Grant opportunities

AIDS United’s grant-making portfolio dates back to the founding of the National AIDS Fund in 1987.

Funding for local communities

$118 Million

for local communities

Additional investments leveraged

$184 Million

additional investments leveraged

Organizations supported


organizations supported each year

As of January 2021, our strategic grant-making initiatives have directly funded more than $118 million to local communities, and we have leveraged more than $184 million in additional investments for programs that include, but are not limited to, syringe access, access to care, capacity-building, HIV prevention and advocacy.

Regions we’ve been able to provide support for:

Open grants

Relief, Recovery and Resilience Fund

AIDS United is offering grants of up to $10,000 through the Relief, Recovery and Resilience Fund to support organizations in Washington, D.C., addressing community needs related to mpox. The funding prioritizes organizations working with and for people living with and vulnerable to HIV, with an emphasis on those led by community representatives. The program goals include increasing education and vaccine coverage in disproportionately affected populations and implementing creative approaches to reach people vulnerable to mpox.

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Need more information?

Please email for eligibility information or to be notified when additional funds are available. Please include your name, your organization’s name and the state where you’re located.