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Love and Justice in the Time of HIV and AIDS

Posted Jul 07 2009 12:00am

Love and Justice in the Time of HIV and AIDS:
The Current State of Affirming Faith Allies

Wednesday, July  8, 6:30 - 8:30

LGBT Community Center
208 West 13th St (btw 7th & 8th Ave), NYC

FREE - Open to the public

For the July forum in "The Politics of HIV Prevention" series, as a part of the series of events produced by the NYC Faith in Action Coalition for AIDS Prevention, Care, & Education (NYCFI), and CHAMP will host a community conversation addressing the current state of faith-based efforts for HIV prevention in New York City.

This forum explores ongoing HIV prevention justice efforts and new directions for interfaith and intra-faith community responses to HIV/AIDS, particularly addressing structural issues driving the domestic epidemic such as homophobia and mass imprisonment. Come join in the conversation with leaders from local faith communities who are working to build affirming outreach and programs to address the root causes of vulnerability amongst their members and in their communities.

Co-sponsor (list in formation):
  Community HIV/AIDS Mobilization Project (CHAMP), Conscious Contact of New York, Gay Men's Health Crisis (GMHC), The LGBT Community Center, the NYC AIDS Housing Network, the NYC Faith in Action Coalition for HIV/AIDS Prevention, Care and Education, Metropolitan Community Church of New York, Unity Fellowship Church Movement, Latino Commission on AIDS Faith Movement, The Riverside Church Global HIV/AIDS Ministry, United Church of Christ HIV/AIDS Network

Contact Laura McTighe at CHAMP for more information:
 or 212-937-7955 x 20

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