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You are the Motivation behind our Momentum

The challenges are real, and the momentum continues

Because YOU are on our team

Chronic complex diseases rob people of their ability to lead full and energetic lives.  Your support advances urgent biomedical research to find treatments and a cure for  ME/CFS and related diseases such as Post-Treatment Lyme Disease Syndrome, Fibromyalgia, and Post-COVID Syndrome.

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As a monthly donor, you provide uninterrupted investment into ME/CFS research and ensure that research momentum is sustained year-round!

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ME/CFS Research Data: the heart of the matter

With your support, Open Medicine Foundation funds open, collaborative research so that, as soon as possible, precise diagnostic tools and life-changing treatments can be available to people with ME/CFS and related chronic, complex diseases such as Post-Treatment Lyme Disease Syndrome, Fibromyalgia, and Post-COVID Syndrome.

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You are the Motivation
behind our Momentum

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Myalgic Encephalomyelitis / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME / CFS) Post Treatment Lyme Disease Syndrome (PTLDS), Fibromyalgia Leading Research. Delivering Hope.Open Medicine Foundation®

What are the advantages of giving from your Donor Advised Fund (DAF)?

  • Your gifts to your donor advised fund entitle you to an immediate income tax deduction at the time of contribution.
  • You avoid capital gains tax on appreciated assets you place in your donor advised fund.
  • Your fund’s investment gains accumulate tax free.
  • Funds are distributed to Open Medicine Foundation in your name and immediately put to use to support our worldwide research efforts.

How do I make a donation through my DAF?

Just click on the DAF widget below. It is simple and convenient to find your fund among the over 900 funds in our system.

Still can’t find your fund? 

  • Request a grant distribution through your Donor Advised Fund sponsor
  • Be sure to use OMF’s EIN #26-4712664
  • You can also designate OMF as a beneficiary for your Donor Advised Fund
  • Questions? Give us a call at 650-242-8669