We are Investing in Our Future Police Officers.
This class is taught during each academy as new recruits train to become San Jose Police Officers. It aims to make San Jose Police Officers better educated and more deeply connected with the people they serve.
About $6,000 per Academy Class
THE BIGGEST FUNDRAISER OF THE YEAR!
The Foundation hosts, with the help of Sponsorships and Donors, the annual Major Awards Ceremony.
This heartwarming event honors outstanding members of the San Jose Police Department and community members. Many inspiring stories are told of their bravery, heroism and personal generosity.
Sponsorship Opportunities range from $2,500 to $20,000
Investing in Our Children of the Future
The Foundation provides scholarships to the children of sworn and non-sworn members of the San Jose Police Department. These scholarships help to ensure that the children of San Jose Police employees can pursue a career in criminal justice and higher education to achieve their dreams.
$5,000 per student
The Foundation assists SJPD's K9 Unit to help keep our community safe. K9s are an asset to the police department and our
community. They can keep officers safe and assist with searches.
$10,000 per Canine
During the year, the Police Department may have urgent needs outside the department's or city's annual budget. The San Jose Police Foundation will assist with these needs. Some examples are:
Ranges from $1,000 to $25,000 per ask