Since 1991, Gift for Life has united the industry to fight AIDS. Award Galas. Parties. Silent Auctions. Industry Events. Cause Marketing. Gift for Life creates exciting opportunities for networking...

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AIDS is not over. More than a million people in the U.S. live with HIV, and 40% of new infections happen to young people, ages 13 to 29. In 2017, with Gift for Life’s assistance DIFFA granted more than $331.5K to 31 organizations across the U.S. organizations that support those at risk or living with the disease.

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  • Las Vegas Market Raises $16,000 for Gift for Life

    August 14, 2019

    Las Vegas Market announced today that its ninth annual “Up on the Roof” Gift for Life fundraiser generated $16,000 for DIFFA: Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS.

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  • “Up on the Roof” Silent Auction Open for Bidding

    July 22, 2019

    Gift for Life announced today that pre-event Silent Auction bidding is now open for 15 Kathy Ireland® licensed home products and Las Vegas-themed prize packages online.

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  • Gift for Life continues successful text-to-donate initiative

    July 16, 2019

    Gift for Life is collaborating with Progressive Business Media (PBM) and its Gifts and Decorative Accessories brand to continue its successful “text-to-give” campaign in connection with the 2019 Retailer Excellence Awards (REAs).

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  • Gift for Life to Honor Anne McGilvray at Party for Life

    June 28, 2019

    Gift for Life, the gift and home industries’ sole charitable organization, has announced that Anne McGilvray, founder of the eponymous sales agency, will be honored during the 28th annual Party for Life.

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  • Gift For Life/Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS Team Raises $30,000+ for AIDS Walk New York

    May 31, 2019

    Gift for Life has announced that the Gift For Life/DIFFA (Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS) team raised more than $30,000 for men, women, and families who are living with HIV/AIDS, including a generous $5,000 grant from DIFFA).

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  • Rifle Paper Co. to receive Industry Achievement Award

    April 24, 2019

    Gift for Life has announced that Rifle Paper Co. will be honored with its 2019 Gift for Life Industry Achievement Award

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  • Must-bid auction items announced for Party for Life

    January 18, 2019

    Gift for Life has announced that a range of Silent Auction items – including exclusive travel packages and unique gift and home décor products donated by leading suppliers – are live online now.

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  • Laura Janelle launches cause marketing partnership with Gift for Life

    January 04, 2019

    Gift for Life has announced a new cause marketing partnership with Laura Janelle. Beginning at the winter 2019 edition of the Atlanta International Gift & Home Market, proceeds from the sale of the company’s Mantra Scarf will benefit DIFFA: Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS.

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  • DIFFA National grants nearly $300,000 to 26 grantees combating HIV/AIDS nationwide

    December 20, 2018

    With the help of Gift for Life, this week DIFFA National, headquartered in New York City, granted $285,000 to 26 organization nationwide providing treatment, direct care and prevention education services to people living with HIV/AIDS.

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