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
Auchincloss Foundation
Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS
Fan Fox & Leslie R. Samuels Foundation
FJC
Hyde and Watson Foundation
IBM Foundation
Irene Diamond Fund
Isaac H. Tuttle Fund
Metzger-Price Fund
Morgan Stanley Community Affairs & Morgan Stanley Foundation
National Council on Aging
New York Community Trust
New York State Health Foundation
Pearl Brooks Family Foundation
Retirement Research Foundation
Sam Spiegel Foundation
Robin Hood
Public Contracts

In fiscal year 2017, the Medicare Rights Center also received support through public contracts with:

New York State Office for the Aging
New York State Department of Health
New York City Department for the Aging

New York City Council Members: 

Melissa Mark-Viverito
Margaret Chin
Rafael Espinal
Daniel Garodnick
Vincent Gentile
David Greenfield
Barry Grodenchik
Corey Johnson
Ben Kallos
Brad Lander
Mark Levine
Annabel Palma
Helen Rosenthal
Council District 28
Manhattan Borough President: Gale A. Brewer