WASHINGTON, May 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Diplomatic Security Foundation (DSF) provides financial support for U.S. diplomatic security team members and law enforcement officers killed or injured while protecting U.S. diplomats or facilities, and Janus Global Operations (JGO), an international stability operations company, is a sponsor of the main 2017 DSF fundraiser.
JGO is a Platinum sponsor of the DSF's 2017 Mike Considine Charity Golf Outing, a major DSF fundraiser. The event is scheduled for Monday, June 5th, 2017, at the Golf Club at Lansdowne Resort, Lansdowne, VA.
"JGO's global stability operations work often has us working alongside, or puts us in contact with, U.S. diplomatic security members," said Matt Kaye, JGO chief executive officer. "We have tremendous respect for them and an awareness of the dangers they often face.
"We consider ourselves privileged to have this relationship with these exceptional professionals," Kaye added. "The DSF's work on their behalf is a crucial service, and we're proud to be a sponsor of this important event."
The golf tournament raised some $190,000 in 2016. The DSF makes non-repayable grants to the families of diplomatic security personnel killed or injured in the line of duty.
DSF's services include survivor payments; memorial service contributions; trust and scholarship fund contributions for diplomatic service members killed in the line of duty; medical costs, disaster losses, and other unexpected needs; a scholarship program for students in college or who are college-bound; and more. The DSF's website is http://www.dsfoundation.org/.
Janus Global Operations is an integrated stability operations company with thousands of employees serving clients in North America, Europe, Africa, the Middle East and Asia. Janus' services include munitions response; demining; intelligence support; logistics; life support; risk management; communications; and other services in some of the world's most challenging and hostile environments. The company's website is www.janusgo.com.
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