Monthly Archives: March 2016

AHF Joins Activists Worldwide in Criticizing Sweden for Cuts to 2016 Global Fund Contribution

The Swedish Government has recently reduced its contribution to the Global Fund from $102 million to $66 million, citing the country’s migrant crisis as the reason for the cut in funding for AIDS, tuberculosis, and malaria prevention and treatment programs.  AIDS Healthcare Foundation and other activists around the world condemn Sweden’s decision, saying the cut… Read more »

AHF to Open New East L.A. AHF Pharmacy with Ribbon-cutting & Reception Wednesday, March 23rd

AIDS Healthcare Foundation’s (AHF) grand opening event marks the relocation of its East L.A. AHF Pharmacy to Whittier Blvd. and S. Hillview Ave. from nearby Goodrich Blvd. with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and reception. The new pharmacy continues to serve the community and also raises funds for AHF’s HIV/AIDS programs and services in the U.S. and… Read more »

International Women’s Day 2016

This year AHF’s activities commemorating the International Women’s Day (IWD) were as diverse as the challenges many women face in accessing health care and HIV services around the world. On March 8, our teams across 12 countries in Africa, Asia, Europe and the Americas organized events to empower women to stand up and demand that… Read more »

AHF: Cal/OSHA to Consider New Petition to Amend Adult Film Worker Safety Regulations in California

AIDS Healthcare Foundation submits new petition to Cal/OSHA to amend and clarify Cal/OSHA’s current Bloodborne Pathogens standards (Section 5193) to protect adult film workers in California against STDs. Despite receiving a majority vote in favor (3 to 2) from the Cal/OSHA Standards Board on a previous similar safety amendment at the February Standard Board Meeting, the amendment… Read more »

Florida AIDS Walk: Recording Superstar Flo Rida to Headline March 20th Walk & Music Festival

AHF’s 11th annual Florida AIDS Walk and Music Festival on March 20th will benefit non-profits that provide HIV/AIDS services to South Florida. Last year’s Walk raised over $1.2 million. FT LAUDERDALE (March 16, 2016) The 2016 Florida AIDS Walk and Music Festival – an annual 5K walk to raise funds for HIV/AIDS services throughout Florida… Read more »