Funding to do research is supplied by the following groups/sponsors:


Rockefeller Foundation


National Institutes of Health Division of AIDS


“Secure the Future” – Bristol Myers Squibb


Comprehensive International Program for Research in AIDS – CIPRA.


CIPRA works in collaboration with the University of Witwatersrand, University of Cape Town and the University of Stellenbosch. They have five interlinking projects.


IMPAACT (International Maternal Pediatric Adolescent AIDS Clinical Trials Group) 


This is funded by NIH-USA and Secure the Future. The Regulatory body is DAIDS (Division of AIDS). Clinical trials are done in several countries eg. RSA, Thailand, Brasil, all over USA. South Africa has 3 sites currently: Cape Town (Tygerberg Hospital); Johannesburg and Durban. The Tygerberg hospital site is administrated by the University of Stellenbosch. IMPAACT provides all resources and financial support to do the clinical trials.


ACTG (AIDS Clinical Trials Group)


GSK (GlaxoSmithKline)










Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Global Health Research Grant






Besides receiving funding for research, we also receive donations from businesses, church groups, schools etc. These donations come in the form of toys, food parcels, clothes and more.

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