Thank you for your annual support of AGU!

At the Fall Meeting, the AGU community is given the opportunity to say “Thank You!” to our donors. We look forward to seeing you at a donor luncheon, reception, or a presentation and hope you take advantage of the special benefits you have as an AGU donor.

Make your qualifying gift at To register for these events email

Donor Meeting Perks

Donor Fast Lane 

Sunday, 14 December, 12:00 P.M. – 6:30 P.M.
Monday, 15 December, 6:00 A.M. – 7:30 P.M.
Tuesday, 16 December, 7:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M.
Wednesday – Friday, 17-19 December, 7:30 A.M. – 5:00 P.M.
Moscone West – First Floor

Avoid those long registration lines! Donors giving an annual gift of $250 or more are encouraged to save time by using the Donor Fast Lanes in the Registration area of Moscone West, 1st Floor. The Donor Fast Lane will be available during regular Registration Services hours:

If you have questions about your annual gift or your eligibility for this year, please contact

Morning Coffee for Donors

Monday-Thursday, 14-17 December, 6:00 A.M. – 9:00 A.M.
Moscone West – Overlook 2018

Donors giving an annual gift of $100 or more are invited to start the morning with a cup of coffee!

Afternoon Hospitality Reception

Monday – Thursday, 14-17 December, 4:00 P.M. – 6:00 P.M
Moscone West – Overlook 2018

Donors giving an annual gift of $100 or more are invited to join AGU Leadership to relax and enjoy refreshments while discussing topics important to AGU members and the scientific community.

Patron Lounge

Monday – Friday, 14-18 December, 6 A.M. – 7 P.M.
Moscone West – Overlook 2022

AGU invites all donors and meeting attendees to meet and relax in this space.

Donor Luncheons, Evening Receptions, & Presentations

Student Travel Grant Appreciation Luncheon

Monday 14 December, 12:30 P.M. – 2:00 P.M.
InterContinental San Francisco – InterContinental Ballroom C
AGU’s generous benefactors and Student Travel Grant recipients are invited to share lunch and celebrate the Student Travel Grant program.


Presentation: Bay Area Geoscapes

Tuesday 15 December 2015, 9:15 A.M. – 10:00 A.M.
Moscone West – Overlook 2018

Join geologist Dr. John Karachewski in discovering the complex and interesting geology of the Bay Area through pictures and stories.


Supporters Circle Luncheon

Tuesday 15 December, 12:30 P.M. – 2:00 P.M
San Francisco Marriott Marquis – Golden Gate C1

Members of the Supporters Circle (AGU donors who have made a $100 contribution or more in 2015) are invited to lunch as a thank you for their generosity and leadership.


Sustainers Circle/25 & 50 Year Member Reception

Thursday 17 December, 6:30 P.M. – 8:00 P.M.
InterContinental San Francisco – Sutter

A reception recognizing donors whose commitment to giving spans 10 consecutive years or 25/50 years of membership.