Making a gift to the American Academy of Periodontology Foundation is an easy way to support the future of your specialty. All donations to the AAP Foundation are tax-deductible in accordance with the law.
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The AAP Foundation has many ways for companies to become involved with our work. The AAP Foundation menu of corporate opportunities can be found here.
Each year when you renew your membership dues to the American Academy of Periodontology, you are given the option of making a $200 payment to the Sustaining Fund. The Sustaining Fund helps to support the fund-raising and grant-making activities of the Foundation.
The Visionary Society recognizes individuals who commit to making planned and estate gifts to the Foundation in any amount.
Consider giving a memorial gift in memory of a deceased loved one or friend, or in honor of a special occasion such as the birth of a baby or a wedding. The AAP Foundation receives memorial gifts throughout the year.
PLANNED GIVING CENTRAL
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THE CALIFORNIA SOCIETY EDUCATION FUND
The California Society of Periodontists has partnered with the AAP Foundation to create a fund that will be used primarily to support students that serve as liaison to the CSP Board of Directors. This support will facilitate their role of serving in governance during their student years and beyond. The AAP Foundation administers the CSP Education Fund, which will also be used to support periodontal education and periodontics in California. Support the CSP Education Fund here.
NEW CENTURY CLUB
The New Century Club is a special donor category reserved exclusively for AAP Student Members who donate to the AAP Foundation. The program is structured to make it easier for Student Members to become donors by offering two levels of New Century Club membership.
BOWERS ENDOWMENT FUND FOR THE ABP
The Gerald M. Bowers Endowment Fund for the ABP was created to ensure the financial stability and growth of the specialty's certifying board, and implementation of appropriate new technologies supporting rigorous testing standards.