Mail a Check 

Mail all checks to:

Romanian United Fund

5408 N Kedzie Ave, Chicago IL 60625

  * Please make all checks payable to Romanian United Fund and include information about the project you're donating to (name/location/organization). If possible, pls include your email (and phone) as well.

Quickpay / Zelle

[email protected]


Paypal Giving Fund: donate/get matched now

[email protected]

ACH/Wire for RUF

Call +1 (224) 422-6985 for information

Monday through Friday

9 AM - 4 PM (CST)


Romanian United Fund also allows you to clearly and transparently make a donation to support your favorite organization in Romania. Our growing list of Community Partners has recently expanded. For 100% pass-through donations to one of our partners, please make sure you clearly mark it in the MEMO section.

Learn more about how we track your money in our Transparency section.

Mihai Lehene


Mihai is the Owner of MDL Investments, a real-estate and VC family-office with a focus on emerging technologies, including fintech, biotech and crypto. In 2020 Mihai resigned his business roles to run RUF, and in 2022 he was elected as President of FORA.