The San Diego District Attorney Investigator Foundation (SDDAIF) was created in May of 2014 to support a wide array of local charitable and police officer development events in San Diego County. The primary objectives and purposes of this foundation is contributions to youth programs and organizations within the County of San Diego County, in particular those that partner police officers and our youth to improve relations and help ensure that the next generation is a success.
Some of the many charities we support include youth sports, like boys' and girls' soccer, football, basketball, baseball, softball, other youth events in the educational, development, scholastic, fine arts, self-improvement and other areas, and school events or programs in San Diego County; and contributions to programs and organizations within the County of San Diego such as Shop with a Cop, the San Diego Regional Teddy Bear Drive, Crime Stoppers Light the Night Against Crime events, and other events that benefit the local community and police officer development and self-improvement, such as Battle of the Badges, San Diego Enforcers Football, Baker to Vegas Race Events, and other areas, and events or programs in San Diego County or events in which San Diego County Officers are participating; and contributions to other organizations exempt under Section 501(c) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code, which emphasize or concentrate on youth programs of various kinds; and contributions to officer help organizations such as the California Peace Officers' Memorial Fund, California Memorial and the National Law Enforcement Memorial, Heroes Behind the Badge, to support widows and children of law enforcement personnel who die while employed.
The SDDAIF receives its operating funds from private donors and charity events, such as our Casino night and Annual DAI Open Golf Tournaments. We are always considering additional events including Christmas Raffles to Family Bowling night for charity. The principal office of the SDDAIA and SDDAIF for the transaction of its business is located at 501 W Broadway, Suite A-393, San Diego, CA 92101.
Jim Clark - SDDAIF Chairman
Past President Matthew O'Deane was the founder of the San Diego District Attorney Investigators Foundation (SDDAIF) which serves as the charitable arm of the DAI Association. It was Matthew's vision to bring a charitable arm to the SDDAIA.
Director Jim Clark has taken over the position of Director of the Foundation. During the 3rd Annual DAI Open the Foundation raised over $11,000.00 for the community. Jim is currently working on new fundraising ideas.