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‘Out of the Closet’ Thrift Store, New AHF Pharmacy Opens in Seattle

On Saturday, November 15, AHF’s Seattle team were joined by local residents and the stars of “Mimosas With Mama”,  the award-winning drag brunch show, to cut the ribbon on AHF’s first “Out of the Closet” thrift store in Seattle, located at 1016 E. Pike St. in the Capitol Hill neighborhood.  The new Out of the Closet Thrift Store also houses Seattle’s AHF Pharmacy, a full-service pharmacy housed inside the store where 96 cents of every dollar also goes toward global HIV/AIDS care. The pharmacy previously operated in a smaller space on Union St. on Capitol Hill. Learn more about Out of the Closet ...

Dallas OTC Grand Opening, Get tested to win a Vespa.

AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) announces its most recent "Win a Vespa Scooter Contest" at Dallas Out of the Closet Thrift Stores, the one-stop shop where the charitable and chic can benefit AIDS treatment and care while they shop for goods, access an AHF Pharmacy, and get free condoms and a free HIV test with results in just 60 seconds. Please Read the Contest Official Rules Here

Win a Vespa Scooter at a Testing Center in South Florida!

AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) announces its most recent "Win a Vespa Scooter Contest" at South Florida Out of the Closet Thrift Stores, the one-stop shop where the charitable and chic can benefit AIDS treatment and care while they shop for goods, access an AHF Pharmacy, and get free condoms and a free HIV test with results in just 60 seconds. Please Read the Contest Official Rules Here

Win a 2013 Vespa Scooter at the Columbus Ohio OTC Grand Opening!

AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) proudly announces the grand opening of its newest Out of the Closet Thrift Store, the one-stop shop where the charitable and chic can benefit AIDS treatment and care while they shop for goods, access an AHF Pharmacy, and get free condoms and a free HIV test with results in just 60 seconds. To celebrate the store’s arrival in Columbus Ohio, the first 1,000 people to register in the store after the ribbon cutting will be eligible to win a 2013 Vespa LX 150IE Scooter! Please Read the Contest Official Rules Here

DONATE STYLE 2 OTC FASHION WEEK

OFFICIAL RULES AIDS HEALTHCARE FOUNDATION “DONATE STYLE 2 OTC FASHION WEEK” TUMBLER & TIPSY FASHION WEEKS GIVEAWAY CONTEST 1. CONTEST. The Sponsor of the “DONATE STYLE 2 OTC FASHION WEEK” CONTEST (the “Contest”) will give away 2 PAIRS OF TICKETS TO THE TUMBLER & TIPSY FASHION SHOWS (the “Grand Prize”) according to the terms and conditions of these rules. THE GRAND PRIZE FASHION SHOWS will be chosen by Sponsor, and there will be no substitutions. The New York Fashion week contest will run from August 22nd 2013 to September 9th, 2013; the Los Angeles Fashion week contest will run from September 9th 2013 to October 13th, 2013 2. SPONSOR. The Contest ...

Amsterdam Out of the Closet Celebrates One Year of Business with “A Royal Birthday”

Last Friday, AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) celebrated the one-year anniversary of its Out of the Closet Thrift Store location in Amsterdam – the first outside of the U.S. – with “Cheap Chic: Fashion for Charity,” an event that not only highlighted the stylish thrifty finds one can buy at an Out of the Closet store with a lively fashion show, but also further introduced the Dutch branch of the store to its community, highlighting the opportunity for free HIV testing and the fact that 96% of all money earned through sales there benefit HIV/AIDS treatment and care worldwide through AHF. “We ...

Win a 2013 Mini Cooper at the North Hollywood OTC Grand Opening!

AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) proudly announces the grand opening of its newest Out of the Closet Thrift Store, the one-stop shop where the charitable and chic can benefit AIDS treatment and care while they shop for goods, access an AHF Pharmacy, and get free condoms and a free HIV test with results in just 60 seconds To celebrate the store’s arrival in North Hollywood, six contestants will team up with celebrity thrifters to create the best ensemble, and the first 1,000 people to register in the store after the ribbon cutting will be eligible to win a 2013 Mini Cooper! NORTH ...

Nation of Change: AIDS Healthcare Foundation Administers Free HIV Testing in Self-Operated Thrift Stores

Nation of Change Caring for people worldwide living with HIV and AIDS, AHF is constantly creating innovative ways to deliver healthcare to more people, test a greater population for HIV and be an advocate for prevention. They might look like typical thrift stores from the outside where people browse racks of clothes or donate their unwanted goods, but inside these one-stop shops, free HIV tests are being administered, while baskets of free condoms promote safe sex. Look no further than the nearest Out of the Closet Thrift Stores, owned and operated by AIDS Healthcare Foundation—a global non-profit organization and provider of HIV ...

Out of the Closet Netherlands featured on AT5

Out of the closet is een tweedehands winkel waar je ook gratis een HIV test kan laten doen. Frank neemt een kijkje in de bijzondere winkel.

Winner of AHF’s 2012 “Test-to-Win” Fiat 500

AHF culminated months of testing events and online contest submissions on New Year's Day when the winner of the 2012 Test-to-Win contest was announced by two of the nonprofit's international representatives who had ridden on the 2nd annual AHF Tournament of Roses float earlier that day.

Out of the Closet Amsterdam – Kopen!

Donate Shop Deduct

Donate to gain one more deduction at the end of the year Shop and find great treasures, even designer wear All of the things you give and buy go to support care and treatment for people living with HIV/AIDS through AIDS Healthcare Foundation Don't forget! FREE PICK-UPS!

Echo Park Window Creates Storefront Fantasies

When one conjures up images of winter, the scene probably does not include disco balls, feathers, sequined masks, beaded gowns and mannequins named Bianca and Steve.

Clean Out Your Closet & Laugh on Us!

The Laugh Factory & AIDS Healthcare Foundation will make you laugh with two complimentary admissions to a show at either the Long Beach or Hollywood Laugh Factory with every $100 in goods donated. Just come in to an Out of the Closet, make a donation, and ask the crew for your pass to laugh!

Tropicult: Ralphie is Out of the Closet!

If you're gay and proud put your hands up! Out of the Closet the World’s Most Fabulous Thrift Store proudly generates income that helps fund the medical services AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) that provide free HIV testing and counseling support to the community.

How does your donation help?

Proceeds from your donations go to the global, non-profit AIDS Healthcare Foundation.

Miami: Out of the Closet Featured on “Money Monday”

This week the Out of the Closet Thrift Store in Miami on South Beach was featured on WSVN's Money Mondays as a great place for "serious savers" to find amazing deals and hidden treasures.

Out of the Closet Thrift Store Oakland on Local News

Out of the Closet Thrift Store Grand Opening in Oakland, CA

Out of the Closet Thrift Store Oakland on KTVU

Out of the Closet Thrift Store Oakland Opens