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?
New York Vitiligo Community Meeting
Our next meeting will be after the World Vitiligo Day conference in Detroit on Thursday, July 20th, 2017, at 7PM - 8:30PM on the 11th floor of NYU's Ambulatory Care Ce...20 July 2017 19:00, 240 East 38th Street, New York, NY
Master Class On Vitiligo In Pediatric Age
will be held alongside “International Forum on Paediatric Dermatology”, which will take place in Rome (Italy), on October 5-7, 2017. This is an exciting opportunity t...06 October 2017 09:00, P.zza Giovanni Randaccio, 1 - Rome...
Is there a special diet for vitiligo?
We have specifically looked into claims that some food supplements or special diet may ease symptoms of vitiligo, or completely reverse it, and found no firm scientifi...
Will it spread?
The condition varies from person to person. Some people only get a few small, white patches that progress no further. Other people get bigger white patches that join u...
How long does it take to treat vitiligo?
Treatment results will vary by person and type of vitiligo. The rule of thumb is that you will need to allow at least 3 to 6 months before you begin to see results fro...
What tests should be done?
No tests are usually necessary to make the diagnosis. The white patches may be seen more easily under Wood's light examination.