The A K Rice Institute is a registered 501 c3 non profit organization. Contributions are tax deductible.

There are a number of ways to support the work of the institute. To make a credit card donation to the A. K. Rice Institute, please follow the links below to make your payment via PayPal.


A contribution to our operations. Though we  have a very minimal administrative structure and are no longer employing a full time administrator it is critical to insure our continued operations. These basic functions include managing the membership dues, inquiries, database and mailing lists. Hosting and maintaining the website. Tax, accounting and regulatory compliance. Managing deposits and payments for the International conference and Dialogues style events. Answering inquiries from the outside.

Dino Zanini Scholarship Fund

We endeavor to make our conferences and events accessible to a wide range of participants preferably without regard to their ability to pay. In order to do this we maintain a scholarship reserve earmarked for this purpose. This fund is in memory of Dino Zaninni who passionately believed in the power of group relations and supported it through his work, teaching and mentorship. If sending a check to the address below, please indicate the Zaninni Scholarship Fund in the memo.

Faith Gabelnick Fund

The Faith Gabelnick Fund was created to honor Faith who in addition to being a former AKRI president she was an ambassador to the international Group Relations community. This fund is used to support travel to and from International Group relations events.

Texas Center Legacy Fund

The primary purpose of the Texas Center Legacy Fund is to financially support trainees and candidates in the AKRI Training and Certification Program.  Texas Center Legacy Funds are intended to support and enhance trainees’ competencies and help them complete required activities.

You may give any amount to one of more of these funds on a one time or annual basis. Please indicate if you want your contribution to be anonymous.

To make a donation by check, send to:
A. K. Rice Institute
818 SW 3rd #221-3660
Portland, OR 97204
*Make check payable to A. K. Rice Institute