Our Funders

The Medicare Rights Center is an independent organization whose work is primarily supported by private foundations and public contracts, the latter in areas where we deliver direct services (e.g., New York State). We also receive unrestricted contributions from corporations and individuals, and we maintain fee-for-service relationships with a number of corporations and nonprofits.

The Medicare Rights Center is grateful to the following foundations and related entities for supporting recent work.

AARP Public Policy Institute
Altman Foundation
Lily Auchincloss Foundation
Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS
Pearl Brooks Family Foundation
Community Catalyst
Jean & Louis Dreyfus Foundation
John A. Hartford Foundation
Health Care for All New York
IBM Foundation
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation
Hyde & Watson Foundation
Metzger-Price Fund
National Council on Aging
New York Community Trust
New York State Health Foundation
Retirement Research Foundation
Robin Hood
Fan Fox & Leslie R. Samuels Foundation
Sam Spiegel Foundation
Bernard & Anne Spitzer Charitable Trust
Isaac H. Tuttle Fund
United Hospital Fund
Wallerstein Foundation for Geriatric Life Improvement
Public Contracts

The Medicare Rights Center also receives support through public contracts with:

New York State Office for the Aging
New York State Department of State
New York City Department for the Aging
Westchester County Department of Senior Programs and Services

New York City Council Members: 

Speaker Christine Quinn
Gale Brewer
Margaret Chin
Leroy Comrie, Jr.
Erik Martin Dilan
Julissa Ferreras
Daniel Garodnick
James Gennaro
David Greenfield
Robert Jackson
Letitia James
Oliver Koppell
Jessica Lappin
Melissa Mark-Viverito
Rosie Mendez
Annabel Palma
Mark Weprin
Manhattan Borough President: Scott Stringer