ACA Foundation

The Foundation Supports ACA

The American Counseling Association Foundation (ACAF) is a nonprofit organization whose goal is to support the work of the American Counseling Association (ACA) and to advance and promote the counseling profession. The work of the ACAF is made possible only through the generous support of the ACA membership and the tax-deductible donations they make to help further the Foundation's work. Please help continue these programs.

ACA Foundation Grant Program

By joining the American Counseling Association, you gain access to member-exclusive grant opportunities from the American Counseling Association Foundation. Funding for each grant proposal is limited to $500.


Board of Trustees (2023-2024)

Elizabeth O'BrienChair
Michael M. KocetImmediate Past Chair 
Lisa HendersonTrustee
Liliana Burciaga
Paul Peluso
Jung (June) HyunTrustee
Dannette BerksteinerTrustee
Mariaimee GonzalezTrustee
Keiko Sano
Edil Torres-RiveraACA President, Ex-officio
Christine BhatACA President-elect, Ex-officio
Shawn E. BoynesACA CEO/ACAF President, Ex-officio