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For larger donations you may prefer to do a bank transfer or to post us a check. This also helps reduce the transaction costs for us. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for our bank account details.
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Hudson Institute of Mineralogy dba Mindat.org
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Your generous support is VERY much appreciated.
Jolyon Ralph, mindat.org founder.
There are various ways you can help donate to mindat.org.
You can donate specimens for auction, all funds raised go towards supporting mindat.org.
We would also love to have old books, periodicals, old labels, mineral-related postage stamps, share certificates, photographic prints, all sorts of things like this can be used to help grow our database of information that's freely available to everyone interested in minerals around the world. - Click here if you'd like to send us something
If you'd like to make a more substantial cash donation to mindat.org, then please contact us. Your donations help us to improve the site, giving us more time to add the neat features you want to see. And those making significant donations can help decide what the money is used for (something new you'd like to see? perhaps we can write it for you!).