DIFFA: Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS
23rd of January 2017

MEDIA ALERT: DIFFA ANNOUNCES 20TH ANNUAL DINING BY DESIGN FUNDRAISER TO FIGHT HIV/AIDS

  MEDIA ALERT: DIFFA ANNOUNCES 20TH ANNUAL DINING BY DESIGN FUNDRAISER TO FIGHT HIV/AIDS What: DIFFA: Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS (DIFFA) will gather thousands of designers, notable guests and avid supporters to celebrate its 20th Annual DINING BY DESIGN (DBD), March 16 – 20. As DIFFA National’s largest fundraiser, DBD raises nearly a million […]


21st of December 2016

Blog Post: Bailey House Helping Thousands Find a Place to Call Home

Bailey House was formed in 1983 to create the nation’s first response to homeless individuals living with AIDS. Starting off with one residence in the Greenwich Village in New York City, the organization now serves more than 1,800 men, women and children living with HIV/AIDS and other chronic illnesses in neighborhoods throughout New York City. […]


1st of December 2016

DIFFA Commemorates World AIDS Day

Today on World AIDS Day, DIFFA unites with people across the globe to demonstrate support for those impacted by HIV/AIDS and to remember the millions who lost their lives to the disease. There are an estimated 1.2 million people living with HIV in the United States and nearly 13,000 people in the United States die […]


16th of November 2016

DIFFA National Grants 333K to Support HIV/AIDS Organizations Across the U.S

DIFFA National Grants 333K to Support HIV/AIDS Organizations Across the U.S DIFFA recognizes 26 grantees combating at annual Grant Reception New York, NY (November 16, 2015) – Last night, DIFFA: Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS (DIFFA) recognized and awarded $333,000 to its 2016 grantees at its annual DIFFA National Grant Reception. Hosted on the waterfront […]


15th of November 2016

DIFFA and CRI Join as Co-beneficiaries for Boston Home Decor Gala

DIFFA and CRI Join as Co-beneficiaries for Boston Home Decor Gala In 1984, at the height of the AIDS epidemic, a group of 12 designers and architects came together in New York City to respond to the growing crisis and its effect on the design community—thus launching what became DIFFA: Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS. […]


10th of November 2016

DIFFA National To Introduce 26 Grantees Combating HIV/AIDS Nationwide

DIFFA National To Introduce 26 Grantees Combating HIV/AIDS Nationwide DIFFA to host annual Grant Reception on Tuesday, November 15, 2016 to highlight 2016 grantees New York, NY (November 10, 2016) –Despite many advances in care, prevention and survival rights over the last three decades, HIV/AIDS remains an epidemic and organizations across the country are in […]


9th of November 2016

A message from DIFFA Executive Director Johanna Osburn

A message from DIFFA Executive Director Johanna Osburn DIFFA’s role is as important as ever. Despite many advances in care, prevention and survival rates over the last three decades, HIV/AIDS remains an epidemic here in the United States. Since our founding 32 years ago, DIFFA continues our mission to help organizations serving those living with HIV/AIDS, […]


2nd of November 2016

Blog Post: WHCP- Saving Lives One Needle Exchange At a Time

WHCP- Saving Lives One Needle Exchange At a Time November 2, 2016– Clara Cardelle initially visited the drop-in center at the Washington Heights CORNER Project (WHCP) to take advantage of its variety of services including overdose prevention and free healthcare. The organization was founded in 2005 by a local activist to reduce the spread of […]


DIFFA BRINGS SPECIFY WITH CARE® TO NEOCON EAST AND BDNY TRADESHOWS

Highlighting Affiliates of the Dynamic Cause Marketing Program New York, NY (November 2016) – DIFFA: Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS (DIFFA) is bringing its Specify With Care® (SWC) cause-related marketing program to top East Coast tradeshows this fall. The initiative invites companies to donate a percentage of sales from designated collections to benefit DIFFA in […]


25th of October 2016

Media Alert: Picnic By Design Los Angeles

DIFFA LAUNCHES PICNIC BY DESIGN IN LA AT WESTEDGE DESIGN FAIR, NOV.3-6, 2016 FEATURING VIP COCKTAIL PARTY ON NOV. 5 Santa Monica, CA WHAT: DIFFA: Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS will launch Picnic By Design LA at the WestEdge Design Fair (booth # 300), November 3-6. The fundraising exhibit will showcase stunning designer picnic baskets that […]