By Susanne Krausgruber, Vienna
Fighting Aids & Celebrating Life since 1993 on 2nd of June 2018
A central concern of the Life Ball is to direct the media in the context of major event – not least, the Life Ball also serves as a mouthpiece for HIV-positive and AIDS-ill patients people. The treat of AIDS is still present worldwide, the HIV virus deadly. HIV/AIDS can effect anyone – regardless of gender, age, social status or sexual orientation. Among of other things, one can also be infected by a blood transfusion.
This year the 25th Lifeball takes place.
The first prominent well-wishers for the Life Ball have been announced.
Actor, Model and activist Paris Jackson, doughter of the „King of Pop“ Michael Jackson is coming on behalf of the Elizabeth Taylor AIDS Foundation. Oscar and Golden Globe award winner Charlize Theron as representative of her Organization Africa Outreach project. Dame Shirley Bassey represents one of Life Ball‘s longtime partners the American Foundation for AIDS Research.