News - 23 Mar `17Financial statements FY2016 are now available online


Even though most tax-exempt nonprofit organizations like ours do not pay federal taxes, they are required to file annual tax returns with the IRS. This informational reporting return is called a Form 990. 

VR Foundation is committed to transparency in financial reporting and make it available online here

Financial statements of every major vitiligo support organization from the U.S. are also available at, an organization that compiles information about nonprofits.

      FAQOther Questions

      • Vitiligo and hearing loss: any connection?

        In short, NO. Recent research shows no relationship between a degree of skin depigmentation and hearing loss severity in vitiligo patients. The results of this study showed tha...

      • Can Ayurveda help with vitiligo?

        People have used herbs and natural remedies to treat skin conditions for centuries. Vitiligo is an auto-immune condition that causes white patches of skin to develop and expand...

      • Will it spread?

        Vitiligo activity may vary considerably from person to person. In a good number of patients the disease goes on for 3-4 years and then it settles down, with one or two stubborn...