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 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

The United States Association of Former Member of Congress (FMC) is a bipartisan organization that promotes public service, strengthens representative democracy, and keeps former members of Congress connected. Their network of former members of Congress are essential to strengthening the current Congress and keeping citizens engaged in the important of the institution.

As we focuses on building the capacity of Congress, this grant will help strengthen the capacity of Congressional offices by giving their senior district-level staff the opportunity to network, build bipartisan relationships, and share best practices with staff from around the country.

How to Get Involved

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

Total Commitment

2016: Up to $175,000 over one year.