The American Foundation for AIDS Research (amfAR) will honor Charlize Theron and Jeffrey Katzenberg at its upcoming Inspiration Gala.

Katzenberg, the CEO of DreamWorks Animation, is being recognized for his work on behalf of AIDS Project Los Angeles, a non-profit organization “dedicated to improving the lives of people affected by HIV/AIDS disease, reducing the incidence of HIV infection, and advocating for fair and effective HIV-related public policy.”

Media executive Barry Diller will present the award.

Theron is being recognized for her work fighting against HIV/AIDS among African youth. The actress founded the Charlize Theron Africa Outreach Project in 2007.

Late night host Chelsea Handler will present the award.

The black tie event takes place Thursday, October 27 at Los Angeles' Milk Studios on North Cahuenga Boulevard.