SUDS is a 501(c) 3 non-profit organization, and exists solely through charitable donations.

Your donations help to support our servicemembers “one dive at a time”.

Combined Federal Campaign ( CFC) – SUDS participates in the CFC program in the National Capital area CFC # 94754. The CFC is a program allowing certain charitable organizations to solicit contributions from employees of the federal government of the United States.

SUDS operates solely from donations and the generous contributions of SUDS supporters. The funds raised cover all the costs associated with the training and certification trips for all SUDS participants, including airfare, lodging, meals, diving and training expenses. There is no cost to the service members.


Double the impact of your donation and enable us to help twice as many injured service members. Just check with your employer to see if your company has a Matching Gifts Program.