Foundation to Offer Fertility Grant to Nigerians


Martins Ifijeh

The Ibidunni Ighodalo Foundation (IIF) is now accepting applications for its 2017 grants towards fertility treatments. Interested couples are advised to submit their applications online at not later than Friday, 30 June 2017.

The IIF Fertility Grant offers funds toward fertility treatments of various kinds of fertility issues such as In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) and Intrauterine Insemination. In 2016, the foundation partnered with certified fertility clinics in Nigeria to provide fertility services to couples dealing with the financial strain of fertility treatments. Now, the Foundation is set to award another of batch of grants in its 2017 application.

“We launched the IIF Fertility Grant as part of our plans to raise awareness on issues pertaining to fertility and bring hope and joy to couples waiting on the fruit of the womb”, said Ibidunni Ighodalo, President of the Foundation.

“The IIF Fertility Grant was launched in May 2016. After a long selection process, 28 couples from across the country emerged recipients and undertook various treatments in fertility clinics in the country. This year, we are pleased to announce that more couples can benefit from the grant and receive the financial, psychological and spiritual support they require on their journey to parenthood”, she said.

The Ibidunni Ighodalo foundation (IIF) is a non-profit organization created to raise awareness on issues pertaining to infertility and to provide grants for couples that require fertility treatments such as In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) and intrauterine insemination. We partner with highly reputable fertility clinics in Nigeria and with other donors to provide couples with the financial and material support they require during the treatments. We also provide the necessary psychological and spiritual support they require to deal with the pressures they face along their journey to conception.