amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research

NY Gala

amfAR's New York Gala

Kicking off fashion week, amfAR’s annual New York Galafundraiser honors prominent individuals who have made exceptional contributionsto amfAR and the fight against AIDS.

Sizzle Cannes

amfAR's Cinema Against AIDS (Cannes) ǀ Event Highlights

Highlights from the one of the most consistently successful benefit events in the world, held during the Cannes Film Festival.


The Inspiration Gala| Event Highlights

Highlights of The Inspiration Gala–A Celebration of Men’s Style, an international series of events produced by Josh Wood Productions.


How To Become a Corporate Sponsor

Special Events

Anchored by amfAR’s signature Cinema Against AIDS series, the Foundation routinely holds gala fundraising events in Cannes, New York, Dallas, Los Angeles, Milan, Paris, San Francisco, São Paulo, Toronto, and other major cities.

Drawing diverse guests from the worlds of film, fashion, the arts, business, and international society, these events consistently receive widespread media coverage.  For information on upcoming events, click here for our events calendar.

Our sponsorship opportunities include a range of attractive benefits, such as

  • Logo placement on the media wall
  • Logo and company’s name on all print and online materials
  • Logo and link on amfAR’s website
  • On-stage recognition during the event’s program
  • Opportunity to donate product for the gift bag





Cause-Related Marketing

Another way for our corporate partners to raise funds for amfAR is through our cause-related marketing program.  If your company would like to raise money for amfAR through sales of a product, contact Shameek Bose, Manager of Business Partnerships at (212) 806-1615 or

Although the terms of each cause-related marketing agreement are decided on a case-by-case basis, typically companies donate at least of 10% of the retail price of the product, in order to ensure the success of the promotion.



For more details on sponsorship benefits, or to sponsor an event, please contact Shameek Bose, Sponsorship Manager at (212) 806-1615 or