Are you interested in lending your unique services or products to the Foundation?

Partner with us to continue Jim’s legacy and support the James W. Foley Legacy Foundation in a new way.


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James W. Foley Freedom Run


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Your donations will benefit the James W. Foley Legacy Foundation and directly impact our mission:

To advocate for the safe return of all Americans unjustly detained abroad and to protect freelance journalists.


Please make checks out to:
James W. Foley Legacy Foundation

Send checks to:
James W. Foley Legacy Foundation
PO Box 1678
Rochester, NH 03867


Dear Friends of Jim,

We invite you to help us continue Jim’s legacy of courage, commitment and compassion into our wounded world.

Your generosity will help advocate for American hostages and their families; promote a culture of global safety and press freedom in conflict zones, and empower disadvantaged youth through education.

Your donation of funds, time or talent are all welcome.

Thank you for continuing Jim’s voice of freedom and justice for those without a voice.

With deepest gratitude for caring,

Diane and John Foley
Parents of James Foley


Your donation will be tax deductible under US law.

The James W. Foley Legacy Foundation Inc. is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, nonstock corporation formed under Chapter 181 of the Wisconsin Statutes. 

Financial contributions will not be used to pay ransoms to terrorist organizations.

Corporate donors, please use EIN 47-1759388.


The James W. Foley Legacy foundation invites you to share in Jim’s mission and legacy by volunteering your time. Those who wish to volunteer may do so by emailing Amy Coyne.

See volunteering opportunities below:

  • Event Planning - Events include

    • Foley 5k Run (Rochester, NH)

    • Foley Freedom Awards (Washington, DC)

    • Marquette and Northwestern Alumni (Chicago, IL)

    • Phoenix Foley Alliance (Phoenix, AZ)

  • Trauma Counseling

  • Psychiatrists - For returning American hostages and their families

  • Medical Care

  • Mid-level Providers - For returning American hostages and their families

  • Freelance Conflict Reporter Training

  • Administrative Assistance

  • Graphic Design

  • Digital Expertise Specifically in social media and website CMS

  • General Research and Documentation

  • Fundraising

In Kind Donations are welcome! Goods, for use by JWFLF for special event or auctions, Services and pro-bono expertise are always needed.

  • Printing Services

  • Accommodation in Washington, DC For American hostage families and advocates

  • Airline travel For American hostage families and hostage advocates

  • Grant Writing 

We are seeking corporations, businesses and caring individuals interested in supporting the foundation's efforts to make the return of American hostages a priority, to protect our press freedom and human rights of vulnerable people.

Current sponsorship opportunities:

2019 James W. Foley Freedom Run

For Businesses and Corporations that are interested in corporate philanthropy:

i. Workplace Giving through employee matching gifts programs.

ii. In-house corporate giving program: A dedicated fund set to contribute to the mission of JWFLF, or restricted funds for a specific program.