Thank you for your interest in Legacy support for the Air Force Academy. Such donor commitments, made after taking care of the needs of their families and loved ones, will help the Academy prepare future leaders of character for the Air Force and our nation. In addition to the satisfaction you'll feel by helping the Air Force Academy Foundation, you and your estate may realize benefits, including tax advantages, from certain types of gift plans.
We believe strongly that our Academy is a vital national resource — one that is deserving of our emotional and financial support. Private donations allow the Academy to expand the excellence of its programs, which allows it to attract and train the finest leaders for the future.
“I’m pleased to do this as my legacy and as a tribute to my son.” — Jim Shumate ’79
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