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The MEFM Society of BC expresses its heartfelt gratitude to all of those who support our work; your gift matters, to all of those who suffer from ME or FM. We appreciate each and every one of you.

Opera Mariposa

Thanks to generous event sponsors and the talent and giving hearts of sisters Jacqueline and Stephanie Ko, both of whom live with ME, the MEFM Society of BC has been the grateful recipient of over $80,000 in seven years - funds that are already making a difference in the lives of thousands of patients and their families throughout the province.

For more information, see Opera Mariposa.

Donors

 

The following names include those who donated a minimum of $50 to the Society in 2020 and 2021. 

Debra Hagen                                Wendy Oberland                            Craig Lawson   

Bob & Rose Wylie                        Lorraine Child                                  Anne Jaeggle

Terry Snelgrove                            Megan Sadownik                            Douglas Hope

Harmony Wills                              Jennifer Goulet                               Sharon Rousseau

Michelle Schmidt                          James Marney                                 John Bates

Katherine Cashmore                   Mavis Dixon                                   

The following names include those who donated a minimum of $500 to the Society in 2020 and 2021. 

Barbara Geddes                         Heather Gardiner                          Lawrence Dawe

Shannon Smith

The following names include those who donated a minimum of $7500 to the Society in 2020 and 2021.

The Wickerson Foundation

Research Funding
 
The MEFM Society was also pleased to announce the successful funding of two research projects aiming to supply neuroimaging tools to help patients living with myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME), also known as chronic fatigue syndrome. Both research awards are funded and supported by BC SUPPORT Unit Fraser Centre, and represent a total investment of $40,000.  For more information, see our related News article
Unmet Needs Project
 
The ME|FM Society of BC, in partnership with the Complex Chronic Diseases Program (CCDP) at BC Women’s Hospital + Health Centre, a program of the Provincial Health Services Authority, received a Vancouver Foundation Convene grant of $20,000 to support a community engagement project that will begin to examine the unmet needs of British Columbians living with Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME).