World AIDS Day 2013
Our yearly commemoration of AIDS Day includes our award-winning film series "Faces of AIDS" as well as an interactive exhibit of creative individuals who have been touched by the disease: "Portraits of Hope." We also have resources and a round-up of first-rate editorial features on the state of the epidemic.
Miguel Rodriguez is an In Person Counselor at Chicago AIDS Foundation. He discusses the rise of infection and stigma in the Latino community, as well as his role in implementing Obamacare.
Josh Dorsheimer, Hal Matroni, Nicole Weerbrouck, Jeremy Blocher and Rebecca Minnich discuss their original theater piece about the stigma of HIV/AIDS, "Despite These Marks".
Starting Dec. 1, World AIDS Day, Gyft will donate all proceeds from Gyft Cards, redeemable at more than 200 retailers, to the Immunity Project for HIV research.
James and Mathew, activists with ACT UP New York, share their impassioned views of the AIDS crisis and how it affects young gay men today.
Ms. Fire Island 2013 and female impersonator Zola shares her riveting story.
Keith is the Team to End AIDS (T2) Manager at AIDS Foundation of Chicago and describes his history with T2 and how it changed his life.
Sean is one of the longtime survivors of the AIDS epidemic. Diagnosed in the late 80’s, he tells his riveting story of the early days of living with HIV.
Melanie is a former addict who struggled with her diagnosis and health. Now she is a Supportive Housing Manager at the AIDS Foundation of Chicago. A dramatic story of personal strength and redemption.
Director, Philadelphia Fight Y-HEP Center. Oversees the Empowerment Center and maintains relationships with youth serving organizations, and the Philadelphia School District.
Join Housing Works, GMHC, ACRIA, ACT-UP New York, and an estimated 1,000 members of the New York HIV/AIDS community on December 1 to march Times Square and demand for an end to AIDS.