June 19, 2012
Last week we were delighted to host a talk by Foundation International Leadership Awardee Dr. Landon Myer. Learn more about the talk and his research on rapid treatment for pregnant women living with HIV.
June 6, 2012
For the past 22 years, celebrities and supporters have gathered in Los Angeles each summer for an afternoon of sun and fun to support the Foundation's mission to eliminate pediatric AIDS around the world -- and this year was no different.
The 23rd annual "A Time For Heroes Celebrity Picnic" featured some of Hollywood's most familiar faces, as well as some awesome games and activities, and delicious treats from some of LA's best eateries.
Click through the jump for photos and a recap of all the action!
June 6, 2012
On Sunday, we joined Jewelers for Children (JFC) at the 14th annual Facets of Hope dinner in Las Vegas, Nevada. Learn more about the dinner and our friends at JFC.
June is a special time at the Foundation, as we prepare for our annual A Time For Heroes Celebrity Picnic in Los Angeles. Learn more about the event, and about this year’s heroes in the battle against pediatric HIV/AIDS.
May 24, 2012
Last Friday, Foundation Ambassador Ben Banks had the opportunity to talk about pediatric HIV/AIDS care and treatment on a panel at the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Read more about his experience and what doctors and caretakers are doing for children living with HIV/AIDS.
Today, on HIV Vaccine Awareness Day, we’re reading about the continued need to develop a vaccine to help achieve an AIDS-free generation.
May 16, 2012
Dr. Lynne Mofenson has been fighting for mothers and children affected by HIV/AIDS for over twenty years. This week, she was recognized for her career by the Service to America awards. Learn how Dr. Mofenson helped revolutionize the fight to end pediatric AIDS globally, and why she is one of our heroes.
May 11, 2012
On a breezy Thursday afternoon in Washington, members of Congress hosted a press conference with the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation and our friends at mothers2mothers for a special commemoration of Mother’s Day.
The event on Capitol Hill announced a House resolution in support of global efforts to end new HIV infections in children and keep their mothers alive. Read more about the event and check out photos and quotes after the jump.
May 8, 2012
As we celebrate Mother's Day, we asked some of our friends and Foundation Ambassadors to share their messages to their mothers. Read about their inspiring letters here, and learn how to share your own stories.
April 24, 2012
Recently, the Foundation partnered with filmmaker Maggie Betts for several screenings of her remarkable documentary chronicling the story of one mother in Zambia and the impact of HIV on her family. Learn more about her film “The Carrier,” and the challenges and successes of preventing mother-to-child transmission of HIV in sub-Saharan Africa.