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Mission Statement

The Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS is the oldest and one of the largest funders of HIV/AIDS service and education programs in the U.S. Since its founding in 1984, DIFFA has mobilized the immense resources of the design communities to provide over $30 million to hundreds of AIDS organizations nationwide.

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Starting with volunteers from fashion, interior design, furnishings and architecture, supporters of DIFFA now come from every field associated with fine design. With 15 chapters nationwide, DIFFA has also been an innovative agent in drawing local and national corporations into the fight against the epidemic, and enjoys tremendous support from the business community. DIFFA grants funds to organizations which fight AIDS by providing: preventive education programs targeted to populations at risk of infection, treatment and direct-care services for people living with AIDS and public policy intitiatives which add resources to private sector efforts. Drawing on the contributions of world renowned creative and corporate leaders, DIFFA's fundraising activities are among the most celebrated in AIDS philanthropy. Through special events and "passive royalty" arrangements, DIFFA raises money for the battle against AIDS like no other organization can. This unique position has enabled DIFFA to cement its reputation for innovation by rallying diverse communities to a common purpose.

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http://www.diffa.org

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Would you recommend Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS?

by Cheetoo R. (July 24, 2013)
My name is Cheetoo Noda. Im a fashion design student. Im a male and I was wondering if you guys need male volunteers. I would love to be part of the volunteer team. I love fashion and hope to be one one day Below is a link to my creations. http://cheetoolicious.carbonmade.com/ Id be happy to do any task me if Im given the opportunity. Thank you, Cheetoo
by Tamara M. (December 16, 2009)
Im don't really have strong fashion experiences but i would like to try to volunteer in this organization because I like exploring the fashion world and I like to try new things.At home, I put collages together, showing different kinds of jeans, shirts, and all kinds of shoes.This organization interests me.
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