The CIM Foundation (CIMF) is a not-for-profit charitable foundation (registration number 11883 4480 RR001). The Foundation supports educational programs and activities, promotes the industry as an enviable career choice, and provides scholarships.
The CIM Foundation is a separate legal entity from CIM, but was established and continues to be funded by CIM members.
All contributions are eligible for a tax credit under federal and provincial Income Tax rules. Your receipt for income tax purposes will be sent to you at the beginning of February, unless otherwise requested. The Foundation gratefully acknowledges all donors annually in the CIMF newsletter as well as the on the CIMF Web site, unless you request to remain anonymous.
CIM Distinguished Lecturers speak at CIM Branch and Student Chapter meetings across the country. They are chosen on the basis of their accomplishments in scientific, technical, management or educational activities related to the minerals industry.