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There are several ways that you can support the important work of The Royal Canadian Geographical Society. Support us in the way that works best for you.


The Royal Canadian Geographical Society’s educational programs are supported by annual donations from Society members. The Society is a registered charitable organization.

To make an online donation to the Society, please click here. Or, to make a donation by telephone, you may contact the Society at (613) 745-4629.

Donations of marketable securities

The Royal Canadian Geographical Society is grateful to accept donations of marketable securities that are traded on a recognized stock exchange.

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Our subscribers play a critical role in helping the Society to carry out its mission “to make Canada better known”.

Not only will you receive our award-winning magazine, Canadian Geographic, your support will also ensure that the Society’s valuable education programs continue to foster a spirit of discovery and a love of Canada.


The Royal Canadian Geographical Society is very thankful to the Weston Family Foundation for their ongoing generosity in support of the Society’s mission, to make Canada better known to Canadians and the world. We are particularly thankful to the Weston Family Foundation for their gift to the Society in 2020 which facilitated this new site, the digital home of the Royal Canadian Geographical Society.