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Elton John Aids Foundation

Beyond Bono: Music and Philanthropy

Linda Novick O'Keefe | Posted 12.28.2016 | Entertainment
Linda Novick O'Keefe

I wish I could sing, and belt out every feeling like Nina Simone or sing a love letter to my daughter like Paul Simon. I love music and have long been impressed with the artists that enrich our world in so many ways.

Christmas Comes Early in Star-Studded Show

Helen Eisenbach | Posted 11.24.2016 | Arts
Helen Eisenbach

Even those who tremble at the phrase "audience participation" end up awash in the bliss of communal exhibitionism -- some even clutching one of the special prizes doled out by ringmaster Owen. Just one of the series' many gifts that keep on giving.

Elton John: Compassion, Abandoning Stigmas Keys To Ending AIDS

Vox | Elton John | Posted 05.26.2015 | Impact

I have some good news. The single biggest change that could most radically improve our health-care systems is free. It can't be patented by any corpor...

Why 'Philanthropy Needs To Go Where Government Won't' To Protect Sex Workers

Inside Philanthropy | Kiersten Marek | Posted 05.13.2015 | Impact

The health and safety of sex workers: It's not an issue most of us tend to think about every day, but it's yet another example of how marginalized pop...

Scott Campbell Talks Elton John AIDS Foundation and LGBT Equality (AUDIO)

Charlotte Robinson | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Charlotte Robinson

This week I talked with Scott Campbell, Executive Director of the Elton John AIDS Foundation, which has been identified by Funders for LGBTQ Issues as the largest funder of programs for black LGBTQ individuals.

10 Donations You Haven't Ever Considered

Dylan Nord | Posted 10.18.2013 | Impact
Dylan Nord

You've given your time, your money, and your old clothes, but what about one of these 10 unusual donations you may not have considered. 1. Air mile...

Of Robert Redford, London, and the Power of Travel

Marci Rich | Posted 09.17.2013 | Travel
Marci Rich

Plucked from the rituals of my satisfying but ordinary life, I was time's fugitive, granted six days to witness and experience sights and sounds (and fragrances, like the lemon verbena that haunts me still) that I never expected to encounter.

PHOTO: Hillary Clinton Poses With Elton John

Posted 07.26.2012 | Politics

Legendary musician Sir Elton John is visiting Washington to raise awareness about AIDS. He was a keynote speaker at the International AIDS Awareness C...

Elton John Admits To Not Practicing Safe Sex, Says He's 'Luckiest Person In The World'

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

From Keith Richards to Stevie Nicks, "sex, drugs and rock and roll" has been the war cry for many musicians and in a new interview with Matt Lauer, El...

Elton John Celebrates 20 Years Of HIV/AIDS Fundraising At Oscars

Posted 02.27.2012 | Impact

Elton John celebrated 20 years of hosting his premiere Oscar fundraising party and offered some choice words on how to advance such an initiative. ...

Smash Hits Brings Music and Tennis Together on November 15 in Washington, D.C.

Billie Jean King | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Billie Jean King

When I first met Elton John in 1973 we talked about finding a way to put music and sports together. So when he started the Elton John AIDS Foundation ...

Sharon Stone: Hot Mess Or The Hotness?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Sharon Stone attended the 8th Annual Elton John AIDS Foundation's benefit at Cipriani, Wall Street in New York Monday night. She worked the red carpe...

As HIV/AIDS Public Interest Wanes, Elton John AIDS Foundation Work Becomes More Urgent

David Furnish | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
David Furnish

We must continue our efforts to fight the HIV virus. But we must also continue to fight the equally dangerous, infectious, and deadly epidemic of apathy.

Celeb Book "Dear Me" Sends Money To Elton John AIDS Foundation

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

What would Emma Thompson, Desmond Tutu and Debbie Harry say to their 16-year-old selves if they had the chance? You can find out and help fund AIDS re...