November 21, 2019 (New York, NY) – The Jim Collins Foundation (JCF), a national nonprofit organization with a mission to fund gender-affirming surgeries, has been given a $15,000 donation by Health Care Advocate International Inc. This donation will be added to the Founders’ Grant Fund which covers 100% of the surgical fees associated with gender-affirming surgery.
Since 2011, JCF has awarded 25 surgical grants, with many of these covering 100% of the surgical fees. “JCF is extremely grateful to the Health Care Advocate International for this generous donation,” said Jody Randall, JCF president. “Donations like this increase our ability to award more grants, allowing transgender people to have access to these life-changing and life-saving surgeries.”
The 2021 grant application will open on May 15, 2020 and continue through August 1, 2020 at 11:59 PM EST.