Monthly Archives: November 2016

AHF questions UNAIDS estimate of 18.2 million people on treatment, says “Estimation without Validation” hurts the AIDS response

LOS ANGELES (November 22, 2016) – AHF called into question the validity of the latest UNAIDS estimate released on Nov. 21, which puts the number of people on antiretroviral therapy (ART) globally at 18.2 million as of June 2016.[1] The new revelation comes only six months following the release of the previous estimate of 17…

‘Righteous Rebels’ Offers History of AHF, the Largest Global AIDS Organization

“AHF is a powerful force for good in a society that often overlooks the vulnerable.” – Dr. Cornel West, noted intellectual and author of Race Matters Righteous Rebels: AIDS Healthcare Foundation’s Crusade to Change the World by Patrick Range McDonald, published Nov. 15, 2016 PASADENA, CA (November 23, 2016) In this thought-provoking portrait of AIDS…

Patti LaBelle, Common to Headline Free ‘Keep the Promise’ Concert & March in LA for World AIDS Day as AHF Goes ‘AROUND THE GLOBE IN A DAY’

Free KTP concerts to take place in Cambodia, Mexico City and Los Angeles; L.A. ‘Keep the Promise’ Concert & March features Common, Patti LaBelle, JoJo, Espinoza Paz, Jencarlos Canela, B-Flow and will be hosted by Rosie Perez on Wednesday, November 30th Dolby Theatre, Hollywood. Keep the Promise will also honor legendary entertainer & humanitarian Harry…

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…

CA Props. 60 and 61: Election Night Viewing Party in Hollywood

‘Yes on 61’ drug pricing ballot proponents to host election night viewing party, Hollywood Tues. Evening, Nov. 8th  Backers of Proposition 60, the Safer Sex in the Adult Film Industry Act, to also share election party space in the AHF Theater, 6500 Sunset Blvd. Hollywood, 90028 at the headquarters of 2PreserveLA.   LOS ANGELES (November…

U.S. SENATOR BERNIE SANDERS RETURNS TO CALIFORNIA TO CAMPAIGN FOR PROP 61

Former Presidential Contender and California Drug-Price Initiative Endorser to Speak Out Against Big Pharma in Hollywood, Los Angeles, Sacramento before Election in appearances Sun. Nov. 6 & Mon. Nov. 7 SACRAMENTO, CA (November 4, 2016) Yes on Prop 61/Californians for Lower Drug Prices announced today that U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders, in partnership with the California…

Documentary on Pharma Industry Greed Features Bernie Sanders, Patients who support California’s Prop. 61 to rein in drug pricing

SACRAMENTO, CA (November 2, 2016) In an effort to educate California voters about drug company greed, the Yes on Prop. 61/Californians for Lower Drug Prices campaign aired a compelling 30-minute documentary, titled “Your Money or Your Life,” featuring U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders, among others, in five major media markets in California on Saturday, October 29th….