Solve ME/CFS Initiative

The Solve ME/CFS Initiative (formerly known as the CFIDS Association of America) was founded in 1987 and has established itself as the leading charitable organization dedicated to chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) - also known as myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME) and chronic fatigue and immune dysfunction syndrome (CFIDS). Our mission is to make ME/CFS understood, diagnosable, and treatable by stimulating participatory, patient centered research aimed at the early detection, objective diagnosis and effective treatment of ME/CFS through expanded public, private and commercial investment.

Charity Navigator Ratings

Overall Rating

(4/4)|91.9 Score


(3/4)|88.55 Score

Accountability & Transparency

(4/4)|100 Score



Headquarter Address

350 N Glendale Avenue
Suite B #368
Glendale, CA 91206