RATTLESTICK PLAYWRIGHTS THEATER
Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS helps men, women and children across the country and across the street receive lifesaving medications, health care, nutritious meals, counseling and emergency financial assistance. We are one of the nation’s leading industry-based, nonprofit AIDS fundraising and grant-making organizations. By drawing upon the talents, resources and generosity of the American theatre community, since 1988 Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS has raised more than $300 million for essential services for people with HIV/AIDS and other critical illnesses in all 50 states, Puerto Rico and Washington DC.
Since 1983 New York City’s Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center has been supporting, fostering and celebrating the LGBT community of New York City. The Center fosters a welcoming environment where everyone is celebrated for who they are. We offer the LGBTQ communities of NYC advocacy, health and wellness programs; arts, entertainment and cultural events; recovery, parenthood and family support services.
The NYC AIDS Memorial honors more than 100,000 New Yorkers who have died of AIDS. It also acknowledges the contributions of caregivers and activists. The Memorial aims to inspire and empower current and future activists, health professionals and people living with HIV in the continuing mission to eradicate the disease. Founded as a grass-roots advocacy effort in early 2011 by Christopher Tepper and Paul Kelterborn, the NYC AIDS Memorial organization is now a 501(c)3 corporation, with a 16 person Board of Directors, chaired by Keith Fox.
Founded in 1932, NYU Rory Meyers College of Nursing is the second-largest private university college of nursing in the US. Our world-class BS, MS, DNP, and PhD programs provide the educational foundation to prepare the next generation of nursing leaders. The College's graduates and its faculty are forerunners in a new era of nursing, where playing a leadership role in achieving excellent patient outcomes and a healthier global society are priorities. NYU Meyers provides innovative and exemplary healthcare, offers access to a diverse group of entrants to the profession, and shapes the future of nursing through leadership in policy.
The PrEP4All Collaboration is a volunteer led team of activists, public health experts, and healthcare professionals dedicated to ensuring that state-of-the-art HIV prevention is available to all. We utilize media and political advocacy to pressure federal agencies to lower the price of Truvada, increase funding for community-based organizations, and develop a comprehensive program to reduce HIV infection in the United States. For more information, please visit prep4all.org.
St John’s in the Village has been a notable and distinct (Episcopal) Christian presence in Greenwich Village since the 1850s. We are a diverse, inclusive, and welcoming community of faith known for hospitality, dignified liturgy, beautiful music, intelligent preaching, care for the needy, and engagement with the arts and our local community.
Village Preservation (The Greenwich Village Society for Historic Preservation) was founded in 1980 to preserve the architectural heritage and cultural history of Greenwich Village, the East Village, and NoHo. Our programs include: Educational outreach; preservation projects; small business promotion; our Annual Village Awards; and our Continuing Education program. Village Preservation (GVSHP) has successfully advocated for the landmark designation of more than 1,250 buildings in our neighborhoods, and has helped secure zoning protections for nearly 100 blocks. Each day GVSHP monitors more than 6,500 building lots in our neighborhood and the more than 3,000 landmarked properties in our neighborhood.
Visual AIDS utilizes art to fight AIDS by provoking dialogue, supporting HIV+ artists and preserving a legacy, because AIDS is not over. Founded in 1988, Visual AIDS is the only contemporary arts organization fully committed to raising AIDS awareness and creating dialogue around HIV issues today, by producing and presenting visual art projects, exhibitions, public forums and publications - while assisting artists living with HIV/AIDS. We are committed to preserving and honoring the work of artists with HIV/AIDS and the artistic contributions of the AIDS movement. We embrace diversity and difference in our staff, leadership, artists and audiences.