selecting our partners

Grantmaking: We finance community projects for our partners by creating periodic fundraising campaigns.

School: We offer educational programs, scholarships, and trips to RomaniaLearn more

Resources: we offer information, tools, and resources to get involved in ways that are most meaningful to you teaching, volunteering, peer-to-peer fundraising, and simply having fun.



Romanian United Fund is an International Charity Organization registered as a 501c3 nonprofit in the State of Illinois. We focus on creating a global, innovative, vibrant community, for the purpose of encouraging and financing the development of the Global Romanian Diaspora, and its connections with Romania.

RUF connects nonprofits, donors, fundraisers, and volunteers from all over the world. We help local nonprofits in Romania and diaspora organizations access the funding, tools, training, and support their need, in order to become more effective and more relevant in their communities.