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Below are some general questions that we are asked in relation to the Elton John AIDS Foundation, our fundraising work, grant applications, working with us and Sir Elton John.
Should your query not be answered after reading the below, please contact us directly.
How can I donate to the Elton John AIDS Foundation?
The best way to contribute to and support our work is by making a donation. For details on how to make online, telephone or postal donations to the Foundation please visit the Shop page of this website.
Can I volunteer at the Foundation?
We occasionally require new volunteers to assist with fundraising events and other activities. If you are interested in volunteering with us please email firstname.lastname@example.org, highlighting any relevant skills that you feel would benefit our work.
Can I apply for a position at the Foundation?
The Foundation is staffed by a small number of hardworking employees and openings are rare. However, you are welcome to submit your CV to email@example.com and we will keep it on file for future reference.
How does the Foundation raise money?
We actively raise funds for our work through special events, arts related exhibitions, charity-clothing sales, sponsor partnerships, sponsored events and licensed merchandise. We also receive voluntary contributions from individuals, businesses and other Foundations. Since their inception, the Elton John AIDS Foundation-London and the Elton John AIDS Foundation-New York have raised a combined total in excess of USD$220 million which has been used to support work in 55 countries around the world. For more information on our fundraising activities please visit the Events page of our website.
Can I volunteer at an event?
We occasionally require new volunteers to assist with fundraising events. If you are interested in volunteering with us please email the firstname.lastname@example.org, highlighting any relevant skills that you feel would benefit our work.
Can my organisation apply for a grant?
Following the integration of our US and UK Foundations and the establishment of a new global grant making strategy, we are currently in the process of developing new guidelines around future funding opportunities for applicants. Announcements on new funding rounds – including key dates and details on how to apply to the Foundation – will be posted on our website and on our social media channels in due course. For information on previous grant opportunities, click here.
Who do I contact to arrange for an Elton John interview/appearance/concert?
Please contact Elton’s management company, Rocket Music Management (rocketmusic.com). We are not able to deal with any requests unless specifically related to our work.
Can the Foundation arrange for an Elton John autograph/photo/concert tickets?
We cannot facilitate autographs or similar requests. Tickets and merchandise may be purchased through Sir Elton’s official website, eltonjohn.com
Can the Foundation assist me in delivering mail or a message to Sir Elton John?
We can only accept correspondence that is directly related to Sir Elton’s position as Founder of the Foundation. Personal or fan-mail, lyrics, music demos and the like will not be passed on.