"AIDS Care Service (ACS) is pleased to announce the receipt of a $13,480 one-year grant from The Winston-Salem Foundation. The grant is made possible by the Harriet Taylor Flynt Fund and will be used to enhance the organization’s donor relations and marketing capabilities.

“The generosity of The Winston-Salem Foundation will help ACS to continue an ambitious marketing campaign we started last fall with the help of a previous grant from the Foundation,” said Rivkah Meder, Grant Writer and Housing Case Manager at AIDS Care Service.

According to the agency’s Executive Director, Jesse Duncan, “this grant advances our mission by connecting those in need to our services while making the community aware that HIV still impacts our neighbors and friends.”

About AIDS Care Service:

The mission of AIDS Care Service is to empower and serve our brothers and sisters living with HIV/AIDS and to educate our community in the struggle against the disease. For 20 years, AIDS Care Service has provided services to neighbors in Forsyth and surrounding counties. AIDS Care Service is the longest continually operating AIDS service organization serving Forsyth County.

About The Winston-Salem Foundation:

The Winston-Salem Foundation is a community foundation that supports charitable programs in the greater Forsyth County area. Founded in 1919 with a $1,000 gift, it now administers over 1,300 funds and had total custodial assets of approximately $360.7 million at the end of 2013. In 2013, the Foundation granted $20.9 million to charitable causes, over $2.5 million of which was through the Community Grants program."

- A Press Release

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