SAN FRANCISCO, April 3, 2018—San Francisco AIDS Foundation is pleased to announce an official partnership with Tito’s Handmade Vodka. As part of this year’s partnership, Tito’s is committed to supporting several events and matching $20,000 of donations in support of the free HIV prevention, care and support services provided to more than 25,000 people each year.
“Tito’s Handmade Vodka and San Francisco AIDS Foundation have worked together for a number of years to serve our communities.” said Christopher Berini, director of development at San Francisco AIDS Foundation. “When you work with such a dedicated partner, it seems natural to find new, organic ways to collaborate and drive impact for the community. Tito’s creativity and enthusiasm for partnership have been invaluable, and demonstrate their clear commitment to ending AIDS and to supporting those most effected by HIV.”
In addition to providing corporate matching for donations, Tito's Handmade Vodka will also sponsor Dining Out For Life, will be will be a presenting partner of Santa Skivvies Run in December and an official sponsor of First City Club salons, quarterly forums that highlight San Francisco AIDS Foundation impact to donors.
“San Francisco AIDS Foundation fights every day to end AIDS, advocating for some of the city’s most marginalized and vulnerable people,” said Amy Lukken from Tito’s Handmade Vodka. “The foundation’s events are inclusive, impactful, and vital in supporting the mission to end HIV. We are proud to stand beside San Francisco AIDS Foundation and support the incredible work they do.”
The partnership also includes brand activation, signage, content and other assets during San Francisco AIDS Foundation events. Tito's Handmade Vodka will also be featured for purchase at select venues who participate as restaurants in Dining Out For Life 2018.
About Tito’s Handmade Vodka:
Tito’s Handmade Vodka is America’s Original Craft Vodka. In 1997, Bert “Tito” Beveridge, now a 50-something geophysicist, obtained the first legal permit to distill in Texas and created Tito’s Handmade Vodka. Tito’s distills its corn-based vodka using old-fashioned pot stills and the vodka is naturally Gluten-Free. Tito’s Handmade Vodka is distilled and bottled by Fifth Generation Inc. in Austin, Texas, and is available in Liter, 1.75L, 750ml, 375ml, 200ml and 50ml sizes. For more information, visit www.titosvodka.com
About San Francisco AIDS Foundation
San Francisco AIDS Foundation works to eliminate new HIV transmissions and extend the longevity of people living with HIV through a network of direct programs and supportive services. Each year, more than 25,000 people look to San Francisco AIDS Foundation for access to sexual health services, substance use & behavioral health services, health navigation services, and community engagement programs. Policy and public education initiatives are a critical part of supporting community health and wellness, and San Francisco AIDS Foundation advocates at all levels of government.