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Help us develop the science leaders the world needs now

Your gift today helps science have a more meaningful and impactful role in society.

Building Shared Understanding

Your support fuels our strategic science communication training programs where we help all participants adopt intentional communication practices that build shared understanding and help foster trusting, enduring relationships between science and society.

Co-creating Solutions

With your help, we’ve been able to support scientists to collaborate more effectively with communities and policymakers, leading to more informed solutions and inspiring a shared belief that together we can co-create the conditions for people and nature to thrive.

Supporting Multiple Disciplines

Sustainable and equitable solutions protect the wellbeing of both the environment and the communities that depend on it. With your support, we connect scientists, across disciplines, experiences, and geographies to learn from one another so that we can understand and communicate environmental issues in a more holistic way.

The connections made at the training are ones that will help change the world. It was a humbling experience to be with such astounding individuals with such passion, drive, and kind hearts.

~ COMPASS Leadership Program Participant

Frequently Asked Questions


Is my donation tax deductible?

Yes! COMPASS is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization based in the United States. Our tax ID / EIN is 81-1344772. For gifts made online, we will email you a receipt for your official record to claim your donation as a deduction on your U.S. taxes. For gifts made offline by donors living in the U.S. and who provide a mailing address, you will receive a donation receipt by mail.

Can I donate by check?

Yes! Please make your check payable to COMPASS.

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