Posts By: AHF Worldwide

AHF: For International Condom Day (Feb. 13th), Condoms are, ‘Always in Fashion’

AHF recorded a lively ‘Always in Fashion’ anthem titled, ‘Tried & True,’ to celebrate International Condom Day. AHF’s ICD song parodies Ed Sheeran’s Grammy-winning, ‘Shape of You.’ HIV/STD prevention, safer sex and condom usage will be the focus of 19 events held in six states across the US, with a particular focus on youth. More…

New AHF Billboards Warn, ‘Syphilis is Serious’

Amid skyrocketing rates of syphilis, particularly among young people and men-who-have-sex-with-men, AHF deploys a frank and graphic image of syphilis sores in its latest STD prevention billboard campaign. LOS ANGELES (February 9, 2018) AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) is launching its latest outdoor advertising campaign with new billboards warning that “Syphilis is Serious” going up around…

ACQC Names Rosemary Lopez as Executive Director

Respected ACQC veteran with over 30 years of experience in Social Work, with a particular focus on HIV/AIDS, LGBT and women’s rights issues, has served as Interim Director since September, when former Executive Director Philip Glotzer retired after 20 years as head of Queens AIDS organization. ACQC seeks to improve delivery of lifesaving HIV/AIDS care…

AHF Buys Sunset 8 Motel to House the Homeless, Jan 25, 2018

The AIDS Healthcare Foundation has purchased the Sunset 8 Motel in Hollywood and plans to convert it into transitional housing for the homeless with a priority for those with chronic health issues. The purchase was announced this morning by Michael Weinstein, president of AHF. “The homeless crisis in Los Angeles is a crisis, one that…

AHF Transforms Sunset Blvd. Motel into Housing for Homeless Families
PRESS CONFERENCE:
Thursday, Jan. 25th 10AM

‘Healthy Housing Foundation by AHF’ to announce its purchase of the former Sunset 8 Motel in the heart of Hollywood, which it will repurpose as transitional housing for low-income individuals and families, with priority offered to individuals with chronic health conditions.                                                            Move follows the Foundation’s October purchase of the Madison Hotel, a 220 room…

Picketers Target Rep. Larry Bucshon
(R-IN) for Bill to Gut 340B Drug Discounts

Immediately before the before December Congressional Recess and with little public notice or input, Congressman Larry Bucshon (R-IN, 8th District) introduced H.R. 4710, a bill that will, “… establish a moratorium on the registration of certain new 340B hospitals and associated sites.” Bucshon’s bill strangles non-profit hospitals with useless red tape, forcing many to forgo the…

AHF: TV Ad Blasts Bill by Congressman Peters (D-CA) Hurting Nonprofits

Advocates roll out new TV and radio ad campaign in the San Diego market blasting Congressman Scott Peters (D-CA, 52nd District) for sponsoring a bill that would severely curtail nonprofit hospitals’ participation in the 340B program, a federally-administered drug discount pricing program created to extend the lifeline of care and services that safety net hospitals…

AHF HITS MILESTONE CELEBRATES 10 YEARS OF SAVING LIVES IN RWANDA

KIGALI, RWANDA (March 30, 2017) In 2006, The AIDS Healthcare Foundation, commenced operations in Rwanda, in collaboration with the government through the Ministry of Health and Rwanda Biomedical Centre (RBC) as part of it’s global mission to provide cutting edge medicine to people living with HIV.  Since then, AHF Rwanda has grown from serving two…

INSIDE & OUT: AHF & FLUX TO CELEBRATE INTERNATIONAL TRANS HOLIDAY March 31st

AHF’s newest affinity group, FLUX, which is dedicated to raising awareness, increasing visibility, providing support and giving voice for trans and gender nonconforming individuals, will join the global community in celebrating International Transgender Day of Visibility on Friday, March 31st. LOS ANGELES AND THE WORLD (March 31, 2017) AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) and FLUX, a…

AHF Files Lawsuit Against King County Dept. of Health Over Flawed AIDS Funding Grant Process

AHF seeks court intervention to overturn recent Ryan White grant awards in several categories, including the ‘non-selection’ of AHF in at least two categories in which AHF was the sole bidder.  AHF asserts that recent actions by the Department of Health, along recent federal audits and fines over Ryan White documentation and expenditures, make it…