DonataMeirelles is an expert in the fashion industry. French magazine, L’officiel, notably named her for being one of the top five best buyers in the world. She is the Style Director for Vogue Brazil. Her industry knowledge and experience helped create a name for herself as well as being an influential contributor of fashion trends in the fashion industry. Because of this, her name has become known throughout Brazil.
As a philanthropist, DonataMeirelles is actively involved in many humanitarian efforts. To name a few, she has worked with the Brazil Foundation and amfAR. The Brazil Foundation is an organization that is dedicated to “mobilizing resources to support and promote equality, social justice, and economic opportunity for all Brazilians.” AmfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research is a non-profit organization that dedicates itself in “support of AIDS research, HIV prevention, treatment education, and advocacy of AIDS-related public policy.”
As mentioned, DonataMeirelles is actively involved with amfAR. Today, we take a quick look at a recent article dated March 29th of 2019. The article begins to tell its readers a short snippet about DonataMeirelles, as previously mentioned. The article then moves on to talk about a particularly headline from the “New York Times” that involves an HIV patient and a “new strategy for ending AIDS.” A thrilled DonataMeirelles says, “I am very happy to read the news …” She then goes on to talk about how she began her support and involvement with amfAR.
The article moves forward to talk about amfAR. It says amfAR was previously named, AIDS Medical Foundation (AMF). AMF was founded in 1983 by Dr. Mathilde Krim. Two years later, AMF became amfAR when AMF and the National AIDS Research Foundation merged. Today, amfAR has three headquarters. They are located in New York City, Washington D.C. and Bangkok, Thailand.