Private gifts provide a margin of excellence for the Naval Academy – resources that elevate the Academy’s curriculum and facilities beyond adequacy, to excellence. The Naval Academy Foundation works in conjunction with the Superintendent and his leadership staff to support the highest priority strategic initiatives. 

Highest Priority Strategic Initiatives for Private Support

Naval Academy Annual Fund




Character, Ethics & Leadership

Real-World Tools for Mids in Cyber Space - September 2016

Good to Great

The Philanthropy creates opportunities that would not exist otherwise.  The federal government is doing its part to fund the programs and mission of the Naval Academy, but the additional dollars donated by generous alumni, family and friends provide for the margin of excellence we strive to achieve. Read more ...

Private Support for Service Academies

"I rate academy graduates quite high as solvers of crucial problems.  And I want to help them become even better." James Kinnear '50 Read more ...


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