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Rebecca Haag Received Schweitzer Leadership Award in Boston

By Winnie McCroy | Friday May 9, 2014
On May 8, Rebecca Haag, a longtime advocate for people living with HIV/AIDS, received the Albert Schweitzer Leadership Award from the Schweitzer Fellowship program in Boston at Fenway Health.

Taste of the South End Raises Funds for AIDS Action

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Feb 27, 2014
On March 4, Boston’s community will come together for the 19th annual Taste of the South End, raising funds for the AIDS Action Committee.

Put Your Money Where Your Mouth is at Dinnerfest and Taste of South End

By Winnie McCroy | Saturday Feb 23, 2013
Two delectable fundraising events -- Victory Programs’ annual "Dinnerfest" for the Boston Living Center, and AIDS Action Committee’s 18th Annual "Taste of the South End" -- will have Boston foodies jumping for joy this week.

New Mass. Law to Allow Verbal Consent for HIV Tests

By Michael K. Lavers | Wednesday May 2, 2012
A new law that Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick signed on April 26 will allow doctors to test patients for HIV once they receive their verbal consent. They previously needed written consent from their patients before they could conduct the screening.

Do HIV/AIDS Service Organizations Effectively Reach Male Sex Workers?

By Michael K. Lavers | Friday Oct 28, 2011
HIV/AIDS service organizations across the country have implemented a variety of programs and other initiatives to reach male sex workers who remain particularly vulnerable to the virus, but some remain skeptical about whether these efforts actually work.

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