AIDS

45th Anny Arthur Ashe's Historic Wimbledon Win

(CNN) - Sunday marks 45 years since Arthur Ashe became the first African American man to win Wimbledon. He took down heavily favored, top-seed player Jimmy Connors to claim the victory. Off the court; Ashe was a civil rights…

Elton John Launches $1 Million Emergency Fund

(CNN) - As the number of people with the coronavirus goes up every day all over the world, people are looking for answers; including Elton John. The star is one of many stepping up in the fight against the…

Elton John celebrates 25 years of AIDS foundation

NEW YORK (AP) — A teary and emotional Elton John celebrated the 25th anniversary of his AIDS foundation with a gala in New York City, raising about $4.4 million and telling the audience that they would end the AIDS epidemic…

Harvard honors Elton John for efforts to fight HIV, AIDS

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Elton John has been honored at Harvard University for his philanthropic efforts to fight HIV and AIDS.The 70-year-old singer was awarded the Harvard Foundation's Peter J. Gomes Humanitarian Award in a ceremony Monday. Previous winners include…

Mayor Tomlinson to Attend Rise Above HIV Benefit

The International AIDS Candlelight Memorial is much more than just a memorial. The International AIDS Candlelight Memorial serves as a community mobilization campaign to raise social consciousness about HIV and AIDS. With 33 million people living with HIV With 33…

Apple Releases Red iPhone7 for Cause

Apple launched a new partnership addition on Tuesday. The company began raising awareness and funds for the (Red) campaign in 2006 with the iPod Nano. Since 2006, the company has raised over $130 for the campaign with (Red) branded products.…