Thornhill Lopez Center on 4th

creatista-2016-eon-lounge-1210-smallSAAF’s Thornhill Lopez Center on 4th is an exciting new project that will offer essential resources to youth who identify as part of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, & queer (LGBTQ) community as well as their youth allies.

We are now more than 92% to our goal of raising $1.8 million but we need YOUR help to get all the way there. Plus, all gifts made between today and March 31 will be matched, dollar for dollar.ThornhillLopez_CenterOn4th

You can learn more about the campaign by downloading the booklet. For additional questions and support opportunities, please contact Ethan Smith Cox, SAAF Director of Development, at (520) 547-6105 or by email.




Support the Thornhill Lopez Center on 4th with your tax deductible contribution TODAY!

3 Year Pledges Gladly Accepted!

You can increase the impact of your gift and make a 3 year pledge by making a monthly donation. For example, a donation of $67/month for 36 months ($2,400 total gift) would allow you to sponsor a patio brick with your name or message included. Simply download the Center on 4th pledge form, fill it out, and return to SAAF by mailing to 375 South Euclid Avenue Tucson AZ 85719 or by scanning and emailing to Thank you!

Center on 4th Pledge Form

Raffle to support Thornhill Lopez Center on 4th

Artful Living Raffle FlyerLocal artist Jeff Ferst is raffling off a painting to benefit the Thornhill Lopez Center on 4th. Tickets are $10 each or 6 for $50 and can be purchased online.

Drawing will be held on April 1, 2017 and winner will be notified by phone or email.

Purchase tickets

News and Events

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    The 5th annual Arizona Gives Day is Tuesday April 4 and we hope that you will consider giving to SAAF on that day. We have arranged match gifts totaling $3,000 but we need your help to make sure that we reach each match (see below for a listing of match donors). Plus, if SAAF is […]

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  • Why a Will workshop is March 24, March 11, 2017

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  • SAAF Stands with Transgender Students & Calls on Trump Administration to Protect All Students, February 23, 2017

    Yesterday, the Trump Administration reversed a sound policy protecting the rights of transgender students. The Southern Arizona AIDS Foundation (SAAF) calls on President Trump, Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos, and Attorney General Jeff Sessions to ensure all students have access to bathrooms that correspond to their gender identity and gender expression. The change to government […]

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  • See Ricky Martin LIVE!, February 14, 2017

    The 2017 Jell-O Wrestling raffle prize has been announced and this year’s winner will receive 2 tickets to see Ricky Martin Live in concert in Las Vegas on Sunday July 2; a 2 night stay at the Monte Carlo Hotel & Resort; and a $100 Visa gift card. Tickets are limited to 3,000 and winner […]

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  • Thornhill Lopez Center on 4th- Emma’s Story, February 1, 2017

    I jumped in front of a car today. That’s what I told my mom one day when I had tried to kill myself. Luckily I didn’t get hit, but I didn’t trust myself. My mom took me to the hospital and I spent two weeks there. I always knew I liked girls and this was […]

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The mission of the Southern Arizona AIDS Foundation is to cultivate a healthy and stigma-free society through transformative action.