Fast Company : Spotlight on MTV Shuga The World Bank determined that across South Africa, Nigeria, Kenya, Tanzania, and Ghana, one season of Shuga saves more than $300 million in costs from HIV+ viewers seeking treatment over 30 years. We are thrilled to have our work and impact profiled in Fast Company! With our specially developed peer education resources, we're aiming to reach even more teenagers across the world with life-saving health information.
What we do + how we do it
We fight HIV globally, funding innovative youth-led programs and producing ground-breaking content for young people around the world.
We're 100% donor funded
To youth-led, grassroots HIV prevention projects
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Awareness-raising content off and online
Since 2005 our efforts have achieved...
Young people reached
Young people tested
The Dove Foundation - India
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At the MTV Staying Alive Foundation, we fight HIV the smart way.
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We give out financial grants and training to young people who we believe in, who we trust, and who we are genuinely inspired by.