~Nov 29 2021
CELEBRATING INTERNATIONAL COSMO DAY
In celebration of Diabetes Awareness Month in November ‘21 and recognition of International Cosmopolitan Day on November 6, 2021 the Cosmopolitan Foundation Canada voted unnanomously to participate in a Matching Program in November/December of this year in the amount of $50,000.
A project for the matching funds was identified and on Saturday, Nov 6th, WCF Governor Tammy Allen and CFCI President, Cheryl MacKenzie made the donation to representatives from the Alberta Diabetes Foundation and Lead Researcher, Dr. Jean Buteau.
For more information on the specific project being funded by this grant, you can visit the ADF webiste at https://www.albertadiabetesfoundation.com/a-novel-molecule-that-has-the-potential-to-regenerate-beta-cell-mass-and-function .