Badge of Courage, Inc.
The mission of the Corporation is to award Scholarships to provide assistance for tuition, books, and fees for undergraduate classes, vocational and career training to the surviving children of officers whose death are considered "in the line-of-duty" For the purpose of the Badge of Honor, Inc. scholarship application, "in the line-of-duty" means a law enforcement officer has died as a direct and proximate result of a personal injury sustained in the line of duty. This includes victim law enforcement officers who, while in an off-duty capacity, act in response to a law violation. It also includes victim law enforcement officers who, while in an off-duty capacity, are en route to or from a specific emergency or responding to a particular request for assistance; or the officer is, as required or authorized by law or condition of employment, driving his or her employer's vehicle to or from work; or when the officer is, as required by law or condition of employment, driving his or her own personal vehicle at work and is killed while en route to or from work.
Badge Of Honor, Inc. is a not-for-profit foundation 501c3 registered with the IRS and the Florida Department of Agriculture, chapter s. 496.405, Florida Statutes for the purpose of solicitation of contributions.
Registration number CH52568. FEID Number: 27-4674178
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