CFID works with strategic partners and supporters to hasten
the discovery of innovative solutions to better understand,
diagnose, prevent, control and treat existing and
emerging infectious diseases that threaten our good health.

Support Us

When you give to the Canadian Foundation for Infectious Diseases (CFID), you are helping create a healthier future for us all. Your gift supports the critical work of Canada’s medical microbiologists and infectious disease specialists and has a direct impact on their ability to identify, prevent, control and treat serious illnesses. Your donation helps protect Canadians and people worldwide from developing, spreading and succumbing to infectious diseases.

CFID/AMMI Canada Kickstarts Fundraising Initiative

Partnering for Novel Solutions in Infectious Diseases

The Canadian Foundation for Infectious Diseases (CFID) is Canada’s only charitable organization supporting research and education into the prevention, diagnosis, control and treatment of infectious diseases. To fulfill this mandate, CFID and AMMI Canada have worked together to create a new fundraising initiative, “Partnering for Novel Solutions in Infectious Diseases”.

  •   •  Your donation will be matched up to 3:1 by corporate sponsors.
  •   •  You will receive a charitable receipt for income tax purposes.
  •   •  Total potential donations: $150,000 to $1 million, depending on your help and the help of our corporate partners.
  •   •  You will help support up to 16 possible initiatives, which will benefit your practice and your research.
Funding Initiatives
  1. Emerging
  2. Infectious Diseases
  1. Therapeutic
  2. Initiatives
  1. Diagnostic
  2. Microbiology
  1. Ambulatory*, STIs,
  2. Blood-borne, other infections
Summer Research Studentships + + + +
Fellowships + + + +
Innovation & Education Awards** + + + +
Pilot Grants + + + +
*Including tropical and geographic medicine
** The Innovation and Education Awards category is designed to serve the continuing education needs of AMMI Canada members and their trainees, by offering opportunities for short-term awards that can be applied to focused areas of study or professional development (e.g., antimicrobial stewardship, clinical or laboratory skills acquisition), or innovative approaches/techniques that may benefit either research or clinical practice.

Why should you, an AMMI Canada member or the Public, support this fundraising initiative?

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Why should my organization, a potential corporate sponsor, support this fundraising initiative?

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Donate Online Now

CFID is a registered charity (# 12365 1333 RR0001). Secure online processing is provided by TD Merchant Services. Either VISA or MasterCard is accepted. An income tax receipt will be sent to you automatically once your donation has been received and processed.

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Donate by eMail, Mail or Fax

You can also send us your donation by mail or fax. Please download and complete a one-page Donation Form and return by email or surface mail (CFID c/o Dr. Susan Richardson, Hospital for Sick Children, Room 3654 Atrium, 555 University Ave., Toronto, ON M5G 1X8), or fax (416-813-6257). An income tax receipt will be sent to you automatically once your donation has been received and processed.

Thank you for your generous support.

 

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