16 million Women and Girls worldwide are infected with HIV/AIDS and in dire need of urgent care services. Lend a hand, Lend your voice. We at Until There's A Cure want to raise awareness of the impact of HIV/AIDS on women and girls everywhere and to teach women and girls about HIV prevention, the importance of getting tested, and how to live with and manage HIV/AIDS.
What is the issue, problem, or challenge?
* Globally HIV/AIDS is leading cause of death among women of reproductive age * In many countries women don't have same property rights as men. This can lead to increased risk of sexual exploitation, violence, abusive relationships, sex work for economic survival * More than 278,000 women & girls in US are living with HIV * 80% of new HIV infections in Am. women result from sex with an infected male partner * Almost 94,000 Am. women and girls have died from AIDS-related illness
How will this project solve this problem?
By sparing just a few of your hard-earned dollars, you will help us empower women and girls in desperate situations, and to teach them about HIV prevention, the importance of getting tested and how to live with and manage HIV/AIDS. Every dollar is 100% tax deductible. Talk to others about what you've learned. Blog about the campaign, post on your Facebook, Tweet, Pin and email this to everyone you know. Educating and bringing attention to the issue is the only way to stop the spread of HIV.
Potential Long Term Impact
Together, our voices can save the lives of millions of people Together, we can protect ourselves and the people that we love Together, we can end the pandemic and stop the suffering
This project has been retired and is no longer accepting donations.