Many projects have the financial support of surname societies
and groups to help further their DNA research and have made
great strides in defining family lines.
I know for a fact, that our project could grow much faster if we
had the financial resourses to sponsor tests of folks who are
willing...but lack the funds to pay for testing. Many of our tests
have been sponsored by folks who are interested....but couldn't
take the test because they are not straight line descendants or,
in many cases are females who are precluded from taking the
We now have the capability of accumulating funds in an account
held in trust for our project by FTDNA. Some projects have gotten
contributions as memoriums for a passing friend or relative. Others
have used this as a means for several members of a family line to
contribute sponsorship of one of their own to take the test as a
representative. In other cases...folks who have found the true
value of DNA testing as an integral part of genealogical research
have made contributions to help further the science.
Contributions can be made by credit card, by Pay Pal or by mail.
If you would like to make a contribution....for a family sponsored
project or whatever the reason you can do so by clicking on the