Group Projects

Why should I participate in a project?

Projects are designed to help individuals who may have similar ancestry connect with one another. You should consider participating in a project if: You are looking for relevant matches. You are interested in comparing against [...]

Why am I being asked to fill out a Join Request?

The Group Administrator has chosen to require approval for participation in the Group Project. You need to include your name, email address, and why you are interested in joining the group. The administrator will respond [...]

What if my surname or region is not listed?

As people moved from place to place, surnames evolved into different spellings. When searching for a DNA project to join, look to see if one of the various spellings of your surname is listed. Geographic [...]