Academy of Friends annually produces the world’s premier Academy Awards Night Charity Gala as the centerpiece of its efforts to raise funds, award donations, and encourage volunteerism that benefit a diverse set of HIV/AIDS organizations in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Join us Sunday, February 24th for our 39th Annual Academy Awards Night Gala!

2019’s poster above and info below.

2019’s poster above and info below.

Join Academy of Friends' for our 39th Annual Academy Awards Night Gala with ticket sales benefiting HIV/AIDS Services in the San Francisco Bay Area.

In typical Academy of Friends' fashion, everyone at the event will enjoy food provided by the Bay Area's finest restaurants and caterers, wine and champagne by amazing vintners along with a fun way to watch the 2019 Oscars®. 

VIP Ticket holders have early entry starting at 4 pm!

An amazing list of food and wine tasting selections!

2019 beneficiary Partners!

AIDS Legal Referral Panel (ALRP) - Provides free and low cost legal services to people with HIV/AIDS throughout the SF Bay Area.

Positive Resource Center - Assist people affected by or at risk for HIV/AIDS through counseling, education, training and advocacy.

St. James Infirmary - A peer-based occupational health and safety clinic for sex workers and their families.

LGBTQ Connection - A comprehensive, multi-county health initiative fostering healthy, diverse and inclusive communities, driven by youth and other emerging leaders in the rural north sf Bay Area.  

2019 vendors to be updated soon!



Enjoy live entertainment during the event!! 

Our board is working hard to design an exciting 2019 Gala for you - we can't wait for you to see what we have up our sleeves! 

Check out photos from our 2018 Gala HERE

100% of ticket sales will be distributed to our HIV/AIDS Services.

Must be 21+.


2018 Sponsors