Become a Donor!

Donations are used as discretionary funds to support activities of the Program in Genetics.


  • Fall and Spring Graduation
  • The Genetics Program Seminar Series
  • The GGSA Vendor Show
  • NC Museum of Natural Sciences outreach events (Darwin Day, Bug Fest, and Brain Awareness Night)
  • Genetics Undergraduate and Graduate Social Activities
  • The Genetics Graduate Program Recruitment Event
All of these events and activities would not be possible without your sponsorship! Thank you!!!

To make a donation, please send a check made out to “NC College of Sciences Foundation

Earmarked “Genetics Enhancement Fund”  to:

Melissa Robbins

NC State University

Department of Biological Sciences, Genetics Program

Box 7614

112 Derieux Place

Raleigh, NC 27695-7614.


The Genetics Program would like to gratefully acknowledge the support of our donors!



Friends of Genetics: $5 – $199

Receives a Genetics coffee travel tumbler.

Dr. Betty Gardner

Kevin Gillespie

Lossie Rooney

Dr. Mary Anna Carbone and Dr. Ignazio Carbone

Dr. Peter Balint-Kurti

Dr. Troy Ghashghaei

Dr. Anna Stepanova and Dr. Jose Alonso




Gene Level: $200 – $449

Receives a Genetics notebook with attached pen

+ a Genetics coffee travel tumbler.

Dr. Robert Anholt and Dr. Trudy Mackay

Chromosome Level: $500 – $999

Receives a Genetics 4-in-1 pen 

(flashlight, laser pointer, stylus, and pen)

+ a Genetics coffee travel tumbler.

Your name here!



Exome Level: $1000 – $1999

Receives a Genetics tote bag + one gift of choice.

Your name here!


Genome Level: $2000 and above

Receives a Genetics t-shirt + two gifts of choice.

Dr. Henry Schaffer