Give yourself a good scare … while benefiting D.A.P.

(PALM SPRINGS, CA – October 13, 2011) What’s the Halloween season without a good, scary movie? Better yet, how about one that comes with its own party?! Look no further than the Camelot Theatres on Thursday, October 27 at 7:30 for the premiere of “I Didn’t Come Here to Die” benefiting client services at Desert […]

CONTINUE READING

Autumn 2011 Progress Report

Download and read about the upcoming Palm Springs AIDS Walk, the passing of three extraordinary supporters of Desert AIDS Project, and our new website redesign in this quarter’s edition of the Desert AIDS Project Progress Report. Open publication

CONTINUE READING

D.A.P. accepts GLAAD Amplifier Award for “AIDS is not over” campaign

(PALM SPRINGS, CA – October 5, 2011) Desert AIDS Project was honored when they heard that their “AIDS is not over” public service announcement (PSA) campaign had been chosen as the recipient of a national award from the Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation. “While we were delighted, we knew that we weren’t going to […]

CONTINUE READING

Aging is a part of life; HIV doesn’t have to be.

National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day (NHAAAD), this Sunday, September 18th, brings attention to the 50 and over age group and their HIV/AIDS status. Started in 2008, NHAAAD stresses current statistics that show newly diagnosed infections in people over the age of 50. With a high population of retirees calling the Coachella Valley home, this […]

CONTINUE READING

Jackie Lee Houston: Long-time friend to Desert AIDS Project

(PALM SPRINGS, CA – September 16, 2011) Like so many other organizations that felt the warmth and generosity of Jackie Lee Houston, Desert AIDS Project was deeply saddened by her recent death. “We honored Jackie Lee, along with her wonderful husband Jim Houston, with our Partners for Life Award at the 2007 Steve Chase Humanitarian […]

CONTINUE READING

Desert AIDS Project to receive $5,000 in honor of CEO David Brinkman

(PALM SPRINGS, CA – September 14, 2011) On October 15, David Brinkman will be honored with the second annual Pepperdine University Waves of Service Award, which includes a $5,000 check to Desert AIDS Project, where he serves as Chief Executive Officer and President. Launched in 2009, the Waves of Service movement celebrates, supports, and connects […]

CONTINUE READING

“Super Revivals” to open on Wednesday, September 21 in Palm Desert Costco Center

(PALM SPRINGS, CA – September 14, 2011) The location of the new Revivals store just off the Monterey exit of the I-10 freeway at 72800 Dinah Shore Drive is just the start of what makes it so “super.” When you see the size and selection it offers, you’ll understand why this chain of stores was […]

CONTINUE READING

Walgreens again supports Palm Springs AIDS Walk with in-store promotion

(PALM SPRINGS, CA – September 13, 2011) Throughout the month of September, the Walgreens Red Ribbon promotion has returned for the second year to 29 local area Walgreens stores in support of the 24th Palm Springs AIDS Walk, to benefit client services at Desert AIDS Project. “Walgreens has been a valued partner of ours for […]

CONTINUE READING

D.A.P. offers HIV testing incentives for National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day

(PALM SPRINGS, CA – September 12, 2011) In honor of the fourth annual National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day (NHAAAD) on Sunday, September 18, Desert AIDS Project will be offering a $10 gift card, while supplies last, for anyone 50 years of age or older this week and next. The incentive will be offered September […]

CONTINUE READING

Throw a fundraiser for Desert AIDS Project!

In addition to revenues from annual donors, signature event fundraisers like the Steve Chase Humanitarian Awards and Palm Springs Walk, and Revivals Stores, Desert AIDS Project receives funds from kind-hearted souls who dedicate the time and energy to host what we call third-party events. These events are often the brainchild of one or two individuals […]

CONTINUE READING
Change this in Theme Options
Change this in Theme Options
css.php