The NASW Foundation is committed to enriching the social work profession and empowering social workers to be leaders in social policy and practice. To this end, the Foundation administers a variety of educational, research, and training programs – including scholarships, fellowships, recognition awards, and NASW Chapter research projects – in an effort to fulfill its core mission of enhancing the well-being of individuals families and communities through the advancement of social work policy and practice.  The Foundation also is home to the NASW Social Work Pioneers®, the Social Work Disaster Assistance Fund, the International Program, the National Social Work Public Education Campaign, and a wide array of other projects that serve the profession, the practitioner, and the public.  We value and appreciate your support!

NASW Foundation Annual Fund

Social Work Public Education 

NASW Social Work Pioneers®

The NASW Legacy Project

Memorial & Tribute Fund

Social Work Disaster Assistance Fund

Willard C. Wichers Ethics Education Fund