Yes! The AAPG Foundation is a 501(c)(3), tax-exempt, nonprofit, public foundation, qualified to receive contributions in support of worthwhile educational and scientific programs or projects related to the geosciences. Contributions are tax-deductible to the extent allowable to U.S. taxpayers.
Please remember to consult with your financial advisor, accountant or attorney for specific tax-related benefits applicable to your situation.
Your support of AAPG Foundation programs is crucial to our success and reflects your personal commitment to fulfilling our mission! We know that you may wish to support a specific program or you may wish to support the Foundation's work in a more general way.
Whatever your desire, know that 100% of your contribution will go to the program(s) that you designate. You may designate any AAPG Foundation fund you choose (view the descriptions of funds). The Foundation has a separate operating fund that supports program costs such as salaries, overhead and supplies.
If you choose not to designate a specific fund, your gift will be placed in the General Fund.
Absolutely! Donating stock actually makes a lot of sense tax-wise for a lot of people, enabling them to give a higher percentage of funds to the Foundation. Click here for instructions on how to donate stock.
Absolutely! Corporate Matching Gifts are an easy way to generate an additional gift to the Foundation that may automatically double or triple your contribution. If your company offers a matching-gift program, obtain the appropriate form(s) from your personnel office and return with a copy of your gift receipt to:
P.O. Box 979,
Tulsa, Oklahoma 74101-0979
Please check with your employer for details and instructions.
View a list of companies that have matched gifts to the AAPG Foundation.
When you're ready to donate, please have the following information at hand:
Thank you very much for considering a gift to the AAPG Foundation. Receipts are provided for gifts over $25. Donations of $100 or more are acknowledged in the Annual Report.