The Fund is a long-term capital management tool designed to
provide Long Now with the stability to sustain itself over the
long-term, and the flexibility to react strategically to
opportunities and challenges that may arise in the future.
The Fund itself is thematically invested to leverage the slow
realization of long-term trends, and its gradual development is
overseen by a special advisory council of investors and
entrepreneurs with expertise in long-term capital management.
Please consider helping The Long Now Foundation become a truly
long-term organization by making a tax-deductible donation to
The Fund of the Long Now this giving season.
To show our sincere appreciation for your support, we will be
recognizing donations of $1,000 or more with an extraordinary
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If you'd like to be part of something ambitious, visionary, and downright monumental, consider making a donation or joining as a member of Long Now. In return, Long Now offers you the opportunity, as Stewart Brand says, to be instructed, amused and even inspired. Your contribution is tax deductible, of course.
Our monthly Seminars About Long-term Thinking are made possible through the generous support of our Seminar Sponsors and Long Now Members.
We offer $5,000 and $15,000 annual Sponsorships; $15,000 Sponsors are invited to attend dinner with the speaker after each Seminar, and $5,000 Sponsors may choose to attend any four dinners during the sponsored year.
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The Long Now Foundation is entirely funded by
private gifts and grants from supporters like you. Please consider
making a tax-deductible donation today—or
become a member and join
our community of long-term thinkers from around the world.
Membership starts at $8/month, includes complimentary event tickets,
and only takes a few minutes to set up.
Your support will directly impact our mission to
foster long-term thinking and responsibility in the framework of the
next 10,000 years.
Please don't forget to ask your employer about
any gift matching opportunities.
The full scale 10,000 Year Clock is now under construction. While there is no completion date scheduled, we do plan to open it to the public once it is ready.
If you are interested in volunteering your time and expertise to Long Now, tell us about yourself in an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.