Ways to Give | Society for Science & the Public

Ways to Give

Make a Gift to Society for Science & the Public and you will help advance our programs for Science Literacy, Equity, and Access, Science News award winning journalism, and our Science Education Competitions.


Help fund our mission to promote the understanding and appreciation of science and the vital role it plays in human advancement: to inform, educate, and inspire.

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Make a Gift of Stock

We are pleased to accept gifts of stock or securities. Click here for more information.

Major Gifts

Learn about ways to fully fund or support core projects and initiatives of the Society for Science &the Public. Contact Bruce Makous at 202-872-5138 or bmakous@societyforscience.org.

Planned Giving

Did you know there are ways to support the Society for Science & the Public besides simply writing a check? When you plan a gift as part of your overall estate and financial plans, you can preserve our mission and receive benefits for you and your loved ones. Contact Bruce Makous at 202-872-5138 or bmakous@societyforscience.org, or click here to Learn more about Planned Giving.

IRA Rollover Information

Get a special tax break by transferring all or part your IRA (up to $100,000 per individual). Click here for more information. Or contact Bruce Makous at (202) 872-5138.

Science News in High Schools

Science News in High Schools puts our award-winning magazine, Science News, into classrooms across the country — giving thousands of science teachers a unique, accessible way to connect the most important new research and discoveries with their students' lives. Give to Science News in High Schools

Give the Gift of Science News

Give your favorite science lover a full year of the latest research & discoveries -- written by experts in accessible language. Your gift helps the Society promote science literacy and keep strong science at the center of public life. Give a Gift Membership

Workplace Giving & Matching

Many companies have programs where your employer will “match” a charitable contribution you make to a non-profit such as Society for Science & the Public. This is a great opportunity to maximize your gift to the Society. Check with your company’s Human Resources department to see if your employer has a matching gift program.  Society for Science & the Public also participates in the Combined Federal Campaign (CFC #92454), state employee campaigns, and several corporate campaigns.  Learn more here.

Questions about Giving? Contact us.

Questions? We want to help you. Email give@societyforscience.org