Our Funders

URU continues to expand. We are humbled by the support offered by so many corporations, foundations, and individuals. It has been an honor to partner with some of the most remarkable people from every walk of life on this transformational journey

Listed below is a short list of URU’s funders, past and present.  Our funding partners represent a diverse group of individuals, corporations and foundations who recognize the importance of promoting and increasing healing and education. We will continue to bring our transformational work to people around the world to move those that it touches to a more human understanding that we are our brother’s keeper.

Current Funders:

- Alexion Pharmaceuticals
- Chevron
- Community Foundation for Greater New Haven
- Connecticut Health Foundation
- Ford Foundation
- Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation
- Intel Foundation
- Lyda Hill Philanthropies
- PwC
- Roslyn Milstein Meyer and Jerome Meyer Foundation
- Silicon Valley Community Foundation  
- The California Endowment
- Unilever
- W.K. Kellogg Foundation
- William Graustein

Past Funding Partners

- American Indian Science and Engineering Society
- Essex County College Social Sciences Division
- Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
- Case Western Reserve University
- Children’s Defense Fund
- CityMatCH
- Community Health Partnership
- Critical Mass
- Dignity Health
- Durham People’s Alliance
- Fairfield County’s Community Foundation – Fund for Women and Girls
- Ford Foundation and the Healthcare Equality Project
- JoAnn H. Price
- Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation
- Kaiser Permanente
- Manchester Bidwell Corporation
- Mark P. Smith
- Massachusetts Institute of Technology
- Meharry Medical College
- Minority Organ Tissue Transplant Education Program (MOTTEP)
- National Black Programming Consortium
- New York Women’s Foundation
- Newman’s Own Foundation
- North Carolina Medical Society
- North Carolina State University
- Northeastern New York Affiliate of Susan G. Komen®
- Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
- Seedling Foundation
- SEIU
- Seymour L. Lustman Memorial Fund
- State Farm
- The New York Women’s Foundation
- The Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland
- Union Baptist Church
- Universal Health Care Foundation of Connecticut
- Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
- UPMC Health Plan