National Aids Memorial Home
Programs and Events
2015 World AIDS Day National Observance

The annual World AIDS Day National Observance is on December 1, and is our nation’s pre-eminent World AIDS Day commemoration event. This year’s National Leadership Recognition honoree is humanitarian, philanthropist, and former CEO of Levi Strauss & Co., Robert D. Haas.

2015 Light in the Grove

On November 30th, the eve of World AIDS Day, the National AIDS Memorial Grove will once again hold its annual Light in the Grove fundraising gala

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Support the Grove by Volunteering at Folsom Street Fair!
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All shifts are ‘first come, first serve’, so we want to make every attempt to ensure that you have first choice. If you would be willing to volunteer and could let us know your first, second and third volunteer role preference, we will assign you accordingly the moment registration is open. Also, please provide two preferred shift start times (shifts are typically 4 hours).


Through the Mist: Concentric Circles
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We were going to a special place that held time in suspense the National AIDS Memorial Grove to honor those who had fallen to a disease I had once feared as an insidious enemy. There were times even hearing or discussing Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome gave me an uneasiness that could still darken my mood with trepidation.


Joining Forces – Surviving Voices
Marc Smolowitz, Scott Weiner & John Cunningham

Every story has a voice. The history of the HIV/AIDS pandemic is filled with the challenge of remembering and learning from these stories, our stories. It is also about finding and empowering our voices.