We are grateful to all those who support our efforts. It is through your financial support and your willingness to serve as ambassadors for the VR Foundation that our success to date has been possible.
The Board of Directors expresses gratitude to the following organizations and individuals for their support of the VRF mission.
- Lifetime Benefactor ($1,000,000 or more): Mr. Dmitry Aksenov (Russia)
- Distinguished Benefactor ($100,000 or more): Google Inc. (USA)
- Benefactor ($10,000 or more per year)
- Patron ($1,000 or more per year): Anonymous (USA-Brazil); Dutchphone Holdings Inc.; Shannon McIntush (USA)
- Donor (up to $100): see the full list of distinguished Donors » » »
Gifts In Kind
The VRF is thankful to these organizations for their most recent gifts in-kind:
See the full list of in-kind contributions » » »
Some of our donors give to more than one vitiligo support organization: to the VR Foundation for its highly focused and effective research program and to other vitiligo organizations for their advocacy and support services.
I support the petition to designate June 25 as Vitiligo World Day and save millions of people worldwide from social isolation and persecution.
What is coming?
NY Vitiligo Community Meeting in September
Our next meeting will be on Thursday, September 21st, at 7PM - 8:30PM on the 11th floor of NYU's Ambulatory Care Center at 240 East 38th Street, between 2nd and 3rd Av...21 September 2017 19:00, 11th floor of NYU's Ambulatory Car...
Vitiligo Advocacy Day at the US Capitol
Save-the-Date for the much anticipated Vitiligo Advocacy Day at the United States Capitol this fall. As many of you know, the Advocacy Committee of the Global Vitilig...04 October 2017 10:00, Washington, DC
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