Paris Hilton is
one of the three chairs of the September amfAR benefit
event to support AIDS research, which will be held at the
Puck Building in New York City. The night will bring
in a bevy of stars, including Thom Filicia, Tim Gunn,
Cynthia Nixon, and Ted Allen. The amfAR Rocks benefit
is cochaired by luxury fashion line Rock & Republic's
Michael Ball and Andrea Bernholtz.
Since 1985, amfAR
has invested $260 million in its programs and has
awarded grants to more than 2,000 research teams worldwide.