Our Funders

URU continues to expand. It has been an honor to have met some of the most remarkable people from every walk of life on this transformational journey. We are humbled by the support offered by so many corporations, foundations, and individuals. We will continue to bring our transformational work to people around the world. Listed below is a short list of URU’s funders, past and present, which represents a very diverse group of individuals, corporations and foundations who recognize the importance promoting and increasing healing and education moving each that it touches to a more human understanding that we are our brother’s keeper.

Alexion Pharmaceuticals
American Indian Science and Engineering Society
AmeriChoice by UnitedHealthcare
Essex County College Social Sciences Division
Naugatuck Valley Community College
100 Black Men of Stamford
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
Case Western Reserve University
Children’s Defense Fund
Community Health Partnership
Connecticut Health Foundation, Inc.
Critical Mass
Detroit Wayne County Health Authority
Durham People’s Alliance
Fairfield County’s Community Foundation – Fund for Women and Girls
Ford Foundation
Ford Foundation and the Healthcare Equality Project
Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation
JoAnn H. PriceKaiser Permanente
Mark P. Smith
Meharry Medical College
Minority Organ Tissue Transplant Education Program (MOTTEP)
National Black Programming Consortium
North Carolina Medical Society
Northeastern New York Affiliate of Susan G. Komen®
Nurses Ministry
Ohio Commission on Minority Health

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Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Roslyn Milstein Meyer and Jerome Meyer Foundation
Seymour L. Lustman Memorial Fund
Southern Connecticut State University’s School of Public Health
State Farm
The Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation
The New York Women’s Foundation
The Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland
The Tougaloo College
The University of Tennessee Health Science Center
Union Baptist Church
Universal Health Care Foundation of Connecticut
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
W.K. Kellogg Foundation
William Graustein
California Endowment
Community Foundation for Greater New Haven
Connecticut Health Foundation
Dignity Health
Fairfield County Community Foundation
Ford Foundation
Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation
Jerome and Roslyn Meyer Foundation
Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation
Kaiser Permanente
Manchester Bidwell Corporation
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
National Black Programming Consortium
New York Women’s Foundation
Newman’s Own Foundation
North Carolina State University
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Seymour L. Lustman Memorial Fund
State Farm Insurance
UPMC Health Plan
W.K. Kellogg Foundation