Generous support from our patrons enables us to produce high-quality, entertaining annual events. Whether you enjoy spending the afternoon outside socializing with friends old and new at the Penthouse at VIDA, or prefer dancing at one of our many extraordinary venues, our fundraisers are events everyone can enjoy while also supporting a great cause.  In addition to our many events, there many other ways you can support The Cherry Fund.  Consider supporting The Cherry Fund in one of the many ways listed below.

Make a donation online

Make a donation online today and help support the HIV/AIDS Service Community. Donate

Make a Matching Gift

Workplace giving programs might allow you to double your gift—contact your company’s Human Resources Department for specific details.

Become a Partner/Advertiser

The Cherry Fund offers exceptional sponsorship opportunities to meet your organization’s marketing and philanthropic goals. We also offer many advertising opportunities at our events, festival program guide, slide shows, website, and in our bi-monthly newsletter. For more information email Paul Marengo, our Director of Partnerships at

Amazon Smiles

You Shop. Amazon Smiles. The Cherry Fund Gets a Donation! Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to Cherry Fund whenever you shop on AmazonSmile. Support The Cherry Fund by starting your shopping at!

Giving in Honor of a Loved One

Consider giving a gift in honor or in memory of a loved one.

Attend one of our Events

CHERRY is The Cherry Fund signature fundraising.  CHERRY is a fun and exciting weekend series of events that enable you to meet and socialize with other community members all while supporting the HIV/AIDS Service Community. See upcoming events

Non-profit Status

The Cherry Fund is an IRS-approved 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Your donation is tax-deductible in accordance with IRS regulations.

IRS Tax Determination Letter
2016 - 990
2015 - 990
2014 - 990

cherry fund our history

Cherry is an annual charity dance music event, which has raised more than $1 MILLION for Washington, DC HIV/AIDS services and prevention. Your continued support of Cherry contributes to the efforts of passionate health and social advocates at the forefront of the GLBT community. Copyright 2015, The Cherry Fund. Non-profit tax ID 52-2139599.