Stand Up For Grace
Standing Up to provide food, clean water, and basic necessities for African orphans and vulnerable children living in poverty.
Did You Know...
That over 25 million have died.
That there are over 40 million infected.
That AIDS is the second most common killer of women world-wide.
That world-wide 48% of all people with AIDs are women.
That, in Africa more than 20 million people have died from AIDS.
That 8,000 people die every day on the continent of Africa due to AIDS.
That only 20% of people who are HIV positive get drugs.
That Kenya's HIV prevalence has declined by half since 1995.
That, world-wide, 80% of women newly infected with HIV are practicing monogamy within a marriage or a long time relationship.
That there are 15 million orphans in the world due to their parents dying of AIDS.
That 80% of all orphaned children due to AIDS live in sub-Saharan Africa.
That the US government will only help fund prevention programs in Africa if abstinence is the only method of prevention taught.
That the US government contributes more money than any other country to programs in Africa to try to prevent and reduce AIDS.
1 in 8
adults in rural Kenya are estimated to be HIV positive and do not know it.
1 in 5
adults in urban Kenya are estimated to HIV positive and do not know it.
1 million children in Kenya
are orphaned due to AIDS.
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