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The Canadian Research Institute for the Advancement of Women depends on the support of its members and donors from across Canada.

CRIAW-ICREF is a non-profit organization and federally registered charity (Charitable Registration No: 123269680 RR 0001). We issue tax receipts for donations, and partial tax receipts for membership contributions (amounts over $30, which is the regular membership fee, will be awarded a tax receipt).


Thank you! Your donation supports CRIAW-ICREF’s important ongoing research work. We issue tax receipts for your full donation.

Become a Member or Renew your Membership

Your membership supports CRIAW-ICREF’s fact sheets, ongoing research work and collaboration. As a member, you gain access to CRIAW-ICREF’s print publications, such as our research tools, for free. Members also receive the CRIAW-ICREF eNewsletter, fact sheets and policy papers directly in their inbox.

Monthly Membership

Monthly memberships offer a more reliable and predictable financial base and decreases our administrative labour so we can spend more time producing the meaningful work for women’s equality.

Annual Membership

$15.00 CAD – Solidarity
Student, under-employed, under-funded women’s organizations

$30.00 CAD – Regular
Regular Membership

$55.00 CAD – Support
Includes a $25 tax receipt for your donation

$150.00 CAD – Sustaining
Includes a $120 tax receipt for your donation

Institutional Membership

For Women’s Studies Departments, foundations, research institutes, government departments, etc.