St. Hope Foundation will join Park Plaza Hospital and the Houston Founder Lions Club for the 2nd Annual Health Awareness Fair on Saturday February 8 from 9a-1p.
Tag Archives: AIDS
December 1st has been designated as World AIDS Day and was created to give people worldwide an opportunity to unite in the fight against HIV.
St. Hope Foundation is pleased to announce that it has received a $50,000 grant from the Elton John AIDS Foundation to support AIDS/HIV awareness and prevention.
Each year during Hispanic Heritage Month, NLAAD is observed. NLAAD stands for “National Latino AIDS Awareness Day”.
The team over at BRO IV LIFE recently helped to create a powerful video showcasing the program and HIV/AIDS Awareness. Check it out.
Today the nation observes the 19th annual National HIV Testing Day. This year’s theme is “Take the Test. Take Control.”
The Gamma Phi Sigma Chapter of Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc., has chosen St. Hope Foundation to receive the Unsung Heroes Award its’ continued work in the field of HIV/AIDS prevention and treatment. The Unsung Heroes Award recognizes dedicated professionals, activists and organizations who work tirelessly to reduce the prevalence and impact of HIV/AIDS in the Houston community.
Just when I thought we were making a little progress in the battle to end stigmas, I heard the story on CNN about the Milton Hershey School’s refusal to accept an HIV+ child on the basis of “threat” to other children.
Twenty six years after Ryan White was denied the opportunity to go to school, history is repeating itself once more.
During the USCA conference we had the opportunity to hear Miriam Vega, PhD, and Frank Galvan PhD present on what it takes to get home grown interventions off of the ground, and implemented.
As HIV treatment regimens become more simple, they remain juxtaposed to the inescapable truth that this is still a complex undertaking. Patients, Prescriptions, and Pathogen are all moving at the same time. Sometimes the move is in concert and sometimes in conflict, but it is never stagnant.