World AIDS Day

World AIDS Day Memorial, Celebrations at Wealthy Theatre, Fountain Street Church

by (stevendavison)

Submitted 11-28-2014 under LOCAL LIFE

World AIDS Day is one of eight official global public health campaigns marked by the World Health Organization according to the WHO website.  Locally, this global campaign will be recognized with two special commemorative...

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World AIDS Day 2013: Bringing the community together to reflect, react, rejoice

by (KimCrawford)

Submitted 11-27-2013 under NEWS

It was 1987. I was in middle school and my favorite teacher’s son was infected with HIV. His illness progressed quickly and he passed just a year after being diagnosed. Twenty years later, in 2007, I met someone who would become a lifelong...

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"Get Tested, Get Peace" for World AIDS Day

by (PPMI)

Submitted 11-23-2010 under NONPROFITS

Twenty percent of the more than one million Americans living with HIV don’t know they have the virus that causes AIDS, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Testing and treatment can save lives and reduce the spread of...

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