Contribute to the Galactic Center Group

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UCLA allows for individual contributions to the Galactic Center Group. Your generous support will directly enable a world-class team of faculty, researchers, and students to explore our Universe with unprecedented clarity, transform our understanding of black holes, and make new discoveries.

Your charitable donation can be made at UCLA’s secure Giving Webpage. Your contibution is tax deductible and will promote and strengthen UCLA’s Galactic Center Group’s mission to transform our understanding of black holes and the role they play in the Universe by:

  • • Enabling new observations and modeling of the center of our Galaxy, the only galaxy in which the measurements of stellar orbits around a supermassive black hole are possible.
  • • Advancing new technologies and methodologies to overcome the blurring effects of the Earth’s atmosphere and obtain the sharpest images possible of astronomical sources.
  • • Educating the next generation of scientists.
  • • Bringing the excitement of forefront science to the general public.
  • To continue please to go to UCLA’s secure Giving webpage to make your donation.


    We also encourage you to become a member of the UCLA Galactic Center Group's Star Society. This is a special group of GCG supporters who have taken a leadership investment in the exciting exploration, discovery and research done by the Galactic Center Group. Click here to learn more about Star Society membership benefits, and how to join.

    Thank You - The Galactic Center Group.