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AHF TO HOST AROUND THE GLOBE IN A DAY COMMEMORATING WORLD AIDS DAY WORLDWIDE EVENTS WILL INCLUDE ‘KEEP THE PROMISE’ A FREE CONCERT AND MARCH WITH COMMON AND PATTI LABELLE, HOSTED BY ROSIE PEREZ ON NOVEMBER 30TH IN LOS ANGELES KEEP THE PROMISE WILL ALSO HONOR LIVING LEGEND HARRY BELAFONTE

LOS ANGELES, CA – November 16, 2016 – Today, global non-profit organization, AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF), announced Around the Globe in a Day, a series of events across the world to commemorate World AIDS Day and continue to spread awareness about HIV and AIDS. The activities will include concerts in Cambodia, Mexico City and the…

AHF Opens Las Vegas Wellness Clinic Offering Free HIV & STD Screenings

AHF opens new Las Vegas Wellness, designed to make screening for sexually transmitted diseases free and accessible to all, regardless of gender identity, as well as to promote sexual health as part of routine health care for all sexually active people. LAS VEGAS, NEVADA (November 16, 2016) AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) opened a new Wellness…

Committee Sues Jon Husted, Ohio Secretary of State, Over Voter Signatures on Drug Price Ballot Measure

Legal action, filed as a Complaint in Original Action in Mandamus with the Supreme Court of Ohio today, seeks to restore voter signatures in support of a ballot measure to lower drug prices for state programs that the citizens’ committee backing the measure allege were improperly invalidated by Secretary Husted. The Court had previously dismissed,…

AHF Supports San Diego LGBT Community at Pride Festival

LOS ANGELES (July 19, 2016) — AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) was proud to take part in San Diego’s Gay Pride Festival and Parade this past weekend in the Hillcrest neighborhood.  The organization—which operates its AHF Healthcare Center and Pharmacy in San Diego at 3940 4th Ave., Suite 140—offered free condoms, safer sex information and HIV…

AHF to Host Three Key Satellite Sessions at IAC After Hugely Successful ‘Keep the Promise’ March & Concert in Durban

DURBAN, SOUTH AFRICA (18 July 2016) Fresh off of hosting the hugely successful 10,000 strong ‘Keep the Promise’ march, rally and concert at Sahara Stadium Kingsmead in Durban, South Africa featuring Queen Latifah and Common, among other artists, AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF), the largest global AIDS organization and sponsor of ‘Keep the Promise’ is host…

Meningitis: AHF Calls on L.A. County Public Health Officials to Step Down over Poor Handling of Cases

AHF is calling on Cynthia Harding, MPH, Interim Director, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health and Jeffrey Gunzenhauser, MD, MPH, Interim Health Officer, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health to step down due to the County’s woeful response to meningitis and other health issues. Three years after Dr. Jonathan Fielding retired as the…

AHF to Appeal Gilead AIDS Drug Patent Case

In January, AHF filed a federal lawsuit against Gilead Sciences, Inc. and two other defendants alleging drug patent manipulation and anti-trust claims regarding slightly different formulations of tenofovir, a key HIV/AIDS drug that is found in Gilead’s all-in-one Fixed Dose Combination (FDC) HIV/AIDS treatments. Last week, the US District Court for the Northern District of…

Fund The Fund Campaign Hits Berlin

Here’s the latest update on the Fund the Fund campaign from our very own Denis Godlevskiy in the field: On July 5th, AHF’s Ukrainian-Russian-Dutch-German team marched from the historic Brandenburg Gate to German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s office to demand a fair contribution to the Global Fund from Germany. From the Eastern European side, the team was…

Cleveland to Welcome ‘Keep the Promise’ Free Concert & March Sunday, July 17th

Hosted by Soledad O’Brien, ‘Keep the Promise’ will feature keynote addresses by Rev. Al Sharpton and Dr. Cornel West, remarks by actress and White House Ambassador for Citizenship and Naturalization Diane Guerrero, with musical performances by the Grammy Award-winning band The Roots, Empire’s Jussie Smollett; singer/songwriter Raheem DeVaughn and Mary Mary, the Grammy Award-winning American…

“America, Grow Up: Use A Condom” says AHF in New Ad

New LA outdoor advertising awareness campaign promotes condom usage, screening for STDs  LOS ANGELES (May 13, 2016)  AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) has unveiled its latest outdoor advertising campaign with a new election-season message that speaks as much to the tone of today’s political climate as it does to the steady stream of announcements from health…