The Associate Board is a group of socially conscious individuals from a variety of business backgrounds who are working together to support HIV-affected families. FCAN’s Associate Board hosts social events to raise awareness and support the efforts of FCAN’s programs and services. For more information about FCAN’s Associate Board or upcoming fundraising events, please contact the Associate Board Chair at
Associate Board Chair
Shannon Sims, MD, Ph.D.
Associate Board Members
Purvi Patel, JD
Sarah Schwartz, JD
Associate Board Events
- Through fundraising efforts, the Associate Board sponsored several of FCAN’s most at-risk families during the 2008 holiday season.
- The Associate Board played an instrumental role in making FCAN’s participation in the Chicago AIDS Walk a success on September 20, 2008.