The VSPA was founded in 1974 and is a non-governmental, private non-profit corporation comprised of active and retired members of the Department of State Police. We not only provide services to our membership and other law enforcement officers, we:
The Virginia State Police Association general fund Contributions to this fund help the Association operate. This fund provides Trooper Teddy Bears to troopers, scholarships to members’ children, lobbying efforts which are directed towards creating a safer environment for our citizens, helps fund our war on drugs and alcohol in our schools, and more. Donations to the general fund are not tax deductible.
If you receive a solicitation from us through the mail, you can make a contribution directly to the VSPA. Our professional direct mail consultants will mail a letter signed by the current president of the VSPA along with our Trooper Talk Newsletter and a return envelope to send a contribution by check. The check will be received at our post office box, P.O. Box 528 in Merrifield, VA 22116. All of our direct mail solicitations are sent through the United States Postal Service. If you have questions about your donation or have questions about your fulfillment packet/stickers please call the Donor Service Center, toll-free at 1-(888) 239-5323.