Effective November 20, 2015, SFAA's new address is 1140 19th Street NW, Suite 500, Washington, DC 20036. All email and phone numbers remain the same.
The Surety & Fidelity Association of America (formerly known as The Surety Association of America) is a trade association consisting of companies that collectively write the majority of surety and fidelity bonds in the United States.
These are the bonds that facilitate commerce, assist economic development, and protect consumers, taxpayers, and businesses in a variety of ways, such as:
- guaranteeing the completion of construction projects, such as schools, roads, office buildings, and hospitals;
- assuring the payment of contractors;
- helping achieve compliance with state laws;
- and protecting against breach of fiduciary responsibilities.
The Surety Foundation is a stand-alone educational organization formed to serve as the vehicle to fund and administer the Surety & Fidelity Industry Intern and Scholarship Program. The Foundation is organized as a 501(c)(3), allowing for tax-deductible contributions to its programs by companies and individuals. The overall purpose of the Foundation is to promote the surety and fidelity industries as viable career choices through scholarships, internships and various educational programs. Donate now.
For more information and materials on bonding, visit the Surety Information Office at www.sio.org.