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Day 1 Grant

Fertility Friends Foundation is a registered Canadian charity that provides educational resources and financial support for families going through fertility treatments.



The Day 1 grant application is now OPEN! 

Emily Getz, Founder of Day 1 Fertility

Day 1 Grant

Day 1 Fertility is introducing the Day 1 Grant, where 10% of proceeds from Day 1 Fertility will go towards individuals or couples who hope to build their families through assisted reproduction. 

The Day 1 Grant Eligibility Criteria:

Fertility Friends Foundation funds a range of procedures including, but not limited to, in vitro fertilization, egg and sperm donation, and gestational surrogacy.  We do not reimburse for treatments that have already begun or give funding for Frozen Embryo Transfer (FET).

Applicants must be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident and reside in Ontario.  Applicants must have a medical diagnosis of infertility certified in writing by a medical provider with the following exceptions:

1.  Applicants who are members of the LGBTQ2S+ community
2.  Applicants who are single

  • Applicants must have seen a Reproductive Endocrinologist within the previous 6 months.

  • All applicants must not have a medical condition that would pose a serious risk to themselves or, in the case of females, the child they would carry (e.g. active acute infections).

  • All applicants must possess the means to offer continued child support (at least one partner must maintain employment).

  • Recipients must begin treatment within 6 months after receiving the grant.

Clinical Criteria For Grant Applicants:

Applicants MUST be between 18 and 50 years of age.

  • Heterosexual couples MUST meet the ASRM definition of infertility

  • Same sex couples only:

  • Same sex females: MUST have completed 6 IUI cycles unless other diagnosis of infertility has been made.

You don't have to give up your life for fertility

Many individuals are looking for help to start a family on their own. The generous support of individuals like you makes it possible to alleviate the financial and psychological burden of infertility.

Grant Application

Grants are open to individuals or couples who hope to build their family through assisted reproduction.  Our committee takes financial hardship seriously and consideration will be given to each grant recipients.

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