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 2016, with Gift for Life’s assistance DIFFA granted more than $333,000, to 26 organizations that support those at risk or living with the disease.

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  • Gift For Life Unveils New Ad Campaign, Supporter Button

    June 20, 2017

    Gift For Life recently unveiled its new ad campaign, created by Whereoware, as well as a new "Supporter" button, created by NY NOW.

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  • Las Vegas Market to host Gift for Life fundraiser

    June 12, 2017

    Las Vegas Market announced today that it will host its 7th annual “Up on the Roof” fundraiser benefiting Gift For Life on Monday, July 31, 2017, during the Summer 2017 Las Vegas Market, July 30-August 3, 2017. Tickets for the event, which include special entertainment,

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  • Gift For Life/National Stationery Show® Team Raises $28,000+ for AIDS Walk New York

    May 30, 2017

    May 30, 2017 — Gift for Life, the gift, stationery and home decor industries' leading charitable organization, announced today that the Gift For Life/National Stationery Show team raised more than $28,000 for men, women, and families who are living with HIV/AIDS, including a generous $5,000

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  • Beekman Boys to Receive Industry Achievement Award

    May 03, 2017

    Beekman Boys to Receive Industry Achievement Award —Creators of Beekman 1802 to be honored at Retailer Excellence Awards—   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact:   Cole Daugherty, 214-760-2884 Cathy Steel, 203-340-9251   May 3, 2017—Gift for Life, the gift and home industries' sole charitable organization, has

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  • Gift for Life Announces New Board Leadership

    March 30, 2017

    Gift for Life has announced today a transition in leadership, effective immediately, following the election of new officers. George Kacic takes over as chair of the board, replacing Frank Joens who served in the role since 2015; and Matt Katzenson is the newly elected vice chair.

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  • Gift For Life, NSS Team Up for 6th AIDS Walk New York Partnership

    March 06, 2017

    For the sixth consecutive year, Gift for Life has partnered with the National Stationery Show to participate in AIDS Walk New York, a charity fundraiser in New York City on Sunday, May 21 — the opening day of the Show.

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  • Gift for Life’s Party for Life Raises $225,000+

    February 14, 2017

    Gift for Life announced that its 25th Anniversary Party for Life fundraiser raised $225,000+ for AIDS treatment and prevention. The annual event, which benefitted DIFFA: Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS, drew a record 500+ attendees to The Boathouse in New York City’s Central Park on Monday,

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  • Must-Bid Auction Items Announced for Party for Life

    January 31, 2017

    Gift for Life has announced that more than 40 auction items – including luxury experiences and unique gift and home décor products donated by leading suppliers – will be offered during the 25th annual Party For Life on Monday, Feb. 6, in New York.

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  • Gift for Life Launches ‘Under 40’ Cause Marketing Campaign

    December 14, 2016

    Gift for Life, the gift and home industries’ sole charitable organization, has announced the launch of a new cause marketing program led by three gift companies – all with owners under the age of 40. Ann Page, Duke Cannon Supply Co and The Urban Agriculture

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