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Corporate Responsibility: AFCEA Belvoir Education Golf Tournamet
Solutions By Design II, LLC (SBD) attended the golf tournament in support their annual charity event
VIRGINIA, March 8, 2017 – The Armed Forces Communications & Electronics Association (AFCEA) as an organization provides a forum for military, government and industry communities to collaborate so that technology and strategy align with the needs of those who serve. It is a member-based, non-profit international organization that has helped members advance Information Technology, Communications and Electronics capabilities since 1946. The association has 31,701 individual members, 151 chapters and 1,576 corporate members.
Solutions By Design II, LLC (SBD) placed 2nd at the 2017 AFCEA Belvoir Educational Foundation Golf Tournament on April 24th. The event was created to bring DoD and Industry members together for an outstanding networking event at Fort Belvior Golf Club and support the AFCEA Belvior Chapters Scholarship Fund.
The AFCEA Educational Foundation provides incentives, opportunities and assistance to people engaged in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) disciplines by awarding annual merit-based scholarships to qualified students pursuing degrees in STEM technical fields.
These programs focus on Information Technology, Cybersecurity, Telecommunications and Electronics supporting the Defense, Homeland Security and Intelligence communities. The foundation, in conjunction with AFCEA chapters worldwide, provide more than $2 million in scholarships a year.
As a conduit to the advancement of STEM education, the foundation cultivates and perpetuates funding that supports its mission, making a difference in all areas of education, from the students to the teachers to the work force. AFCEA’s programs exist to ensure tomorrow’s work force has the necessary technical skills to be competitive in the fast-paced, ever-changing global security arena.
AFCEA also has a Young AFCEAN program that offers professionals 40 years old and under unparalleled networking opportunities with senior leaders. It also includes the opportunity to work with others who will become future leaders in industry, military, government and academia. To find a chapter local to you and get involved visit afcea.org/membership.
ABOUT SBD: SBD is a management consulting and technology services company serving clients domestically and abroad. For over 30 years, we have delivered technically innovative, reliable, and cost-effective solutions, services, and products to our federal customers. Using Agile processes and principles, SBD has helped transform government agencies to implement faster, more reliable quality systems and solutions to enable them to deliver their mission more effectively and efficiently.
Surian Sidoni, Marketing and Communications