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Jan 12, 2016, 07:30 ET

Tulsa Artist Fellowship to offer 30 new fellowships and more than $1 million for second cohort

 George Kaiser Family Foundation has announced they are expanding their national artist fellowship program--the Tulsa Artist Fellowship...

Oct 20, 2015, 09:15 ET

Women, HIV & Intimate Partner Violence: New Campaign Puts Spotlight On Little-Known Issue During National Domestic Violence Awareness Month

One in three women in the United States experiences intimate partner violence. For women living with HIV, it is one in two. Having an abusive...

Jul 29, 2015, 06:15 ET

Tulsa Artist Fellowship announces inaugural class of 12 artists

The George Kaiser Family Foundation has announced the 12 artists who will comprise the Tulsa Artist Fellowship's (TAF) inaugural class. Hailing...

Jul 14, 2015, 08:00 ET

Kaiser/UNAIDS Study Finds Slight Increase In Donor Government Funding for AIDS In 2014

As world leaders meet to discuss global financing for development, a new report from the Kaiser Family Foundation and the Joint United Nations...

Jun 09, 2015, 09:00 ET

Empire Star Jussie Smollett Just Announced to Headline a Special ESSENCE Empowerment Experience Panel at the 2015 ESSENCE Festival With Greater Than AIDS and the Black AIDS Institute:

Jussie Smollett, star of FOX's hit TV show Empire, is joining with Greater Than AIDS and the Black AIDS Institute to headline a special ESSENCE...

Jan 21, 2015, 08:00 ET

Tulsa Artist Fellowship extends application deadline for national program

 George Kaiser Family Foundation today announced it will extend the deadline of its newly established national artist fellowship...

Dec 11, 2014, 11:04 ET

Tulsa Artist Fellowship to recognize outstanding artists with cash awards, housing and work space

George Kaiser Family Foundation today announced the establishment of a national artist fellowship program -- the Tulsa Artist Fellowship (TAF)....

Dec 11, 2014, 11:00 ET

Nueva caricatura y calculadora en español para ayudar a los consumidores a entender los seguros médicos

La Kaiser Family Foundation publicó hoy dos nuevos recursos en español para ayudar a los consumidores a comprender mejor los seguros de...

Dec 11, 2014, 11:00 ET

New Spanish-Language Cartoon and Calculator to Help Consumers Understand Health Insurance

The Kaiser Family Foundation today released two new Spanish-language tools to help consumers better understand health insurance as they shop for...

Oct 27, 2014, 08:00 ET

Kaiser Family Foundation Launches Redesigned Kaiser Health News Website

 The Kaiser Family Foundation (KFF) today announced the redesign of kaiserhealthnews.org, the nation's leading in-depth source for news...

Sep 25, 2014, 13:00 ET

Gay and Bisexual Men See HIV as the Top Health Issue Facing Their Community, But Majorities Are Not Personally Worried About Getting Infected & Not Getting Tested Regularly

More than thirty years into the HIV/AIDS epidemic, and at a time when infections among gay and bisexual men are on the rise in the U.S., a new...

Aug 14, 2014, 12:11 ET
River Parks Authority, a local public trust in Tulsa, today announced a historic partnership with George Kaiser Family Foundation (GKFF) on the future Gathering Place for Tulsa. Under the agreement, GKFF will give ownership of the park to River Parks Authority and will ensure ongoing operation, maintenance and programming for the life of the park, which is expected to open in late 2017. The $350 million gift, combining land, design, construction costs and operating, security, maintenance and programming costs for the lifetime of the park -- the total commitment is being funded by GKFF and numerous corporate and community philanthropists. (PRNewsFoto/George Kaiser Family Foundation)

River Parks, Community Donors and George Kaiser Family Foundation partner on transformational park for Tulsa

 River Parks Authority, a local public trust in the Tulsa community, today announced a historic partnership with George Kaiser Family...

Jul 18, 2014, 08:45 ET

Kaiser/UNAIDS Study Finds Dip in Donor Government Commitments for AIDS In 2013

Donor governments in 2013 committed US$8.1 billion in new funding to support the AIDS response in low- and middle-income countries, down 3 percent...

Jun 19, 2014, 11:15 ET

New Kaiser Survey of People with Non-Group Insurance Finds Nearly Six in 10 People Enrolled in Marketplace Plans Were Previously Uninsured

The first in a series of new surveys from the Kaiser Family Foundation of people who buy their own health insurance provides new data about the...

Jun 17, 2014, 09:15 ET

Walgreens And Greater Than AIDS Team With Health Departments And Local AIDS Service Organizations To Offer HIV Testing In Support Of National HIV Testing Day

In support of National HIV Testing Day, June 27, Walgreens (NYSE: WAG) (Nasdaq: WAG), the nation's largest drugstore chain, and Greater Than AIDS,...

May 01, 2014, 09:00 ET
ESSENCE Empowerment Experience with Alicia Keys (PRNewsFoto/Kaiser Family Foundation)

Alicia Keys at The 2014 ESSENCE Festival To Headline a Special ESSENCE Empowerment Experience Panel With Greater Than AIDS:

Fifteen time Grammy Award-winning artist and HIV advocate Alicia Keys will join with Greater Than AIDS and ESSENCE to headline a special ESSENCE...

Feb 27, 2014, 10:00 ET

Julie Rovner Chosen as Robin Toner Distinguished Fellow

 The Kaiser Family Foundation has named NPR health policy correspondent Julie Rovner as the Robin Toner Distinguished Fellow.  Rovner is...

Nov 15, 2013, 14:21 ET

Recién estrenada calculadora y hojas de datos explican Obamacare en español

The Kaiser Family Foundation inauguró hoy un nuevo centro de recursos para el consumidor en español para explicar cómo la Ley de...

Nov 04, 2013, 09:00 ET

New Web Portal Explains The Affordable Care Act - "Obamacare"- For People With HIV

The Kaiser Family Foundation has produced a new consumer web portal to help people living with HIV navigate the Affordable Care Act (ACA). ...

Sep 19, 2013, 13:38 ET

Kaiser Family Foundation presenta "Los YouToons Se Preparan Para Obamacare", una versión en español del video animado que explica los próximos cambios en los cuidados de la salud

Antes del inicio del período de inscripción abierta, el 1 de octubre, la Kaiser Family Foundation presenta un video en español para...