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Help NAGT improve teaching and learning about the Earth with your donation today.

Every day, NAGT supports a diverse, inclusive, and thriving community of educators and education researchers through innovative teaching resources, community networking, professional development opportunities, and more. Your gift will help NAGT continue to celebrate and amplify the vital role of Earth education in today's world.

NAGT members represent all 50 states in the United States as well as other nations. The programming and resources developed and sponsored by NAGT reach over one million people every year. With your gift today, more educators will gain access to resources that will support their teaching, help increase their connections across communities and departments, and improve their students' Earth literacy. As a member-supported, non-profit organization, NAGT values and benefits greatly from your donation.

Founded in 1938, NAGT is recognized by the IRS as a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt non-profit organization. All contributions are 100% tax-deductible.

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NAGT Program Fund
Donations to the NAGT Program Fund are used to support NAGT programs and operations in the budget year in which the donations are received. Making a donation to the NAGT Program Fund allows us the greatest flexibility to put your dollars to work.

Field Course Scholarship Annual Fund
Donations to this fund are used to support the NAGT Field Scholarship Program in the budget year in which the donations are received. For more information, see the program page (opens in a new window)

Professional Development Fund
Donations to this fund are used to support professional development activities, including websites for educators, in the budget year in which the donations are received.

Dorothy Lalonde Stout Fund
This fund, established in 2001 by her daughters, honors Dorothy "Dottie" Lalonde Stout and recognizes her dedication to the improvement of earth science education at every level. Donations to the fund support grants to K-12 and community college instructors attending classes or workshops, professional scientific or science education meetings, and participation in earth science field trips, as well as for the purchase of classroom materials. For more information, see the program page (opens in a new window)

Minority Support Fund
Donations to the fund are used to support Field Camp Scholarships for minority students. For more information, see the program page (opens in a new window)

Making a Lasting Contribution to NAGT

NAGT has established a number of endowed funds that provide long-term support to designated activities and programs of the Association. A donation to one of these funds builds the endowment principal and generates additional interest income. Income distributions from these funds are governed by the NAGT's Endowment Policy (opens in a new window)

NAGT Endowment
Income from the NAGT Endowment is used to support Association programs and the ongoing operating expenses of the Association. The NAGT Endowment was established by the Executive Committee in 2008.

Field Course Scholarship Endowed Fund
Donations to the Field Course Scholarship Endowed Fund support a competitive program of scholarships for students attending field courses. For more information, see the program page (opens in a new window)

Honors and Awards Fund
The Honors and Awards Fund was established in 1978 through a generous donation made by one of the founders of the Association. Donations to this fund help cover expenses incurred in presenting the Neil A. Miner Awards as well as other honors and awards bestowed by the Association. For more information about the various NAGT awards supported by this fund, see the Awards area of the website (opens in a new window)

Leland Horberg Memorial Endowed Fund
The Leland Horberg Memorial Fund was established by friends of Professor Horberg, longtime professor of geology at Augustana College, at the time of his death in August 1955. Donations to the fund support Association programs designed to improve the teaching of the Earth sciences. Since 1990, donations to the fund have also helped support the Association's Field Camp Scholarship program.

Maurice B. Rosalsky Endowed Fund
The Rosalsky Fund was established in 1970 as a tribute to Maurice B. Rosalsky for his many years of dedication and service to the Association, including sixteen years as National Secretary and Secretary-Treasurer of the Eastern Section. Donations to the fund help support a variety of Association programs. Since 1994, with the concurrence of the Rosalsky family, donations have been used to help support Field Camp Scholarships.











Support Specific Programs

NAGT has established a number of other funds that are used to support specific activities during the current budget year. They include the NAGT Program Fund, Field Course Annual Scholarship Fund, Professional Development Fund, Dorothy Lalonde Stout Fund, and Minority Support Fund.







Making a Lasting Contribution to NAGT

NAGT has also established a number of endowed funds that provide long-term support to designated activities and programs of the Association. A donation to one of these funds builds up the endowment principal and generates additional interest income. Income distributions from these funds are governed by the NAGT's Endowment Policy. (opens in a new window)




















Other Ways to Give

Donate by mail

To contribute by mail, please send your donation to:

Attn: Donations
NAGT, c/o Carleton College W-SERC
One North College Street
Northfield, MN 55057
Please print, complete, and include this form (Acrobat (PDF) 86kB Nov20 17) with your mailing; checks should be made payable to NAGT. A receipt for your donation will be sent via regular mail to your address.

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Is my donation secure?

Absolutely. The security and confidentiality of your information is our highest priority. We use industry-standard secure technology to protect your information and provide a safe environment for online donations. We will not sell, trade or share your personal information with anyone else, nor send donor mailings on behalf of other organizations, and we will only share personal information if you have given us specific permission to do so.

Is my donation tax deductible?

NAGT is a publicly supported organization as described in section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code and our Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN) is 74-6068050. To claim a donation as a deduction on your U.S. taxes, please keep your this donation receipt as your official record.

Do I get a receipt?

A donation receipt will be sent to you at the email address you provide on this form. Please be sure to keep a copy of your receipt for tax purposes.