The Louis DeJoy and Aldona Wos Family Foundation supports a number of initiatives to shape and advocate public policy in a free society.
Louis DeJoy and Aldona Wos
Victims of Communism Memorial Foundation
The DEJOY\WOS Family Foundation supports the Victims of Communism Memorial Foundation (VOC), a non-profit educational and human rights organization in the United States. The VOC was authorized by a unanimous Act of Congress in 1993 to educate Americans about the ideology, history and legacy of communism. The VOC was responsible for building the Victims of Communism Memorial in Washington, D.C. and is a member of the Platform of European Memory and Conscience. Dr. Aldona Wos is currently the Vice Chairman of the VOC Board of Trustees.
The DEJOY\WOS Family Foundation was a Presenting Sponsor for the November 9, 2017 Centennial Commemorative Dinner & Truman-Reagan Medal of Freedom Ceremony.
Duke University – Program in American Grand Strategy
The DeJoy\Wos Family Foundation supports the Duke University Program in American Grand Strategy, an interdisciplinary initiative across Duke University that creates and shares new knowledge in the grand strategy field. The program’s mission is to prepare the next generation of strategists by studying past generations and interacting with current strategic leaders. The program is building a research community of faculty, graduate students, and undergraduates who are committed to deepening their understanding of America’s role in the world – past, present and future.
George W. Bush Foundation/The Bush Center
The Bush Center is home to the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum, which is operated by the National Archives and Records Administration, and the George W. Bush Institute, the nonpartisan, public policy arm of the Bush Center. The Bush Center is located on the campus of Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas.
Council of American Ambassadors
This association of non-career United States ambassadors supports the role of the American ambassador and the country team in carrying out U.S. foreign policy at embassies around the world.
Dr. Aldona Wos was the United States Ambassador to the Republic of Estonia from 2004-2006.
Jesse Helms Center
The DEJOY\WOS Family Foundation provides funding for the Center, established in 1988 to promote our nation’s founding principles that Jesse Helms advanced throughout his career as a five-term U.S. Senator from North Carolina. The vision of the center is to become one of our nation’s leading advocates of free enterprise and traditional American values through education, public policy promotion and historical preservation.