Democracy Fund

The Democracy Fund invests in organizations working to ensure that our political system is able to withstand new challenges and deliver on its promise to the American people.

Democracy Fund

U.S. Association of Former Members of Congress

The United States Association of Former Members of Congress (FMC) utilizes the expertise of its membership to create programs to educate about the role of Congress, assist Congress in its international relations, and support emerging democracies abroad, all while providing opportunities for members to stay connected with their colleagues.

​Why We Invested

This grant supports the United States Association of Former Members of Congress (FMC), which promotes the work of Congress throughout the country, with a particular focus on college campuses. The Association organizes extensive programming for current members and their staff, bringing to life the vast institutional knowledge of their membership to improve the function of the Congress.

The Association’s membership possesses unrivaled institutional knowledge about the Congress, and FMC’s role as a repository of expertise and credibility in service to current members and staff is more critical than ever.

How to Get Involved

Find out how FMC can benefit you and the many ways to get involved here.

Total Commitment

2019: $275,000 over 2 years 2016: Up to $175,000 over one year