THE BLACK AND GOLD GO RED

HIV/AIDS Awareness Day at Bowie State University

On Friday, November 30th in honor of World AIDS Day, TWC staff spent the day at Bowie State University with the BSU Chapter of Phi Alpha, which hosted an HIV/AIDS Awareness Conference in conjunction with the Social Work Club. Latishia James, youth program coordinator was on hand to share our work and her own compelling story. Britney Pollard of BSU's The Spectrum writes:

 
 
 

AIDS IN AMERICA - AND A KISS GOODBYE

Sheila Johnson, Producer of "The Other City" a documentary on the HIV/AIDS Crisis in DC explores the meaning of this crisis on World AIDS Day 2010. She begins: "Too often we fail to see -- and worse, fail to face -- what's happening right in our own backyard. As global ambassador for CARE, a leading aid organization fighting global poverty, I traveled to Africa and South America, where the impact of the AIDS epidemic is heartbreaking.

 
 
 
 
 
 

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