The Henry Kendall Society

Leadership giving for the Union of Concerned Scientists

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Nobel laureate. Teacher. Passionate advocate for the responsible use of science to preserve and protect our environment. Chair of the Union of Concerned Scientists Board for more than 25 years.

Dr. Henry Kendall led with the firm conviction that the collective power of scientists and everyday people could make a great change to humanity's stewardship of Earth. His legacy endures as UCS convenes the world’s leading experts and mobilizes widespread action to address the planet’s most pressing needs. By joining the Henry Kendall Society, you can be a part of that vision.

How do I join?

Through contributions of $1,000 or a monthly gift of $85 or more, Henry Kendall Society members foster and strengthen this legacy by supporting a unique partnership between activists and scientists. They can take pride in providing the resources UCS needs to achieve real change—now, and for generations to come.

Become a leader in ensuring a healthy environment and a safer world by joining the Kendall Society today. You can also make a gift from your donor advised fund or make a gift of stock.

For information about the Henry Kendall Society or leadership giving at UCS, contact [email protected] or 800-666-8276.


  • Invitations to participate in high-level virtual and in-person events with senior UCS scientists and experts.
  • Special updates from senior UCS staff and other experts on current issues and events.
  • Direct access to a UCS staff member who is responsible for answering your questions and providing information.
  • Complimentary copies of UCS reports and publications, as well as a subscription to our magazine, Catalyst.
  • The option to be personally recognized in our annual report.
  • A 20% discount on all merchandise at the UCS web store (

With a gift of $1,000 or more, Henry Kendall Society members help ensure real-world solutions to the critical environmental, energy, and global security challenges of our day.

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