While it has been a challenging year with in-person celebrations either paused or postponed, life has not stopped. Similarly, critical research at the Weizmann Institute has not stopped. In response, Weizmann Canada launched The Lab Registry.
It’s estimated that mental health disorders begin before age 16 in about half of those individuals impacted. With the current pandemic acting as an accelerant for mental health issues, a recent research investment from Toronto residents Laura and Anthony Beck is particularly momentous.
For certain donors, the coronavirus crisis brings two seemingly incompatible goals into sharp relief: funding a cause that they believe in and maintaining control over the family’s financial capital. Establishing a virtual endowment can reconcile these goals.