The Navy SEAL Foundation is focused on preservation of the Naval Special Warfare (NSW) force and their families. It provides immediate and ongoing support and assistance to the NSW community and is a source of empowerment and comfort for the families of the fallen. The Foundation offers a comprehensive set of programs specifically designed to improve health and welfare, build and enhance resiliency, empower and educate families and provide critical support during times of illness, injury or loss.
The Navy SEAL Foundation is a 501(c)(3), tax exempt, national non-profit charitable foundation headquartered in Virginia Beach, Va., and has a presence in San Diego, Calif. The Foundation has maintained a 4-star rating by Charity Navigator since November 2011 for sound fiscal management and commitment to accountability and transparency and is also certified by the Independent Charities of America as a “Best in America” charity. Of every dollar donated, 93 cents went directly to programs or is reserved for future mission use. [*Fundraising ratios and efficiencies are calculated using the Charity Navigator three-year average for these areas.]