Product has been added to the basket

Pass on a passion for geoscience

person standing on rock helping another up with a beautiful sunset in the background

Donate to The Geological Society

As a charity, we rely on funding from a variety of sources in order to continue and grow our activities. Donating to our work is a way of investing in the future of geoscience, ensuring that more people have an opportunity to share our passion for investigating the Earth. Your support is critical if we are to have a chance of securing the future geoscience expertise necessary to address the global challenges we face.

How to give

There are many ways in which you can make a donation:

Make an online donation

Donate online via Paypal, credit or debit card.Choose how much you'd like to donate and select which
area of our work you'd like to donate to                                                                                                                     

    Donate online       

Make a donation by phone

If you prefer to make a donation by phone you can call us between 9am - 5pm Monday to Friday                                    

 Call 020 7432 0606 


Text GSL 70560 and donate £10

Texts will cost the donation amount plus one standard network rate message, and you’ll be opting into
hearing more from us. If you would like to donate but don’t wish to hear more from us, please text GSLNOINFO instead 




 Text GSL 70560       


Set up a regular donation by Direct Debit

Complete our online form to set up a regular donation via Direct Debit                                                                          

 Direct Debit form    

Thank you to all Fellows and friends for your continued support of our valuable work.

Sponsor our Collections

Spectacle catalogue merge

Help safeguard the Society’s most important collections for future generations by sponsoring one of our books, archives or maps. Head over to our Sponsor our Collections page to find out more, including all the details on our current fundraising campaign, known as our "Written in History" appeal. 

Company Partnerships

children watching a woman writing on a whiteboard with geological images on display around them

Partnering with the Geological Society can enhance your brand, while helping to meet Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) objectives.

There are a number of ways businesses can get involved, including through, supporting our education and outreach activities or sponsoring a conference or event. We understand that no two businesses are the same and we will work with you to develop a bespoke package tailored to meet your specific needs and objectives.

Legacies and gifts in memory

group of people overlooking a sunset

When you leave a gift in your Will to the Society or choose to donate in someone’s memory, you help ensure that we can continue to champion the Earth science community for future generations. Find out more.

Trusts and Foundations

upper library at the geological society

We are very grateful to the Trusts and Foundations that support our activities. This valuable help enables us to offer an increasing range of educational and community outreach activities, improve access to geological resources, conserve and develop our world class library and continue to grow our activities championing a diverse and inclusive geoscience community.

Become a member

silhouettes of seven people linking their hands in the air

Join the Geological Society today and enjoy a wealth of fantastic benefits including free access to our extensive Library services, discounted events and training courses and so much more. Visit our membership page for further details.

Contact Us

Development Team
The Geological Society
Burlington House
Piccadilly London

We value your feedback. If you would like to make a complaint about fundraising, please see our Complaints Procedure.

Fundraising Regulator logo