The Gwinnett County Police Foundation is a charitable 501(c)(3) organization that exists to support the Gwinnett County Police Department and its employees through the acceptance, management and disbursement of tax-deductible gifts and contributions. The Board of Directors consists of county residents, civic leaders, and members of the business community.
The Gwinnett County Police Foundation’s purpose is to provide the following charitable and educational services to members of the law enforcement community and the community that we serve.
Charitable Assistance to Families in Need
Assistance to members of the law enforcement community who are suffering financial hardship because of death, injury, illness, etc.
Providing scholarships to children of members of the law enforcement community or to high school graduates seeking a criminal justice/law enforcement career.
Safety Equipment & Programs
Providing resources for Gwinnett County Police Department equipment and programs (not currently funded through the government budget) that enhance public safety.
Providing additional/supplemental professional training and education programs to department employees not currently funded through the budget of the police department.
Supporting community programs such as the Police Explorers Program and the Citizen Police Academy not currently funded through the budget of the police department.
Awards and Recognition Program
Supporting and recognizing the valuable community contributions made by members of the police department and community.