Your gift supports our mission to educate those who serve by increasing the opportunity for financial freedom through objective financial education, information, tools, and scholarships.  Please read the following instructions carefully in order to make the most of your secure online donation.  More ways to give follow the form.

• If you choose to make a recurring donation, you may cancel it at any time by contacting us at  Please do not include your credit card number or other financial information when contacting us.
• When donating, you may designate the funds and you may also divide your gift among more than one fund.
• You will receive an email receipt immediately after making your gift; this receipt acknowledges the initiation of the gift and includes the tax certification number.
• Does your employer MATCH your gift? If so, please let us know so that we can be watching for the match!

Personal and/or Business Checks

Save time and a stamp by using the form above to debit directly and securely from your bank account.  Plus, you know it’s safely delivered!  However, checks may also be made payable to First Command Educational Foundation and mailed to:

First Command Educational Foundation
1 FirstComm Plz
Fort Worth, TX 76109

Donor-Advised Funds

Fidelity Charitable, Schwab Charitable, and BNY Mellon holders can easily donate directly from their account.  

Payroll Deduction

First Command Financial Services Financial Advisors and Home Office employees may donate directly to FCEF.  Click below for details.

FCFS Commissions

First Command Financial Services Financial Advisors may give via their commissions.  Form>>

Legacy Society

First Command Educational Foundation Legacy Society members are those who include a gift to FCEF in their estate plans.  Anyone who submits documentation of his or her estate gift qualifies for membership, no matter what size the gift.  FCEF Legacy Society members are recognized in many ways. We publish an honor roll of Legacy Society members each year in our annual report and on the FCEF website. Plans are underway to also recognize members on a Legacy Society Commemorative wall.

For more information about making an estate gift to FCEF, please contact

Legacy Society members in alphabetical order:

Vickie L. Coleman
Paul J. and Susan Smith

Non-Cash Gifts

Gifts of publicly traded, appreciated securities to First Command Educational Foundation could create outstanding gift and tax benefits for you.  Please Email FCEF for further information.  Note: This information is not intended as legal or financial advice. Donors should consult with their accountants and financial advisors to ensure gifts of stock suit their financial plans and are in line with current state and federal tax laws regarding charitable gifts.

Hyatt Place Fort Worth/Cityview generously makes a donation for every stay associated with FCEF or First Command Financial Services.

Thank you for helping us educate those who serve!!

Tax ID: 75-1973894

At FCEF, we recognize that transparency and disclosure of pertinent information to our donors must be paramount in our fundraising practices.  FCEF abides by the Donor Bill of Rights created by the Association of Fundraising Professionals and other philanthropic organizations.

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