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Douglas Brooks Appointed Director of Office of National AIDS Policy

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Apr 10, 2014
The White House has announced the appointment of Douglas M. Brooks, MSW, as the Director of the White House Office of National AIDS Policy (ONAP).

Engaging Youth Voices in the HIV & AIDS Response

By Winnie McCroy | Wednesday Apr 9, 2014
April 10 is National Youth HIV & AIDS Awareness Day, and across the country, organizations are working via youth ambassadors to address the alarming health risk of HIV.

Bailey House Holds Annual Gala & Auction

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Mar 27, 2014
On March 27, Bailey House will hold their 2014 Gala & Auction at Pier 60 at Chelsea Piers in New York City. The Gala will honor the heroism of individuals and organizations that help further the Bailey House mission.

Broadway Legend Chita Rivera Hosts GMHC’s Spring Dinner Gala

By Winnie McCroy | Tuesday Mar 25, 2014
Broadway legend Chita Rivera will donate her time on Wednesday, March 26 to host GMHC’s annual Spring Dinner Gala at Cipriani 42nd Street.

Obama’s HIV Budget Shows Commitment to Domestic Programs

By Winnie McCroy | Tuesday Mar 18, 2014
President Barack Obama released his domestic budget for HIV prevention and treatment this month, and AIDS service organizations are mostly pleased with the distribution of funds to the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program.

AIDS Orgs Commend Gov. Cuomo’s Move to Keep PLWHAs Housed & Fed

By Winnie McCroy | Wednesday Mar 12, 2014
As budget cuts continue to take a hit on New York City AIDS Service Organizations, two local groups applaud efforts by Governor Andrew M. Cuomo to ensure that people living with HIV/AIDS aren’t homeless or hungry.

March 10 is National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

By Winnie McCroy | Monday Mar 10, 2014
March 10 is National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, the time to raise awareness about how women can protect themselves and their partners from HIV.

ACT UP Protests Anti-Gay Laws at NYC’s Ugandan Consulate

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Mar 6, 2014
Approximately 50 LGBTI activists protested outside the Ugandan Consulate on March 5 for over an hour decrying President Yoweri Museveni’s passage of three anti-gay measures.

Iris House Commemorates 20 Years of Fighting HIV

By Winnie McCroy | Tuesday Mar 4, 2014
The Iris House invites all to join them in celebrating 20 years of helping women and families with HIV in Harlem, on March 10 at the Red Rooster Restaurant.

Doctors Without Borders Expelled From Myanmar

By Margie Mason | Friday Feb 28, 2014
Doctors Without Borders said Friday it has been expelled from Myanmar, leaving hundreds of HIV clinics throughout the country closed.