CCST is a nonpartisan, independent, not-for-profit 501(c)(3) corporation. For tax purposes, gifts to
CCST are fully tax deductible.
CCST conducts some commissions for various state agencies, but relies on funding from foundations,
companies, and other philanthropies to initiate other key studies and projects that are important
for the future well-being of California. Work funded by private sources is conducted according to
the same strict, rigorous, and impartial processes that guide every CCST activity.
The diversity of CCST's funding sources helps it remain an independent and impartial source of
science and technology expertise. Your donation can help support any of the following:
Specific area of interest where CCST is developing proposals for study (e.g.
education, energy research, regional climate change)
California Teacher Advisory Council (more info)