The STFA Foundation was formed with the purpose of providing financial and other material assistance to the survivors or family members of State Troopers who die or are injured; to aid and assist State Troopers and/or families who are in need or Troopers who have become disabled; to create a scholarship fund to aid, encourage, stimulate, foster and promote educational activities in the field of criminal justice, political sciences and/or law through grants; scholarships and financial assistance to State Troopers and their children; to collect and otherwise raise money for said purposes; to raise funds and donations from interested individuals, charitable and educational organizations, corporations, agencies or other interested institutions; to accept, hold, invest, reinvest and administer any gifts, grants, bequests, devises, benefits of trusts (but not to act as trustee of any trust) and property of any sort, without limitation as to amount or value, and to use, disburse or donate the income or principal thereof, exclusively for the charitable and educational purposes of the fund and generally to endeavor aid and assist State Troopers and their families by all available means and methods. Also, the STFA Foundation was formed for the purpose of having other worthy organizations and individuals benefit from charitable, financial and humanitarian assistance, regardless of race, religion or gender.
The Foundation is further organized to assist in improving the community through encouraging the community, media, and State Troopers to work together to reduce crime in the community.
The STFA Foundation, Inc., has been established to enhance the relationship between public and private entities and the State Troopers Fraternal Association of New Jersey, Inc.
The mission of the STFA Foundation, Inc., is to financially support the values and programs of the State Troopers Fraternal Association of New Jersey, Inc., by promoting selected gifts, grants, and financial endowments, from individuals, corporations, and other institutions interested in fostering a partnership between the general public and the STFA, focused on humanitarian needs and law enforcement concerns.