Category: News

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HIV is not just transmitted by sex

January 22, 2018


Oscar-winning actress Charlize Theron was born and raised in South Africa, where she grew up around #HIV and experienced people dying from #AIDS. As a result, she founded the Charlize Theron Africa Outreach Project (@ctaop), an organization that helps fund and support local nonprofits fighting AIDS, with a focus on youth in South Africa.

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Start Fundraising on Facebook

January 22, 2018


Now it’s easier than ever to raise funds for us! Use the “Fundraiser” function on our Facebook page and create a Fundraiser today! It’s so simple, all you have to do is click this link: https://www.facebook.com/pg/TheAIDSMonument/fundraisers/

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Pioneering AIDS Researcher Dr. Mathilde Krim, Who Battled The Virus And Stigma, Dead At Age 91

January 22, 2018


“The dawn of the AIDS crisis was a time of chaos, confusion and misinformation. But there was one woman who saw the devastation and dedicated herself to raising public awareness about its cause and treatment. Dr. Mathilde Krim, a pioneer in the battle against HIV/AIDS passed away Monday at age 91.” (via NewNowNext)