Group Projects

Group Project Members – myProjects Walkthrough

Welcome to our myProjects!  myProjects is an exciting feature that allows our group members an interactive way to communicate with and learn from one another. As always, you can get to your group project page [...]

How many projects can I join?

We do not restrict the number of projects a customer can join; however, it is important to note that while Family Tree DNA does not impose a limit to the number of projects one can [...]

How do I contribute to a group project’s general fund?

Anyone may contribute to a group project's general fund. To do so: Go to the General Fund Donation page. ( In the first menu, select the first letter of the project's name. In the second [...]

How do I start a Group Project?

If you would like to start a Group Project, please fill out the project application. Please include any questions in the application form. You may also contact FamilyTreeDNA's customer service representatives using the Feedback form. [...]

How can I participate in a project?

If you have not tested before, select the project you wish to join, either through the Search a DNA Project box or by browsing through the list of projects on the Projects page. Then click [...]

How does project participation affect my privacy?

Joining a project does expose some identifying information about you to the project volunteer administrator. It may also expose non-identifying information about you through the project's Public Project Website (should it have one). The project [...]