Congratulations to St. Hope Foundation’s own Mrs. Deonna Marshall. Deonna has been named a 2012 YMCA of Greater Houston Minority Achievers Honoree.
So how are we doing with our Biggest Loser Competition? As of March 16, 2012 we have lost a total net weight of 54.25 POUNDS in the first 5 weeks.
On March 7th, I had the opportunity to represent St. Hope Foundation at a Female Condom Training at Planned Parenthood. The training was led by Sharifa Charles from AIDS Foundation Houston.
Since joining the rural medical team 8 years ago, Pennye has made significant contributions to the quality of healthcare offered to our rural patients. Recognized as an HIV Specialist by the American Academy of HIV Medicine, Pennye has continued to blossom in her role within the organization.
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.
So how are we doing with our Biggest Loser Competition? With 11 staff participating, we have lost a total net weight of 35 POUNDS in the first 3 weeks.
“What is the difference between HIV and AIDS? “ A question that many health professionals
assume the general population knows the answer to. However, many individuals do not. African
American women have the highest rates of new HIV cases.
Happy Valentine’s Day from St. Hope Foundation and OfferingHope.Org!
There’s nothing like being ranked #1. It’s a dubious honor that everyone cherishes; however, Houston is ranked #1 as the fattest city in the United States according to Men’s Fitness.
It has not taken Esperanza Spalding long to emerge as one of the brightest lights in the musical world. Listeners familiar with her stunning 2008 Heads Up International debut, Esperanza, and her best-selling 2010 release Chamber Music Society, were well aware that the young bassist, vocalist and composer from Portland, Oregon was the real deal, with a unique and style-spanning presence, deeply rooted in jazz yet destined to make her mark far beyond the jazz realm.