"Not only was Elizabeth Taylor a talented and beautiful woman, she was a very passionate activist. I want to bring awareness to her amazing organization, The Elizabeth Taylor Aids Foundation. They work tirelessly to raise funds to combat the spread of HIV/AIDS and help support victims of the disease. Please visit their site to learn more and donate if you can. Xo"
This is what Kim Kardashian-West wrote on her website on July 3 and we couldn't be more happy with her support for our partners in Los Angeles if we tried. By reaching out to over 22 million followers (Kim also tweeted her support) and fans, she brings the subject of HIV/AIDS back into the minds of many people and that's more important than ever today, when new HIV infections are again on the rise in the industralized world and all over Asia. Designers against AIDS always uses pop culture in the safe sex messaging too and say what you will of Miss Kardashian-West, she surely is one of today's biggest pop culture icons!