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

    February 13, 2018

    Gift for Life announced that its 26th annual Party for Life raised more than $225,000 for AIDS treatment and prevention. The annual event, which benefits DIFFA: Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS, raised record funds at its event in New York  on Monday, Feb. 5.

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  • Must-Bid Auction Items Announced for Party for Life

    January 30, 2018

    Gift for Life has announced that more than 35 auction items — including luxury experiences and unique gift and home décor products donated by leading suppliers — are live now and available through February 1 and then in-person at the 26th annual Party For Life on

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  • Sponsors Lining Up for Party for Life

    January 26, 2018

    Gift for Life has announced the preliminary list of sponsors for its 26th annual Party For Life on Monday, Feb. 5, in New York. To date, leading companies have committed a total of $203,000 in support for the event and fundraiser that will include a special award ...

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  • The Home and Gift Industry Creates LIFELINE to Support Feeding America’s Natural Disaster Relief Efforts

    October 24, 2017

    The U.S. gift and home furnishings industry is responding to the essential needs of people affected by Hurricanes Harvey and Irma and the California wildfires with LIFELINE, a national program to fund food and water provisions organized by Gift For Life and AmericasMart Atlanta.

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  • Gift for Life to Honor Giftcraft’s Trevor Cohen

    August 30, 2017

    Gift for Life will honor Trevor Cohen, president and CEO of Giftcraft, during the 26th annual Party for Life, Monday, February 5, in New York City at a new location, Stage 48. Cohen will be awarded Gift for Life’s Chuck Yancy Lifetime Achievement Award. Trevor

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  • Las Vegas Market Raises Record $15,735 for Gift For Life

    August 17, 2017

    Las Vegas Market announced that its seventh annual “Up on the Roof” fundraiser netted a record-breaking $15,735 to benefit Gift for Life, the gift, stationery and home décor industries’ sole charitable organization.

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  • Take a Peek at 2017’s Up on the Roof

    August 08, 2017

    Take a look at 2017’s Up on the Roof event, held Monday, July 31 during Las Vegas Market, featuring Donny Osmond.

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  • Beekman Boys to Receive Industry Achievement Award

    July 21, 2017

    Gift for Life has announced the Beekman Boys will be honored with the Gift for Life 2017 Industry Achievement Award during Gifts and Decorative Accessories’ 66th Annual Retailer Excellence Awards, taking place on Sunday, Aug. 20, 2017, in New York.

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  • Donny Osmond to serve as auctioneer for ‘Up on the Roof’

    July 17, 2017

    Las Vegas Market has announced that Donny Osmond, celebrity entertainer, former teen heartthrob and home products licensor, will serve as a live auctioneer at its 7th annual “Up on the Roof” fundraiser benefiting Gift For Life, on Monday, July 31, 2017, at the Summer 2017

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