amfAR is one of the world's leading nonprofit organizations dedicated to the support of HIV/AIDS research, AIDS prevention, treatment education, and the advocacy of sound AIDS-related public policy.
Because it has the freedom and flexibility to respond quickly to emerging areas of scientific promise, amfAR plays a catalytic role in accelerating the pace of HIV/AIDS research and achieving real breakthroughs. amfAR-funded research has increased our understanding of HIV and has helped lay the groundwork for major advances in the study and treatment of HIV/AIDS.
One of the earliest advocates for people with HIV/AIDS, amfAR has galvanized national leadership on AIDS and was instrumental in securing key U.S. legislation advancing access to treatment and care and strengthening research efforts.
Funded by voluntary contributions from individuals, foundations, and corporations, amfAR has invested more than $233 million in its mission since 1985 and has funded grants to more than 2,000 research teams worldwide.
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