Better Health, Brighter Future

Grants and Donations

At Shire, we believe in the power of partnerships and collaboration. This is why we are proud to support Canadian organizations who, in their own way, strive to enable Canadians living with life-altering conditions to lead better lives.

Shire provides financial support to charitable, not-for-profit associations and other organizations for initiatives meant to improve healthcare, health education and other community-type based activities that, ultimately, lead to positive benefits for Canadians.

There are two categories of support to which you may be eligible to apply.

  1. Donations to Healthcare or Community-Based Organizations

    If you are the representative of a healthcare-related or community-based organization seeking support from Shire, please complete the Shire Canada Donations application form.

    Once you have completed the application form, please submit the form by email to or by mail to: 

    Community Support
    Shire Pharma Canada ULC
    Bay Adelaide Centre
    22 Adelaide Street West
    Suite 3800
    Toronto, ON M5H 4E3

    To help in your planning, the following deadlines have been established in order to ensure that all submissions are processed in a timely manner.

    Donation Application Deadlines

    January 1

    March 1

    May 1

    July 1

    September 1

    November 1

    Once we have received your application, the necessary due diligence will be conducted on your submission and a response will be provided within 6 weeks of the Donation Application Deadline.

    Please note you must be an organization located in Canada to be eligible.

  2. Shire Grants Program

    Shire also continues to provide support to healthcare professionals through our Grants program.  These applications are facilitated via an online portal at and we invite you to complete the forms online. Grants are reviewed on an ongoing basis.


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