Elizabeth and Jake Glaser. (Photo: EGPAF)
Mother's Day Traditions
by Jake Glaser, May 11, 2013
Mother's Day is a day to reflect on the important role mothers around the world play in their children's lives. For Jake Glaser, Elizabeth's 28-year-old son, it is no different. He took some time to reminisce about an important Glaser family tradition and the role his mom played in his life. ...
Join Us. Inspire Others.
May 1, 2013
Making a difference is as easy as supporting the 24th annual A Time for Heroes in Los Angeles on Sunday, June 2, 2013. This year we are asking you to “Join Us. Inspire Others”- to inspire families to join Elizabeth Glaser's heroic fight to save the lives of her children and to become a hero to the mothers and children currently fighting worldwide.
(Photo: EGPAF, 2012)
Tamara Finds Hope in Tisamala Teen Mentorship Programme
May 1, 2013
Tamara became aware of her HIV status when she was 10 years old. She initially struggled with her diagnosis due to lack of treatment and discrimination from some family members. After being introduced to Tisamala Teen Mentorship Programme, Tamara was able to generate a more positive outlook on her health and resolve struggles with family members.
Stars and Ambassadors Come Together on Capitol Hill to Commit to HIV
by Michelle Betton , April 22, 2013
U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator Eric Goosby, UNAIDS president Michel Sidibé, Oscar-winning actress Charlize Theron, and EGPAF Foundation Ambassadors Fortunata Kasege and Florida Mwesiga were among the speakers at the “Together We Will End AIDS” breakfast briefing held at the Senate Visitor’s Center.
Optimism on World HIV Vaccine Awareness Day
Posted May 18, 2013
HIV (in green) budding from a type of white
blood cell known as a lymphocyte. Just how
close are we to creating a vaccine to prevent
HIV infections? (Photo: Centers for Disease
Control and Prevention)
As the global health community continues to make strides in the fight to end HIV/AIDS, I want to celebrate World HIV Vaccine Awareness Day and applaud the research and development (R&D) community on its progress thus far to develop an effective HIV vaccine.
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