Ways to Give

Secure Online Donation

Every donation or membership helps the NCF to continue our mission to educate the public about the importance of cryptology, as well as stimulate interest in cryptology and cyber-related career fields, and finally to commemorate those who have served the cryptologic mission. Donations also help us to provide needed support to the National Cryptologic Museum.

The NCF now accepts cryptocurrency.

If you would prefer to donate using Paypal - please click on the Paypal logo.


For Existing Donors Only:  If you have previously donated to the Foundation would like to use Venmo to make a donation, the NCF Venmo account name is NCF1996. We request that new donors please use a donation form on our website.


The IRS classifies the Foundation as a 501 (C)(3) organization, which, under the Federal Tax Code, permits you to deduct your contribution to the full extent of the law. All documents pertaining to the Foundation's tax exempt status are available for inspection upon request.

Designate Your Donation (Optional)

By default, donations made via this page will be directed to the NCF's General Operations Fund - to support mission-related activities.

If you prefer to designate your donation to another fund or if you would like to make a Tribute Donation, please click on the appropriate option below. Thank you!

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Our Annual Membership Meeting & Symposium features a keynote address, interesting guest speakers, and often includes informative panel discussions. See recaps of past events.