The Air Force Historical Foundation (AFHF) is a 501(c)(3) independent, non-profit, tax-exempt, publicly supported organization.

The Foundation depends on membership dues, private contributions, institutional subscriptions and corporate/organizational partnerships to operate and to foster America’s rich air power history and heritage. The Foundation welcomes contributions of all sizes to continue and expand accomplishment of its mission.

The Foundation intends to expand its services and its capabilities as rapidly as adequate funding and prudent management will allow. The Foundation will provide full documentation of every contribution. To make a bequest or contribution, contact the Executive Director, Lt Col Jim Vertenten USAF (Ret), at or call (301) 736-1959.