Life-changing lottery. 
Life-saving research.

Every 7 minutes in Canada someone dies of heart disease or stroke. 1.6 million Canadians live with the disabling effects.

This is why the Heart and Stroke Foundation has a critical priority of funding life-saving research.
Today 23 talented medical researchers in Ontario — among the very best in the world — are
funded thanks to the generosity of Heart&Stroke Lottery supporters like you.

Here's a glance at just a few:

Thanks to your lottery purchase, we’re able to fund the best medical minds to conduct
groundbreaking research.

  • McMaster University
  • University of Ottawa Heart Institute
  • Western University
  • Ottawa Hospital
  • Queen’s University
  • St. Michael’s Hospital
  • The Hospital for Sick Children
  • Mount Sinai Hospital
  • Lakehead University
  • Toronto General Hospital
  • Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
  • University of Toronto

The above institutions receive research grants from the Heart and Stroke Foundation.


With your generous support, we fund research that creates more heart and stroke survivors.

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