Through our sponsors and supporters, Academy of Friends has distributed over $8.7 million to support HIV/AIDS direct care services and educational programs in the San Francisco Bay Area since 1980.

Make your pledge online by clicking the Donation button above. If you prefer to send your pledge via mail or fax, download our donation form.

With your donation of $350 or more, you will receive visible recognition for your philanthropy, admission to all of our social events and tickets** to our annual Gala according to the following levels:

  • Supporting Circle - $350 to $699 - 1 General Admission Gala Ticket
  • Leading Circle - $700 to $1,499 - 2 General Admission Gala Tickets
  • Director's Circle - $1,500 to $2,499 - 2 VIP Level* Gala Tickets
  • Producer's Circle - $2,500 to $4,999 - 4 VIP Level* Gala Tickets
  • Legend's Circle - $5,000 to $9,999 - 8 VIP Level* Gala Tickets
  • Mogul's Circle - $10,000 to $19,999 - 16 VIP Level* Gala Tickets
  • Chairman's Circle - $20,000+ - Customized VIP Level* Gala Ticket Package

*VIP Level benefits include a special VIP Lounge at the Gala which includes a unique selection of premium wines and spirits as well as a select group of restaurants and catered food.
**To receive tickets to the Gala, online donations must be received by February 1, 2016. Donations are cumulative, so you may elect to divide your total donation into monthly installments.

Academy of Friends is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, and contributions are fully tax-deductible to the extent allowable by the law. Tax ID: 94-3064135