The American Association of Family & Consumer Sciences (AAFCS), a 501 (c)(3) organization, is the only national organization representing more than 4,000 family and consumer sciences professionals across all content areas. Your donations, which are tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law, allow AAFCS to provide leadership and support for professionals whose work assists individuals, families, and communities in making informed decisions about their well being, relationships, and resources to achieve optimal quality of life.

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Naming opportunities
To recognize exceptionally generous gifts in a lasting way, AAFCS provides you the opportunity to associate your name with a fund that holds significant meaning to you, be it the Pre-professional Certification Fund, Leadership Development Fund, Teacher of the Year Award Program, or the Distinguished Service Award Presentation at the Annual Conference. For more information about naming opportunities or to obtain a complete list of funds, please call the Executive Director at 1.800.424.8080.

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The American Association of Family & Consumer Sciences is a 501 (c)(3) not-for-profit organization. All donations are tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law. AAFCS’ tax ID number is: 53-0025870.