Press Releases

Domestic Gag Rule Creates Roadblocks to Progress in the Fight Against HIV/AIDS

Washington, DC, May 22 2018 – On Friday, the Trump Administration announced its intent to reinstate a decades’ old policy denying government funding to Title X family planning recipients that discuss the option of abortion with their clients. It will similarly deny government resources to recipients providing abortions with funding from other sources. This “domestic […]

Philanthropic Funding for HIV/AIDS Reached Highest Level to Date in 2016 According to New Funders Concerned About AIDS’ Report

For Immediate Release: December 7, 2017 Media Contact: Sarah Hamilton, (509) 336-9240 sarah@fcaaids.org Download the press release Philanthropic Funding for HIV/AIDS Reached Highest Level to Date in 2016 According to New Funders Concerned About AIDS’ Report  Despite a third straight year of increases, there is cause for caution   Washington, D.C., December 7, 2017 – Today, on […]

Nation’s Top HIV Funders Announce Historic Partnership, Game Changing Investment in U.S. South

Nation’s Top HIV Funders Announce Historic Partnership, Game Changing Investment in U.S. South New Fund to provide $2.65 million in grants to accelerate progress toward ending HIV and reducing health disparities WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Gilead Sciences, Ford Foundation, Elton John AIDS Foundation, ViiV Healthcare, and Johnson & Johnson – leading funders of the domestic HIV response […]

Coalition Statement Opposing the Global Gag Rule

Funders Concerned About AIDS and 159 other groups signed this coalition statement opposing the global gag rule, also known as the Mexico City Policy. This rule blocks aid to foreign organizations who use their own non-US funds to provide information, referrals, or services for legal abortion or to advocate for access to abortion services in their own […]