Family Day & Holiday Project

Help Us Create a Positively Spectacular Holiday!

Family Day is a heartwarming holiday extravaganza. A collaborative effort between SAAF and the Tucson Interfaith HIV/AIDS Network (TIHAN), the celebration centers on SAAF clients who have children, giving them the opportunity to experience the magic of the holiday season. Family Day is alive with holiday spirit with a selection of holiday gifts for clients and their children; where every family member has the opportunity to select gifts for one another.

This year’s event will be held on Saturday, December 16th and will include selecting gifts for family craft activities, a nutritious gourmet lunch, along with visits and pictures with Santa.  We look forward to brightening the holidays of more than 100 children this year.


As in years past, we anticipate having challenges collecting enough gifts for teen boys, a substantial portion of the youth we serve.  If you would like to donate gifts or gift cards so we can shop for them, please contact Erik Simonson at (520) 547-6153 or

The Poz Café Holiday Dinner Party, hosted by TIHAN in collaboration with SAAF, gives our adult clients the opportunity to celebrate the holidays together.  This year’s holiday-themed gathering will be held on Wednesday, December 18th and will feature dinner, dancing, and raffle prizes and many great surprises.

If you are a client and wish to participate in either of these events, please contact your Case Manager at SAAF for Family Day or TIHAN at (520) 299-6647 for the Poz Café Holiday Dinner Party. We’ll see you there!

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Gift items & cash donations will be collected between now and Monday December 10th, 2017.

If you’re interested in giving to the Holiday Project you can donate below or contact Erik Simonson at (520) 547-6153 or

SAAF is happy to help with picking up gifts and donations.

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