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 Charitable Foundation
- The California Endowment
- The Community Foundation of Eastern Connecticut
- The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven
- Connecticut Community Foundation
- Connecticut Health Foundation
- Eder Family Foundation
- Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation
- Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Foundation and Tufts Health Plan Foundation
- Hispanic Federation
- Roslyn Milstein Meyer and Jerome Meyer Foundation
- William Caspar Graustein Memorial Fund
- Yale Community for New Haven Fund
- William Graustein
- Yale New Haven Health

Past Funding Partners

- American Indian Science and Engineering Society
- Essex County College Social Sciences Division
- Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
- Case Western Reserve University- Chevron
- 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
- Ford Foundation and the Healthcare Equality Project
- Intel Foundation
- JoAnn H. Price
- Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation
- Kaiser Permanente
- Lyda Hill Philanthropies
- 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®
- PwC
- Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
- Seedling Foundation
- SEIU
- Seymour L. Lustman Memorial Fund
- Silicon Valley Community Foundation  
- State Farm
- State of Connecticut
- The New York Women’s Foundation
- The Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland
- Unilever
- Union Baptist Church
- Universal Health Care Foundation of Connecticut
- UPMC Health Plan
- Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
- W.K. Kellogg Foundation