Rumsfeld Foundation Releases 2019 Annual Report

Washington, D.C. — The Rumsfeld Foundation is pleased to release its annual report outlining progress and advancements made in 2019. Read the full report here: 2019 Annual Report.

"We are pleased to provide this report on the Foundation’s progress across our focus areas in 2019. Through our Fellowship Programs and military grants we have had a number of significant developments towards our mission.

Reflecting on the progress we have made in the past year, we are encouraged by the advancements throughout our programs. As we enter this new year, we remain dedicated to advancing our work in 2020 and beyond.

Thank you for your continued support and partnership that help make our work possible." - Don Rumsfeld, Founder and Chairman.

Toward encouraging and honoring public service, in 2019 the Foundation provided Fellowships to 20 aspiring public servants for their graduate education. In addition, the Foundation made grants, in partnership with the Rumsfeld Family Fund, totaling $277,500 to a select group of 20 military charities, all providing innovative and impactful programs and opportunities for our nation’s troops, veterans and their families.

To support and engage with the important region of Greater Central Asia, the Foundation welcomed 24 Central Asia-Caucasus Fellows to our Fellowship Program and growing alumni network, as well as co-hosted the 2019 CAMCA Regional Forum in Tashkent, Uzbekistan for leaders and professionals engaged in the region.

“Our team at the Foundation believes deeply in the power of the people to people connections forged throughout our programs. Along with the facts and figures included in this report, the energy and collaboration throughout our networks and the communities we are fortunate to work in continues to inspire our efforts,” said Sarah Tonucci, Executive Director.

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Media Contact:
Sarah Tonucci
Executive Director
Rumsfeld Foundation

(202) 944-1304


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