myGroups (Beta) Walkthrough

Welcome to our myGroups Beta!  myGroups is an exciting new feature that allows our group members an interactive way to communicate with and learn from one [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]