Why I Chose Planned Giving

Why I Chose Planned Giving

Nikoletta Skarlatos, acclaimed makeup artist known for projects including The Hunger Games series and Pirates of the Caribbean speaks about her decision to include ETAF in her will.

Elizabeth Taylor Legacy Award: Elton John

Elizabeth Taylor Legacy Award: Elton John

We are so proud to announce Sir Elton John as the recipient of the 2017 Elizabeth Taylor Legacy Award. Elton John and Elizabeth Taylor were more than dear friends. They both shared a desire to leverage the power of their celebrity to speak out for those affected by AIDS and to raise millions of dollars for research, prevention, treatment, and advocacy.

ETAF and m2m Partner for Benefit Dinner

ETAF and m2m Partner for Benefit Dinner

On October 24th, ETAF’s newest Ambassador, Zac Posen, gifted his birthday to raise funds for ETAF and our grantee partner, mothers2mothers (m2m). ETAF has joined forces with m2m to eliminate pediatric AIDS and increase access to healthcare for families in Malawi. Co-hosted by Paris Jackson, the intimate event took place at the historic Green Acres estate in Beverly Hills.  Following an elegant cocktail reception, guests enjoyed a seated dinner with a specially curated menu from designer Posen’s premiere cookbook: Cooking With Zac.

Actress Alexandra Daddario Goes to Malawi to Fight HIV and Malaria

Actress Alexandra Daddario Goes to Malawi to Fight HIV and Malaria

Actress Alexandra Daddario (2017’s Baywatch) is using her platform to follow in the footsteps of the ever-iconic Elizabeth Taylor. She's a champion for The Elizabeth Taylor Aids Foundation's new partnership with the UN Foundation’s Nothing But Netscampaign, and she recently traveled to Malawi to see the organizations' handiwork providing testing and treatment for HIV and malaria first-hand.
According to the Nothing But Nets’s website, malaria and HIV combined cause more than 2 million deaths each year. But The Elizabeth Taylor AIDS Foundation and the Global AIDS Interfaith Alliance (GAIA)’s mobile health clinics are making a huge impact on their treatment in Malawi, helping more than 600,000 people gain access to HIV treatment and care, says ETAF managing director Joel Goldman.
When we hopped on the phone with Daddario to talk about her trip, she said it was an “emotionally overwhelming” experience but one she wouldn’t trade for anything. Scroll down to hear what else Daddario had to say about her experience and learn more about the partnership.

Residents of Nkosi’s Haven Treated to Visit by Hollywood Stars

Residents of Nkosi’s Haven Treated to Visit by Hollywood Stars

Hollywood came to Nkosi’s Haven this week‚ when US actors Scott Wolf‚ from MNet's medical series The Night Shift‚ and Alexandra Daddario‚ star of the recent film Baywatch‚ dropped in to visit the community.

“Do you ever get nervous if you meet a really famous person‚ like Chris Brown?" asked one of the excited teenagers at the HIV/Aids haven.

“Of course‚ some people I meet I get completely starstruck‚” responded Daddario.

Sprinkles launches Elizabeth Taylor Red Velvet to benefit The Elizabeth Taylor AIDS Foundation!

Sprinkles launches Elizabeth Taylor Red Velvet to benefit The Elizabeth Taylor AIDS Foundation!

During the month of July, Sprinkles will sell its most popular flavor adorned with Elizabeth Taylor’s trademark beauty. Following the successful launch of its Summer Icon Series in June, Sprinkles has added a charitable element to this month’s cupcake and will donate a portion of proceeds from the Elizabeth Taylor cupcake to ETAF. Now you can indulge and give back at the same time!