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Until There’s A Cure Day – Akron RubberDucks

Feb 04 14

Until There’s A Cure will be in Akron, OH on April 14th! We are partnering with the Akron RubberDucks, a Minor League Baseball team in Akron, to bring you the very first Until There’s A Cure Day game in Ohio! Proceeds from ticket sales go towards the Until There’s A Cure Foundation, as well as […]

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Feb 7 is National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

Jan 25 12

February 7th is National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day How Will You Help Raise Awareness? By race/ethnicity, African Americans face the most severe burden of HIV in the United States. While making up only 13% of the U.S. population, they account for more than 49% of AIDS cases and 46% of people living with a diagnosis […]

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2011 Marks A Moment of Hope

Dec 28 11

The close of 2011 marks a moment of hope for Until There’s A Cure Foundation. Although the end of the AIDS pandemic is still years away, we remain dedicated and optimistic about finding a cure. Gradual progress, since the beginning of the epidemic, means that fewer people are dying of AIDS; the rate of new […]

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What I Have Learned

Oct 21 11

Time sure flies by… the three months that I’ve been working with UNTIL for the HIV/AIDS cause is now coming to an end. While working with the lovely staff of Until There’s A Cure, I discovered many differences between a Non-profit organization and what I knew from my earlier projects. In my past experience I […]

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Learning How Non-Profits Work

Oct 13 11

Hi there! I´m Bastian another German intern at Until There´s A Cure. Like my friends, Rebecca and Philipp, I study in Munich – sports event and media management. During my internship around Stanford and Silicon Valley I have the chance to work with Until There´s A Cure for four weeks. During my first two years […]

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A New Experience

Oct 10 11

My name is Rebecca and I´m a student from Germany. I´m from the same university as Philipp the Intern at Until There´s A Cure. Since the beginning of August, I have been here in California for an Internship around Stanford and the Silicon Valley. We had the chance to travel a lot on the weekends, because of this we learned a lot […]

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HIV/AIDS: On the front page or not…

Dec 22 10

BY HANA KAJIMURA The holiday season means a lot of travel. For me, airports and airplanes go hand in hand with magazines full of “holiday gift guides” and “2010 wrap ups”. As I flipped through the health page of the December 24th-Jan 7th edition of The Week, reading about how naps and dreams make us […]

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Responsibility

Dec 16 10

By Lindsay Steele “Increase compassion, understanding and RESPONSIBILTY …Until There’s A Cure.” This is the phrase that concludes all communications from Until There’s A Cure. These three values, compassion, understanding and responsibility, lie at the core of what we aim to instill in minds and hearts every where. Yesterday, I, along with two others from […]

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Student Perspectives on Safe Sex Education

Dec 08 10

“If you wear a condom you can’t get it, right?” BY HANA KAJIMURA Hana Kajimura is a freshman at Stanford University. We want to hear more student perspectives on the issue of Safe Sex Education on YOUR campuses. Please comment on this blog to share. A couple times every day, as I walk down the […]

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6 Misconceptions Young People Have about HIV/AIDS

Dec 03 10

Hydeia Broadbent Sets it Straight BY TOMIKA ANDERSON Hydeia Broadbent has been living with HIV her entire life, but as she told Black Enterprise yesterday, that has not been a death sentence.  In fact, the 26-year-old AIDS activist has been a very vocal spokeswoman for awareness about the disease, which has reached epidemic proportions in […]

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