $1,000 or more receive a courtesy registration at the next ACFR Annual National Conference. If a courtesy registration is accepted, donors are apprised that $425 of the donation is non–tax-deductible as a charitable donation.
Secure Credit Card Donation Form
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