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Several Surname Projects have different sources of funding to help pay for
some of their members' tests. I had not started that for any of the groups
that I moderate.
However, we now learn that FamilyTree DNA will help with that part. All you
have to do is send check, money order, PayPal, or Credit Card information
Family Tree DNA - Genealogy by Genetics, Ltd.
1919 North Loop West, Suite 110
Houston, Texas 77008
Then in a note or "memo" part of check, etc., include the Project Name and
earmark it for the General Fund..."LABOYTEAUX Project General Fund".
Then perhaps we can help different branches become represented.