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October 16, 2014

Faces of HIV Kicks off Tour in Tampa

 

The Faces of HIV Mobile Art Exhibit kicks off its most recent tour with two shows in Tampa. Residents of Tampa Bay and the surrounding areas are invited to experience the touching stories, captivating portraits and inspiring journals.

 

First the exhibit will be part of the Conga Caliente Celebration of Hispanic Arts and Culture. The Faces of HIV will be found among the music, food, and art at Al Lopez Park. The festival is on Sunday November 2nd, from 11 a.m. until 6 p.m. It is free and open to the public.

 

Next you will find the Faces of HIV Mobile Art Exhibit at Hillsborough Community College’s Dale Mabry campus on November 3rd, from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. Look for the Faces truck outside the Student Services building in the drop off zone.

 

Everyone is invited to bring a friend to The Faces of HIV Mobile Art Exhibit and hear first hand about the personal relationships, stigma and care issues associated with being HIV positive.  Find out more information about the Faces of HIV project, on our social media pages.  We’re on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.

 

Find an HIV testing site near you.  Text your zip code to 477493 and receive a text about the closest testing facilities or click here to search online.

October 10, 2014

National Latino AIDS Awareness Day

October 15 is National Latino AIDS Awareness Day. The 2014 theme is ‘To End AIDS, Commit to Act’ – ‘Para Acabar con el SIDA, Comprometete a Actuar. The Latino Commission on AIDS (LCOA) , the Hispanic Federation and many other organizations organize this day. The NLAAD campaign works annually at building capacity for non-profit organizations and health departments in

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June 27, 2014

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June 27, 2014

Did You Know?

  Today is the 20th National HIV Testing Day, a time to act by promoting HIV testing and early diagnosis across the United States. The theme of this annual action day—Take the Test. Take Control.—sends the message that it is time to step up, get tested, and know your status. When a person knows his

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September 24, 2014

Indian River County HIV/AIDS Awareness Network

Location: Vero Beach Community Center 2266 14th Ave, Vero Beach
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December 1, 2014

ACT AWARE! : World AIDS Day Showcase & Performance

Location: Wold Performing Arts Center 3601 N Military Trail Boca Raton FL, 33431
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December 1, 2014

World AIDS Day Candlelight Vigil

Location: 1608 Baker Court Panama City FL, 32401
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December 3, 2014

Location: 872 W. Orange Ave Tallahassee FL, 32301
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December 5, 2014

Statewide summit to discuss Sistas Organizing to Survive

Location: Broward County, FL
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