American Friends of the Ri

American Friends of the Royal Institution is a registered not-for-profit support organisation with the Internal Revenue Service, enabling our US supporters to make their donations more tax efficient.

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The Royal Institution has an international reach and we love to welcome friends from the United States and Canada.

You can join our American Friends as a Patron or by making an individual donation.

If you are a taxpayer in the United States or Canada your patronage subscription may be tax deductible.

To make an individual donation, please make cheques payable to “The American Friends of the Royal Institution” and send to either of these addresses:

The Development Office
Royal Institution of Great Britain
21 Albemarle Street

American Friends of the Royal Institution, Inc.
c/o Chapel & York Limited,
1000 N West Street, Suite 1200
DE 19801

Many thanks for your support of the Ri.

Contact us

Please contact the development team for more information on or call on +44 (0)20 7670 6539.

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