National Aids Memorial Home
Programs and Events
2014 World AIDS Day Observance

On December 1, 2014, the 21st annual World AIDS Day National Observance was held at the National AIDS Memorial Grove. The theme of this year’s observance was ‘The Story Will Be Known By Future Generations.”

2014 Light in the Grove

On the eve of World AIDS Day, 600 guests experienced a candlelight reflection at the Circle of Friends, a walk through the Redwood Grove brilliantly illuminated at the Grove’s 5th annual Light in the Grove fundraising gala. The evening included Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi as the featured speaker, and the 2014 Lifetime of Commitment honorees, Ken Henderson and Joe Seiler of REAF.


The Grove Mourns the Loss of a Community Leader

Vivian Stephenson, an inspiring community leader and dear friend to the National AIDS Memorial Grove, died on Friday, November 14, 2014.


The Grove Mourns the Loss of One of its Longtime Leaders

Thom will be remembered for his love and compassion, his ability to create peace among competing interests, his humor, his courage and his steadfastness.


Pedro Zamora Young Leaders Scholarship (May 29, 2014)
Pedro Zamora

Dedicated to the continuing legacy of AIDS educator and activist Pedro Zamora, the scholarship will support the academic efforts of emerging young leaders who share Pedro’s passionate commitment to ending the HIV/AIDS pandemic.