Annual Campaign

What is the Annual Campaign? 

The AED Foundation’s Annual Campaign is kicked off during fall each year. This campaign is AEDF’s main source of fundraising that goes towards the Foundation’s mission to address the industry’s technician shortage and reduce the skills gap. 

With generous donations from our supporters, The AED Foundation is able to increase the opportunities within the industry. Through its many educational resources, the Foundation upholds the industry standard for qualified technicians, increasing value and earning potential for individuals and AED dealer members. To learn more about AEDF’s efforts to reduce the workforce shortage, read about our Vision 2025 goal. 

How to Donate: 

The Foundation appreciates all donations from its generous supporters. To donate, head to 

Where Do Donations Go? 

  • College Program Accreditation 
  • Career Promotion 
  • Professional Education 
  • Research

To learn more, visit this blog post on the annual campaign, or check out the 2021 Annual Campaign Brochure. 

If you have any questions about The AED Foundation’s annual campaign, please contact the Foundation’s director of development and workforce, Martin McCormack, at 

View Annual Campaign Brochure