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 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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  • Gift for Life Launches New Website

    December 05, 2016

    Gift for Life has launched a new website in conjunction with its 25the anniversary. The site presents information about Gift for Life’s founding in 1992 through present day fundraising initiatives and its support of DIFFA: Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS.

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  • Party on Peachtree Is Atlanta January Market’s Hottest Ticket

    December 01, 2016

    A spectacular new venue, new features and new beneficiaries mark the third-annual staging of Party on Peachtree 2017, the Atlanta January Market’s hottest ticket and the largest event of the U.S. winter home and gift show calendar. Party on Peachtree 2017 moves to the celebrated Capital

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  • Archipelago Cause Marketing Program Raises $5,000 for Gift for Life

    October 04, 2016

    Gift for Life has received a donation of $5,000 from Archipelago Botanicals, the home fragrance, bath and body products supplier, through an exclusive cause marketing program conducted during the 2016 tradeshow season. Archipelago Botanicals partnered with Gift for Life to donate a portion of sales of

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  • 2017 Party for Life Honoree Announced for 25th Anniversary Event

    September 30, 2016

    Gift for Life will celebrate 25 years of fighting AIDS at its 2017 Party for Life, Monday, Feb. 6, in New York City. As part of the evening’s festivities, Jan van der Lande of Kikkerland Design will be awarded Gift for Life’s Chuck Yancy Lifetime Achievement

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