First Command Educational Foundation (FCEF) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit public charity dedicated to improving financial readiness through education and scholarship opportunities. FCEF has been providing its services since 1983.
FCEF’s primary focus is on programs and resources for America’s military servicemembers and civilian federal employees, and their families. Our services also extend to schools and community organizations who share the values and aspirations of our core constituents.
Save the Date!!!
Mark your calendar for September 29, 2017, for FCEF’s 10th Annual “Chip-in” for Education Golf Classic, at The Golf Club Fossil Creek!
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Military Families Fall Behind In Financial Readiness Test
First Command Financial Service’s research findings on the financial readiness of career military families are featured in a national news story by Financial Advisor Magazine. Titled “Military Families Fall Behind In Financial Readiness Test,” the article features results of the sixth annual financial readiness test and survey recently conducted through the First Command Financial Behaviors Index® and in partnership with First Command Educational Foundation. This story emphasizes the importance of financial knowledge and understanding as military families prepare for the Blended Retirement System. The article is available here.
Donaldson D. Frizzell Scholarship for 2017
The application period for the 2017 Donaldson D. Frizzell Scholarship is now closed. Scholarship awardees will be personally notified by FCEF of their selection by mid-May, 2017. No other applicants will be notified. Please do not contact FCEF about the status of your application.
Click here to view the FCEF Event Calendar. This calendar includes financial readiness presentations being conducted nationwide, official staff visits, board of directors meetings, fundraising events, and other scheduled items. For more information about our financial presentations, or to schedule a presentation in your area, please contact FCEF at firstname.lastname@example.org or 817-569-2940.