Client Spotlight – Fighting COVID-19 – Cameco

Many Osler clients are looking for meaningful ways to contribute to the fight against COVID-19.


Headquartered in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Cameco is one of the largest global providers of the uranium fuel.

On April 15, 2020, Cameco announced the launch of the Cameco $1 Million COVID-19 Relief Fund which would accept applications from charities, not-for-profit organizations, town offices, and First Nation band offices in Saskatoon and northern Saskatchewan that have been impacted by the pandemic. Applicants under this program could seek grants of up to $50,000 to assist in their efforts to overcome the effects COVID-19 has had on their ability to serve their communities. As of April 30, 2020, Cameco announced the company is supporting 67 community projects in Saskatoon and northern Saskatchewan through its $1 million Cameco COVID-19 Relief Fund.

Cameco Fuel Services announced  on April 30, 2020 its establishment of a $250,000 Fund for the Northumberland County and the Blind River area in Ontario. The grants, announced May 12, 2020, will support 35 local charities and not-for-profits that have been impacted by COVID-19.

To learn more about Cameco's $1 Million COVID-19 Relief Fund and the organizations that received funding, read the news release: Cameco COVID-19 Relief Fund Supports 67 Community Projects

For information about Cameco Fuel Services' $250,000 Relief Fund, read: Cameco COVID-19 Relief Fund Supports 35 Community Projects.