USask receives $1M for VIDO facility

August 30, 2021
The University of Saskatchewan has received a $1M donation toward the Vaccine and Infectious Disease Organization’s (VIDO) facility. Malcolm and Marilyn Leggett donated the funds with the intention of supporting VIDO’s research in areas such as COVID-19, vaccines for farm animals, and more. “We greatly appreciate this extraordinary donation from Marilyn and Malcolm,” said USask VIDO director Dr Volker Gerdts. “Knowing we have this level of support from leaders in our community is critical to our organization and our vision for the future.” USask (SK)