Causes

'Pharma Bro' will let you punch him if the price is right

"Pharma Bro" Martin Shkreli will let you punch him if the price is right.

You may remember Martin Shkreli, or the “Pharma Bro” who purchased the rights to Daraprim, a drug that helps treat people with HIV, then hiked the cost from $13 to $750.

He is now actively involved in a fundraiser he started which will allow the highest bidder to punch him or slap him directly in the face.

'Don’t Ask Don’t Tell' is still destroying lives

For 17 years, DADT provided the military with a powerful weapon to silence and retaliate against male service members who were sexually assaulted.

September 20 marks five years since Congress repealed “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” (DADT). Under DADT, openly gay and lesbian people were barred from military service.

Those already in the military but found to “demonstrate a propensity or intent to engage in homosexual acts” were expelled. 

AIDS Walk San Diego update: Leading the fundraising pack

Leading the Fundraising Pack

The competition is on to see who will be the top AIDS Walk fundraisers in 2016 – and we can’t thank them enough! Check out who is leading the pack so far:

Top 5 Individuals

1.    David Ramos 

2.    Kevin Beiser 

3.    Delores Jacobs 

4.    Justin Sargent

5.    Rebekah Hook-Held 

Hunky ‘Heartthrobs And Hound Dogs’ calendar raises money for dog rescues

You can help save a dog by buying this beefy calendar for 2017.

2017 is lookin’ mighty fine. 

Hunky police officers, firefighters and military veterans from across Texas recently posed with precious rescue pups for a new calendar that’s raising money for local rescue centers.

Vote for your favorite San Diego non-profit; they will get $20,000

Eight San Diego non-profits are in the running for a $20,000 grant

San Diego Gas and Electric (SDG&E) is going to be giving one San Diego non-profit organization a $20,000 grant based on your votes.

Earth 8, SDG&E and the San Diego River Park Foundation are celebrating eight of San Diego’s most influential organizations which focus on community, environment and humanity.