Silent Auction donations are tax deductible donations and a great way to promote your business or service.

See a list of the HIV/AIDS Service Organizations that will benefit from our efforts click here.



Academy of Friends raises funds to distribute to Bay Area HIV/AIDS organizations and a large portion of the money raised comes from the Silent Auction held at our Annual Academy Awards Night Gala held each year.  This year's Gala will be held on Sunday, February 26, 2012.

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Through your generosity, Academy of Friends continues supporting the vital work of organizations providing critical services to those living with HIV and AIDS.  Since 1980, AOF has raised and distributed over $8.5 million and has become one of the leading contributors to HIV/AIDS service organizations in the Bay Area.


Building on our last successful gala, we will be offering some great benefits to our silent auction contributors in addition to the satisfaction of knowing you have made a difference in the lives of thousands of people living with HIV/AIDS in the Bay Area.


  • A strong online presence where your donation and contact information will be viewable prior, during and following the gala.
  • Great visuals at the gala to display your logo and contact information for your company.
  • A detailed description of your donation and your company in the hands of hundreds of guests as they walk around the gala powered by Greater Giving and the Bidding For Good Mobile electronic bidding platform.
  • A listing in our Silent Auction donor guide, including web addresses
  • A mention in our Gala Program


Please take a moment now to download a donation form and return it to us.  Please indicate how much of your contact information you would like to be made public (i.e. – website, phone, address or any other preferences).  Please email any high resolution logos and photos to


 Please remember to support our donors and sponsors - we could not put this together without their generous support. 
  For the complete list of Silent Auction Donors and Sponsors, Please click Here.


Mnaji - Skin Care for the Confident Man

Total Experiences - Caesars Palace
American Packaging
Jack Trux


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