Support the AFA Mission

From career development to educational support, AFA initiatives support all Airmen while elevating the next generation of leaders. Our work would not be possible without the support of generous sponsors.

By sponsoring AFA events and programs at any level, you become part of the Airmen mission. You gain valuable exposure for your brand—across more than 97,000 AFA members and the hundreds of thousands of people who participate in AFA programs—while amplifying our impact as the nation’s premier professional military and aerospace education association.  

AFA sponsorship opportunities include:

AFA Events

AFA events attract thousands of participants including top Air Force leadership, Airmen at all ranks, and engaged members of the aerospace community. Learn more about AFA event sponsorship opportunities.

Aerospace Education Programs

AFA’s education programs encourage students to pursue opportunities and activities related to STEM and Aerospace education. These include:

  • Scholarships to Airmen and family
  • K-12 educator grants
  • Teacher of the Year program
  • CyberPatriot and StellarXplorers education programs

You can choose to sponsor specific programs, with multi-year options available.

Wounded Airman Program Sponsorship Opportunities

As part of our belief in taking care of all Airmen for life, AFA provides life-changing support to wounded Airmen life-changing support to wounded Airmen around the world through services such as:

  • Emergency financial assistance
  • Adaptive sports equipment
  • Travel assistance to various events
  • Caregiver activities

Explore our multiple sponsorship levels that support the Wounded Airman Program.

AFA Annual Calendar Sponsorship

Every October, we mail an aerospace-themed calendar to roughly 25,000 donors and members. A $15,000 sponsorship puts your company logo prominently on each page, including front and back covers, as well as the opening statement page. Additionally, we’ll include your logo in the thank you letter accompanying the calendar as well as our follow-up email.

For $25,000, AFA will work with you to feature more of your products or services within the calendar photos.

AFA ANNUAL DONOR LAPEL PIN

Every September, we send an annual donor lapel pin to approximately 25,000 donors and members. For a $10,000 sponsorship, we’ll include your company logo on the pin holder card, thank you letter and follow-up email. 

ANNUAL DONOR CLUB CARD FOR WINGS SOCIETY

Our Wings Society membership card mails every December to approximately 25,000 AFA donors and members. For an $8,000 sponsorship, we’ll include your company logo on the club card, thank you letter and follow-up email.

MATCHING GIFT CAMPAIGN SPONSOR

Each November on Giving Tuesday, AFA launches a digital campaign targeting 90,000 members and donors. For $10,000, we’ll feature your company throughout the campaign via various channels, including email, the website landing page, a rotating banner on our home page, social media, and advertisement in AFA’s Daily Report and Air Force Magazine.

AFA BOARD ROOM NAMING RIGHTS

Throughout the year, the AFA Board Room hosts meetings and events attracting leaders from all aspects of the aerospace community. We’ll increase your exposure by prominently displaying your company name at the Board Room entrance and acknowledging your generosity on a plaque inside. 

 

For more information about corporate membership, please email Fred Ullman at FUllman@afa.org or call (703) 247-5842. For more information about sponsorship opportunities, please email Perry Currier at PCurrrier@afa.org or call (703) 247-5838.