Help us fund Educational Fellowships!
The VENTRICULAR FOUNDATION funds low income students who apply and meet eligibility criteria.
Click the Yellow Donation Button at the bottom of this page to get started!
For a donation of just $25 you can cover the cost of a College Entrance Exam Prep Book for a low income student!
For a donation of just $50 you can cover the cost of a Advanced Placement (AP) exam fee for a low income student!
For a donation of just $70 you can cover the cost of a College Application Fee for a low income student!
Help us teach Neuroscience!
We work together with graduate students and professors at UC Davis to visit schools and participate in local educational events to educate students and the public about basic scientific research, and the benefits of understanding brain function, development and evolution. With your donation we are able to buy the supplies we need to educate students of all ages!
For a donation of just $10 you can cover the cost of one tube of electrode gel for our school visits!
For a donation of just $30 you can cover the cost of 100 electrode pads for our school visits!
For a donation of just $250 you can cover the cost of a brand new Backyard Brains Neuroscience kit for our school visits!
Do you order off of Amazon?
Use Amazon Smile to support us!
AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon with the same products, prices, and shopping features as Amazon.com. The difference is that when you shop on AmazonSmile, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price of eligible products to the charitable organization of your choice.
On your first visit to AmazonSmile (smile.amazon.com) you will be prompted to select a charitable organization from our list of eligible organizations. Please search “The Ventricular Foundation” and add us! Share this page and AmazonSmile with your friends and family too!
Have you seen our Guidestar profile?
We invite you to click on the GuideStar Seal of Transparency seen below in order to see a wealth of up-to-date information about our organization. Simply create a free account to access our information. We earned a 2019 Platinum Seal of Transparency, the highest level of recognition offered by GuideStar, the world’s largest source of nonprofit information. By sharing metrics that highlight progress, The Ventricular Foundation is making toward our mission. In accordance with our belief in being transparent about our work, we are excited to convey our organization’s results in a user-friendly and highly visual manner. We can now easily share metrics with our supporters as well as GuideStar’s immense online audience, which includes donors, grantmakers, our peers, and the media. We encourage you to visit our Nonprofit Profile on GuideStar to see what we’re all about.
You will contribute to the teaching and learning of Neuroscience!
“The brain is a world consisting of a number of unexplored continents and great stretches of unknown territory.”
-Santiago Ramón y Cajal
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