Whittemore Peterson Institute is just one of 35,000+ groups listed by members at iGive. Here's a little more detail on them, as provided by members or the organization itself:
To facilitate and advance patient care
Research the pathophysiology of neuro-immune diseases such as ME/CFS, fibromyalgia, atypical MS, and autism
Develop therapeutics, diagnostics and prevention strategies for this spectrum of diseases
To advance and support medical education and physician training
Recent discoverers of XMRV a new retrovirus in CFS, Autism and other illnesses.
Total raised through iGive: $969.16
The most recent check issued to Whittemore Peterson Institute by iGive was sent on Apr 30, 2013 for $25.42.