Support Geoscientists without Borders® (GWB). Help transform the lives of communities in need by making a gift to the program today.
Water Resources Management (WRM) including Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH), Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR), pollution mitigation, habitat management, and cultural and heritage preservation are some of the ways GWB helps address global challenges.
Geoscientists without Borders® Support Fund – Endowment
GWB projects support global communities in need by utilizing applied geosciences, technology, and knowledge transfer.
Earthquake, tsunami, landslide, and volcano preparedness (geohazards) for Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR), water resources management including Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH), pollution mitigation, habitat management, and archaeology-based projects help transform the lives of thousands of people in vulnerable communities. Make an impact by making a gift to the program today. Please visit our Geoscientists without Borders® page to learn more about the global reach of GWB.
Matching Funds Available – Geoscientists without Borders® Support Fund
GWB projects support global communities in need by utilizing applications of geoscience knowledge and technology, while ensuring long-term sustainability by engaging the next generation of geoscientists. Project grants along with overall program development and implementation are all supported by the GWB Support Fund.
Many of the world’s most pressing humanitarian issues fall into categories where geoscientists can make significant contributions because of their unique and advanced knowledge. These issues include Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene (WASH); habitat management; Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) [landslides, earthquakes, tsunamis and volcanoes preparedness and early warning systems] and environmental and cultural conservation. Please visit our Geoscientists without Borders® page to learn more about the world-wide impact of GWB.
Michael C. Forrest Honorary Fund (GWB) – Endowment
The SEG Foundation has established an honorary endowment funds to honor outstanding SEG colleagues, who have made significant contributions to geophysics, SEG, and the energy sector. The first Honorary Endowed Fund has been dedicated to Michael C. Forrest for his lifelong leadership and contributions in these areas.
Mike has chosen the Geoscientists without Borders® (GWB) program as the beneficiary for his named honorary endowed fund – the Michael C. Forrest Honorary Endowed Fund. Please join countless others, who are honoring Mike with a gift to the GWB endowment today. Matching funds for this campaign are currently available for individual donors.
Donations of software, equipment, and time are gratefully accepted and put to good use.
What’s the Difference Between Gift Types?
Funds are to be invested and the earnings spent according to the Board-designated annual spending rate.
Funds are to be used for operating and programmatic expenditures and are received with the intent of being spent within 12 to 24 months of receipt.
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