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How You Can Help


IGG Center

Ramapo College

505 Ramapo Valley Road
Mahwah, New Jersey 07430


Support the IGG Center

The IGG Center relies on donations to perform IGG case work, expand the reach of IGG to underrepresented groups, and conduct research on the uses of IGG and its ethical boundaries.

Your support will help fund the efforts of the IGG Center. All donations are tax deductible to the extent allowed by the law.

IGG case work provided by the IGG Center is pro bono. However, agencies that refer cases to us must still pay for DNA testing and the fees to upload to FamilyTreeDNA and GEDmatch.

Here are some examples of how your donations, depending on the amount, can be used:

  • $450 – provides bioinformatics for a DNA profile
  • $700 – provides for a DNA profile to be uploaded to GEDmatchPro
  • $1,500 – provides for DNA testing on blood or semen
  • $5,000 – provides for DNA testing on human skeletal remains

Any donation amount will help the IGG Center in securing justice through the ethical and proficient use of IGG.


Contribute your DNA profile

DNA Justice is a nonprofit DNA database intended to help resolve violent crimes and unidentified human remains cases using investigative genetic genealogy. In this video, learn how to upload your DNA profile to DNA justice to be a part of this mission.


How to Upload to GEDmatch from AncestryDNA

In this video, follow along with Cairenn Binder of Ramapo College IGG Center to learn how to upload your DNA data to GEDmatch from AncestryDNA. Your DNA can help resolve violent crime and unidentified remains cases.