Monthly Archives: May 2013

AHF Debuts First Billboard in Rwanda

AIDS Healthcare Foundation launches its first ad campaign in Rwanda with a friendly, yet frank, HIV testing promotion AIDS Healthcare Foundation – the largest global HIV/AIDS organization – has been a trendsetter in provocative, thoughtful, and memorable advertising that promotes condom use, open dialogue about sexual health, and getting tested for HIV and other sexually…

Condom Nation wraps it up in Washington, D.C.!

The Condom Nation Big Rig Tour stopped in the U.S. capital for three events last week, where they distributed thousands of condoms and provided free HIV testing – For the second annual tour, the team has a goal of distributing more than 50 million condoms throughout the United States The mobile condom distribution team that…

International AIDS Advocates Demand China Give $1 Billion to Global Fund

Noting that the world’s second-largest economy received nearly $1 billion from the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria over the past decade, but contributed just $25 million, AIDS patients, doctors and advocates from around the world affiliated with AIDS Healthcare Foundation targeted China for its misuse of the Global Fund and called on…

Anthem Blue Cross reversal is victory for HIV/AIDS patients

We are pleased to report that insurance company Anthem Blue Cross has reversed its controversial decision to force HIV/AIDS patients into mandatory mail-order pharmacy use. Under pressure from health care organizations and patient advocacy groups—including AIDS Healthcare Foundation—and a lawsuit spearheaded by Consumer Watchdog, Anthem has restructured the program so it is no longer mandatory….

Condom Nation’s last stop in Washington, D.C.!

  The Condom Nation Big Rig Tour has embarked on the second annual U.S. Condom Nation tour with a goal of distributing more than 50 million condoms in the U.S – In 2012, the tour’s 18-wheel big-rig and HIV testing van stopped in 45 cities across the United States, distributing 5.5 million condoms to individuals…

Condom Nation is on a roll in Washington, D.C.!

  The Condom Nation Big Rig Tour has embarked on the second annual U.S. Condom Nation tour with a goal of distributing more than 50 million condoms in the U.S – In 2012, the tour’s 18-wheel big-rig and HIV testing van stopped in 45 cities across the United States, distributing 5.5 million condoms to individuals…

Condom Nation’s first stop in Washington, D.C.!

  The Condom Nation Big Rig Tour has embarked on the second annual U.S. Condom Nation tour with a goal of distributing more than 50 million condoms in the U.S – In 2012, the tour’s 18-wheel big-rig and HIV testing van stopped in 45 cities across the United States, distributing 5.5 million condoms to individuals…

AHF Statement on AB 332

SACRAMENTO, CA (May 24, 2013)—AB 332, a statewide bill which would require condoms be used on adult film sets) was placed on hold today by the Assembly Appropriations Committee. AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF), the bill’s sponsor, released the following statement in response: “We are still in the early rounds of the fight for protection of…

International AIDS Advocates Demand China Give $1 Billion to Global Fund

DC Press Conference: Friday, May 24, 10:30am, National Press Club Noting that the world’s second-largest economy received nearly $1 billion from the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria over the past decade, but contributed just $25 million, AIDS patients, doctors and advocates from around the world affiliated with AIDS Healthcare Foundation will target…

Through the Forest: An Unexpected Path to Global Leadership

From the darkness of the genocidal Khmer Rouge’s regime the inexhaustible spirit of Dr. Chhim Sarath—Chief of AIDS Healthcare Foundation’s Asia Bureau—was born When Chhim Sarath – the man who would one day oversee the care of thousands of people living with HIV – was born on the outskirts of Cambodian capital city Phnom Penh,…