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U2K Endorsing Organizations
by Constituency

(updated 11/07/00)

Note: As the U2K Campaign grows, broader sectors of organizations are endorsing the campaign.  Some of these categories are listed here to provide information about the breadth of involvement in the campaign and to assist in further outreach. For fuller information on these and other endorsements of the U2K Campaign, please view the complete list of endorsers.

Disease/Disability Advocacy
Faith (U2K faith site link)
Health Care Justice
Health Providers
Justice Groups
Labor Groups
Senior Groups
Women's Groups

Disability/Disease Advocacy
as of 11/07/00

NATIONAL

Center on Disability and Health
Justice for All
White Lung Association

STATE/REGIONAL

Advocates for Ohioans with Disabilities OH
Mental Health Association of Rhode Island RI
National Alliance for the Mentally Ill of Missouri MO
Ohio Developmental Disabilities Council OH
Resources for Independent Living, Inc. CA

LOCAL                                                 

AIDS Legal Referral Panel CA
Alliance for Better Long Term Care RI
Arc of Erie County OH
Deaf Committee on Universal Human Rights OH
Disabled in Action/Metro NY                 NY
Hemophilia Foundation of Nevada NV
Hope Center for Cancer Support RI
Independent Living Resource Center San Francisco CA
Mid-Missouri Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Fibromyalgia Association MO
Northern Rhode Island Community Mental Health Center RI
Resources for Independent Living, Inc. CA
Services for Independent Living, Cleveland           OH
Survive AIDS (ACT UP, Golden Gate Chapter) CA
Tri-County Independent Living Center, Inc.  OH
Visual Aid CA
Women's Cancer Resource Center CA
Yolo Co Fibromyalgia/Chronic Fatigue Immune Dysfunction Syndrome Support Group CA

 

Health Care Justice
as of 11/07/00

NATIONAL
Families USA
National Campaign to Protect, Improve and Expand Medicare   
National Health Care for the Homeless Council
Patients United for a National Health Plan
Universal Health Care Action Network
STATE/REGIONAL
Ad Hoc Committee to Defend Health Care, IL IL
California Physicians Alliance CA
Campaign for Better Health Care IL
Citizens for Better Care MI
Coalition for Wisconsin Health        WI
Connecticut Call to Action CT
Connecticut Families USA CT
Connecticut Universal Health Care Action Network CT
Florida Health Care for All                                           FL
Georgians for a Common Sense Health Plan      GA
Health Access California                                        CA
Health Action New Mexico                     NM
Health Care for All, New Jersey NJ
Health Care for All,California CA
Maryland Citizens Health Initiative MD
Maryland Universal Health Care Action Network MD
Massachusetts Campaign for Single-Payer Health Care MA
Mental Health Consumers of Rhode Island RI
Michigan Universal Health Care Action Network MI
Minnesota COACT MN
Missourians for Single Payer Health Care MO
Nevada Health Care Reform Project    NV
New Mexicans for a National Health Program NM
New York Network for Action on Medicare NY
New York State Health Care Campaign              NY
North Carolina Committee to Defend Health Care NC
Oregon Health Action Campaign               OR
Tennessee Health Care Campaign TN
Universal Health Care Action Network of Ohio OH
Vermont Consumers Campaign for Health VT
Vermont Health Care for All VT
West Virginia Citizens Health Reform Coalition WV
West Virginia Healthy Kids Coalition WV
LOCAL                                                 
ACCESS/Women's Health Rights Coalition CA
Ad Hoc Committee to Defend Health Care     PA
Albuquerque Health Care for the Homeless NM
Center for Hispanic Policy and Advocacy RI
Citizens for Universal Health Care of the Mid-Hudson Valley NY
Citizens to Save Our MetroHealth OH
Coalition for Quality Health Care CA
Coalition for Universal Health Care MD
Emergency Coalition to Save Public Health CA
Farmworkers Self-Help, Inc. FL
Florida Health Care for All, Sarasota Chapter FL
Health Care for All, Long Beach - South Bay CA
Health Care for All, Los Angeles CA
Health Care for All, Sacramento CA
Health Care for All, San Francisco CA
Health Care for All, San Francisco Peninsula/South Bay CA
Health Care for All, Santa Barbara CA
Health Care for All, Santa Cruz CA
Health Care for All, Tuldie/King's Counties CA
Health Care for All, West Costra County CA
Health Care for the Homeless, Baltimore MD
Health Care Organizing Project  
Health in Common CA
Long Island Coalition for a National Health Plan NY
Metro New York Health Care for All            NY
Michigan Universal Health Care Action Network, Detroit Chapter MI
Michigan Universal Health Care Action Network, Lansing Chapter MI
Mid-Missourians for Universal Single-Payer Health Care MO
Mid-Valley Health Care Advocates  OR
Missourians for Single Payer Health Care-East  MO
New Health Care Coalition of Contra Costa County CA
Northwest Ohio Universal Health Care Action Network OH
People for a National Health Program   CA
Physicians for a National Health Program, Columbia MO
Physicians for a National Health Program, New York City NY
Physicians for a National Health Program, Philadelphia PA
Providence Family Learning Center Health Care RI
Rochester Interfaith Health Care Coalition NY
Survive AIDS (ACT UP, Golden Gate Chapter) CA
Sussex County Health Coalition DE
Vote Health CA

 

Health Care Providers
as of 11/07/00

NATIONAL

American Medical Student Association
American Nurses Association
American Public Health Association
Health Care for the Homeless Clinicians' Network
Migrant Clinicians Network
National Association of Public Health Policy
National Coalition of Mental Health Professionals and Consumers
National Health Care for the Homeless Council
American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees, AFL-CIO
Service Employees International Union, AFL-CIO

STATE/REGIONAL

Ad Hoc Committee to Defend Health Care, PA    

PA
Ad Hoc Committee to Defend Health Care, IL IL
Berkeley Group Therapy Education Foundation CA
California Association of Midwives CA
California Coalition for Ethical Mental Health Care CA
California Physicians Alliance CA
Community Health Councils, Inc. CA
Comprehensive Human Services - The Front Door and The Shelter MO
Connecticut Coalition to Defend Professional Care Giving in Health Care CT
Connecticut Society for Clinical Social Work CT
Free Clinic of Greater Cleveland OH
Georgia Nurses Association GA
Health Officers Association of California CA
House Call Physicians, P.C. MI
Human Services Coalition of Dade County FL
Jewish Family Services, Inc. WI
National Association of Social Workers, Florida Chapter FL
National Association of Social Workers, Michigan MI
National Association of Social Workers, Missouri MO
National Association of Social Workers, New York State NY
National Association of Social Workers, Rhode Island RI
National Association of Social Workers, West Virginia Chapter WV
New Mexicans for a National Health Program NM
Psychiatric Association, Rhode Island RI
Planned Parenthood of Rhode Island RI
Rhode Island Council of Community Mental Health Organizations, Inc RI
Rhode Island Medical Students Association RI
Rhode Island State Nurses Association RI
Travelers Aid of Rhode Island RI

LOCAL

AMSA, University of Connecticut School of Medicine Chapter CT
Elizabeth Buffum Chace House RI
Florida School of Traditional Midwifery FL
Health Center Association RI
Medwin of Connecticut, LLC CT
Medwin Medical Services, LLC CT
Mississippi Human Services Coalition MS
Missouri Association for Social Welfare  MO
Missouri Public Health Association MO
Neighborhood Family Practice OH
New England Health Care Employees (Local 1199) RI
New Mexicans for a National Health Program NM
New Mexico Public Health Association NM
Nurses Professional Organization/AFSCME         KY
Ohio Public Health Association OH
Physicians for a National Health Program, Columbia MO
Physicians for a National Health Program, New York City NY
Physicians for a National Health Program, Philadelphia PA
Physicians for Social Responsibility MI
Planned Parenthood of New York City NY
Primary and Specialist Medical Center CT
Public Health Association of New York City NY
Shelter Services RI
Suffolk County Psychological Association NY
United Nurses and Allied Professionals RI
United Nurses Association of California CA
University of Connecticut School of Medicine CT
William F. Ryan Community Health Center NY

 

Justice Groups
as of 11/07/00

NATIONAL

Alliance for Democracy
Americans for Democratic Action
National Coalition for the Homeless
National Welfare Rights Union
Patients United for a National Health Plan
The Workmen's Circle/Arbeter Ring

STATE/REGIONAL

Arise Citizens' Policy Project                  AL
Citizen Action, New York NY
Citizen Action, West Virginia WV
Citizens Action Coalition of Indiana     IN
Coalition for Consumer Justice RI
Communication Health Action Information Network (CHAIN) FL
Florida Consumer Action Network FL
Gray Panthers of Colorado CO
Gray Panthers of Rhode Island RI
Housing Network of Rhode Island RI
Hunger Action Coalition of Michigan MI
Injured Workers of Rhode Island RI
League of Women Voters of Michigan MI
League of Women Voters of Nevada NV
Michigan Coalition Against Homelessness MI
Michigan Fair Budget Coalition MI
Missouri Reform Organization of Welfare MO
National Organization for Women, California CA
Nebraskans for Peace NE
Neighbor to Neighbor MA
New York Committees of Correspondence NY
Ohio Empowerment Coalition OH
Older Women's League of Kaw Valley KS
Organize! Ohio OH
Southern Organizing Committee for Economic and Social Justice
United Methodist Church, Wisconsin Conference, Bd of Church and Society WI
Wisconsin Coalition for Advocacy WI
Workmen's Circle, Arbeter Ring-OH OH
National Organization for Women, Missouri MO

LOCAL                                                 

Alliance for Democracy, Santa Cruz Chapter CA
Alliance for Democracy, Sonoma County Chapter CA
Americans for Democratic Action, Cleveland OH
Appalachian Peace & Justice Network OH
Avondale Community Council    OH
Birmingham Alliance for Democracy of North Alabama AL
Birmingham Human Rights Project AL
Catholic Diocese of Toledo, Human Rights Coalition OH
Childhood Lead Action Project RI
Cincinnati Welfare Rights Coalition OH
Citizen Action, Washington WA
Coalition LA/San Pedro Organizing Committee CA
Colorado Coalition for the Homeless CO
Columbia Common Cause                      MO
Community Advocates, Inc. (Roslyn Heights) NY
Dayton Peace Action OH
Direct Action for Rights and Equality RI
Douglass Neighborhood Association MO
East Bay Central American Refugee Committee CA
Environmental Health Watch                   OH
Feed My People, St. Louis MO
FOR THE CHILDREN                              OH
Friends of Oakland County Coalition of Welfare Rights MI
George A. Wiley Center RI
Gray Panthers of Austin TX
Gray Panthers of Berkely CA
Gray Panthers of Boston MA
Gray Panthers of Central Contra Costa County CA
Gray Panthers of Greater Albuquerque NM
Gray Panthers of Greater Oakland CA
Gray Panthers of Houston TX
Gray Panthers of Metro Detroit                MI
Gray Panthers of Metropolitan Washington, DC DC
Gray Panthers of New York NY
Gray Panthers of Northern California CA
Gray Panthers of Northern New Jersey NJ
Gray Panthers of Sacramento CA
Gray Panthers of San Francisco CA
Gray Panthers of Seattle WA
Gray Panthers of South Dade County FL
Gray Panthers of South New Jersey NJ
Gray Panthers of South Suburban Chicago IL
Gray Panthers of Suffolk County               NY
Gray Panthers of the Twin Cities MN
Gray Panthers of West Costra County CA
Gray Panthers of Wisconsin WI
Greater Elmwood Neighborhood Services RI
Habitat for Humanity, Providence RI
Homeless Coalition of the Palm Beach County of Florida FL
JERICHO: A Voice for Justice CA
Justice and Peace Network IL
League of Women Voters of Toledo-Lucas County OH
League of Women Voters of Tulare County CA
Linking Action, Commitment and Education for Solidarity CA
Long Island Progressive Coalition NY
Metro-Detroit Alliance for Democracy MI
Michigan Fair Budget Action Coalition, Southeast Area MI
Mid-Missouri Veterans for Peace MO
Missouri Rural Crisis Center  MO
Neighbor to Neighbor, San Francisco Chapter CA
NAACP, North Oakland County MI
National Organization for Women, Oakland County MI
Older Women's League, Pinellas County FL
Older Women's League, Farmington NY
Older Women's League, Greater New York NY
Older Women's League, Brooklyn NY
Older Women's League, Kaw Valley KS
Older Women's League, Capitol Chapter CA
Older Women's League, Northwest Connecticut CT
Older Women's League, San Francisco CA
Oxford Citizens for Peace and Justice     OH
Peace Action of Michigan, Metro Detroit Chapter MI
Peace and National Priorities Center MI
People Helping People DE
People's Progressive Network of Washtenew County MI
Physicians for Social Responsibility MI
Project New Urban Arts RI
Providence Community Mediation Center RI
Rhode Island Peace and Justice Education Fund RI
Santa Cruz County Coalition for a Living Wage CA
Stop Targeting Ohio's Poor OH
The Successful Neighborhood Association MO
Women Speak Out for Peace and Justice OH
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, Detroit MI
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, St. Louis MO
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, Washtenau County MI
Women's Intl  League for Peace and Freedom, Monterey Branch CA
Workmen's Circle, Branch 1030-671, Cleveland OH

 

Labor Groups
as of 11/07/00

NATIONAL

American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees, AFL-CIO (AFSCME)
Service Employees International Union, AFL-CIO
Writer's Guild of America- East

STATE/REGIONAL

Communication Workers of America, District 4
Southern Appalachian Labor School
United Auto Workers Region 2 (Eastern OH, Western PA, WV)
Labor Party of Rhode Island RI
Montana Community-Labor Alliance MT
Nurses Professional Organization/AFSCME         KY
Service Employees International Union, Ohio State Council OH
Union of Needletrades Industrial and Textile Employees, Ohio District OH
United Auto Workers, Retiree Chapter CT
Workmen's Circle/Arbeter Ring-MI MI

LOCAL       

AFL-CIO, Cleveland OH
AFSCME, Retirees Association of DC 37 NY
AFSCME, University of California Contract Campaign CA
American Federation of Musicians, Local 802   NY
Communication Workers of America Local 1150 NY
Great Neck Teacher's Association, Retired Educators Chapter NY
Greater New York Labor/Religion Coalition      NY
Health and Human Services Union, 1199 FL
Health, Restaurant and Bartenders Employees Union (HERE Local 217) RI
Jewish Labor Committee-Metro Detroit MI
Jobs with Justice, Cleveland OH
Jobs with Justice, New York NY
Monterey County Central Labor Council CA
National Association of Retired Federal Employees, Manhattan-Bronx Ch. #23 NY
New England Health Care Employees (Local 1199) RI
New Haven Federation of Teachers, Retiree Chapter CT
New York Hotel Trades Council Pensioners Society NY
Santa Cruz County Central Labor Council CA
Service Employees International Union, Local 47 OH
Ship Clerks' Association, ILWU Local 34 CA
United Auto Workers Local 157, Retirees Chapter MI
United Auto Workers Local 735, Retirees Chapter MI
United Auto Workers Local 909 MI
United Auto Workers, Local 160 MI
United Auto Workers, Local 735 OH
United Auto Workers, Retirees Chapter Local 2179 NY
United Nurses and Allied Professionals RI

 

Senior Groups
as of 11/07/00

NATIONAL
Gray Panthers
STATE/REGIONAL
Florida Council of Senior Citizens FL
Gray Panthers of Colorado CO
Gray Panthers of Rhode Island RI
Highland Valley Elder Services, Inc. MA
LOCAL                                                 
American Association of Retired Persons, Auburn Area Chapter 14/74 CA
Brooklyn-wide Interagency Council of the Aging, Inc. NY
Dane County SOS Senior Council  WI
Gray Panthers of Austin TX
Gray Panthers of Berkley CA
Gray Panthers of Boston MA
Gray Panthers of Central Contra Costa County CA
Gray Panthers of Colorado CA
Gray Panthers of Greater Albuquerque NM
Gray Panthers of Greater Oakland CA
Gray Panthers of Houston TX
Gray Panthers of Metropolitan Washington, DC DC
Gray Panthers of New York NY
Gray Panthers of Northern California CA
Gray Panthers of Northern New Jersey NJ
Gray Panthers of Sacramento CA
Gray Panthers of San Francisco CA
Gray Panthers of Seattle WA
Gray Panthers of South Alameda County CA
Gray Panthers of South Dade County FL
Gray Panthers of South New Jersey NJ
Gray Panthers of South Suburban Chicago IL
Gray Panthers of Suffolk County               NY
Gray Panthers of the Twin Cities MN
Gray Panthers of West Costra County CA
Gray Panthers of Wisconsin WI
Highland Valley Elder services, Inc. MA
Jewish Association for Services to the Aged, Joint Public Affairs Committee, NY NY
Older Women's League, Brooklyn NY
Older Women's League, Capitol CA
Older Women's League, Farmington MI
Older Women's League, Greater New York NY
Older Women's League, Kaw Valley KS
Older Women's League, Northwest Connecticut CT
Older Women's League, Pinellas County FL
Older Women's League, San Francisco CA
People for a National Health Program   CA
Planning for Elders in the Central City CA
Pomononok Senior Citizens Center NY
San Francisco Senior Action Network              CA
Westminster Senior Center RI

 

Women's Groups
as of 11/07/00

NATIONAL
Women Strike for Peace
STATE/REGIONAL
California Women's Agenda CA
Church Women United, Alabama AL
Church Women United, Indiana IN
Church Women United, Michigan MI
Church Women United, Missouri MO
Church Women United, Virginia VA
League of Women Voters of Michigan MI
League of Women Voters of Nevada NV
Missouri Women's Network MO
National Organization for Women, California CA
National Organization for Women, Connecticut CT
National Organization for Women, Missouri                             MO
Older Women's League of California CA
Older Women's League of Kaw Valley KS
Older Women's League, Michigan MI
Women's Center of Rhode Island RI
Women's Health Institute MA
LOCAL
ACCESS/Women's Health Rights Coalition CA
Agassiz Women's Political Caucus ND
American Association of University Women, Santa Barbara CA
Church Women United, Indianapolis IN
Kids that Care Pediatric and Cancer Fund FL
League of Women Voters of Cleveland OH
League of Women Voters of Columbia Boone County  MO
League of Women Voters of East Nassau NY
League of Women Voters of North Pinellas County FL
League of Women Voters of the Akron Area OH
League of Women Voters of Toledo-Lucas County OH
League of Women Voters of Tulare County CA
Mercer County Peace Coalition/WILPF WV
Michigan Senior Advocates Council MI
National Council of Jewish Women, Cleveland Section OH
National Organization of Women, Oakland County MI
Older Women's League, Brooklyn NY
Older Women's League, Capitol CA
Older Women's League, Farmington MI
Older Women's League, Greater New York NY
Older Women's League, Kaw Valley KS
Older Women's League, Northwest Connecticut CT
Older Women's League, Pinellas County FL
Older Women's League, San Francisco CA
Visalia Democratic Club CA
Westside Mothers MI
Women Speak Out for Peace and Justice OH
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, St. Louis MO
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, Washtenau County MI
Women's International  League for Peace and Freedom, Monterey Branch CA

 

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