BBRF awards grants to scientists to further research, improve our understanding and get closer to treatments for mental illness.
This year is a particularly difficult one for mental health. With the launch of The Weekend Sneaker, we wanted to support mental health organizations like BBRF.
100% of donations to BBRF goes towards global research, and recipients are chosen by world renowned scientists.
This research helps us to better understand and come closer to treatments for brain and behaviour disorders.
Since 1987, BBRF have awarded more than $408 million to fund more than 5,900 grants to more than 4,800 scientists around the world.
BBRF funds the most innovative ideas in neuroscience and psychiatry to better understand the causes and develop new ways to treat brain and behaviour disorders.
Since 1987 ...
- $7,000,000 donated research on addiction.
- $9,000,000 donated to research on anxiety.
- $89,000,000 donated to research on depression.
- $150,000,000 donated to research on scizophrenia.
Learn more about BBRF.
The Weekend Sneaker
Meet the newest member of the Vessi line-up - The Weekend Sneaker. The same waterproof tech you know and love, in an all-new silhouette!
Inspired by 90's kicks we fell in love with as kids, The Weekend Sneaker will make every day feel like the weekend.
It's available to pre-order now, and every $5 deposit is donated directly to mental health organizations like Brain & Behaviour Research Foundation, Canadian Mental Health Association Vancouver-Fraser, The Trevor Project and To Write Love On Her Arms.