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DEA Survivors Benefit Fund

Washington DC- November 10, 2021

The DEA Survivors Benefit Fund (DEASBF) announced it received a grant for $30,000.00 from the Motorola Solutions Foundation the charitable arm of the Motorola Solutions.

Through this grant, the DEASBF will be able to continue its support of the families of DEA Special Agents and Task Force Agents killed in the line of duty.

This grant will be used exclusively to provide educational assistance to the family members of our heroes lost protecting our country.

“Without the generous support of our corporate partner Motorola Solutions, the DEASBF would not be able to fulfil our commitment to the DEA families struck by tragedy”- Richard Crock Chairman DEASBF

The DEASBF is grateful to Motorola Solutions for their continued support of our foundation and its vital mission to support the families who have lost their loved ones to the world’s most violent drug traffickers.

Each year, the Motorola Solutions Foundation’s awards grants to charitable organizations such a s  the  DEASBF to support  three primary areas of focus: first responder programming, technology engineering education and programs that blend the two. Within each area of focus, our grant program supports underrepresented populations, including women, people of color, people with disabilities, the LGBTQ community, veterans and others.

“The Motorola Solutions Foundation aims to partner with organizations that align to our values of accountability, innovation, impact, diversity and inclusion,” said Karem Perez, executive director of the Motorola Solutions Foundation. “We are proud to support organizations like the DEASBF that embody these values while driving positive change in their communities.”

 

About the Motorola Solutions Foundation

As the charitable and philanthropic arm of Motorola Solutions, the Motorola Solutions Foundation partners with organizations around the globe to create safer cities and equitable, thriving communities. We focus on giving back through strategic grants, employee volunteerism and other community investment initiatives.

Our strategic grants program supports organizations that offer first responder programming and technology and engineering education, and align to our values of accountability, innovation, impact, diversity and inclusion. The Foundation is one of the many ways in which the company lives out its purpose of helping people be their best in the moments that matter. For more information on the Foundation, visit: www.motorolasolutions.com/foundation

The Survivors Benefit Fund is not part of the US Department of Justice (DOJ) or Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) but, instead, is a private 501(c)(3) organization that supports the families of DEA agents, employees, and task force officers who gave their lives in the line-of-duty. Neither the DOJ nor DEA approves, endorses, or authorizes the Survivors Benefit Fund, its materials, or its fundraising efforts.