Monthly Archives: February 2018

Europe Bureau: 1 million HIV tests, 1 million stories

One million HIV tests is 1 million stories of happiness, sadness, sorrow, worry, relief and empowerment. At the end of 2017, AHF Europe Bureau reached this cumulative milestone after the Rapid Testing Program (RTP) launched across the region in 2009. At the time, the premise of the RTP model was as simple as it was…

‘We Love LA!’ Event Honors Madison Hotel’s Transition as Housing for Homeless

OPEN HOUSE & PRESS CONF: Wednesday, February 14th 10:30 AM to 1:30pm Also: New ‘Homeless’ billboards echo iconic ‘Hollywood’ sign, cut to the heart of the crisis in L.A. and also expose bureaucrats’ lax response (See: ‘LAScandal.org’) LOS ANGELES (February 14, 2018) On Valentine’s Day, Wednesday, February 14th, advocates and officials with ‘Healthy Housing Foundation by…

AHF: For International Condom Day (Feb. 13th), Condoms are, ‘Always in Fashion’

AHF recorded a lively ‘Always in Fashion’ anthem titled, ‘Tried & True,’ to celebrate International Condom Day. AHF’s ICD song parodies Ed Sheeran’s Grammy-winning, ‘Shape of You.’ HIV/STD prevention, safer sex and condom usage will be the focus of 19 events held in six states across the US, with a particular focus on youth. More…

New AHF Billboards Warn, ‘Syphilis is Serious’

Amid skyrocketing rates of syphilis, particularly among young people and men-who-have-sex-with-men, AHF deploys a frank and graphic image of syphilis sores in its latest STD prevention billboard campaign. LOS ANGELES (February 9, 2018) AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) is launching its latest outdoor advertising campaign with new billboards warning that “Syphilis is Serious” going up around…

ACQC Names Rosemary Lopez as Executive Director

Respected ACQC veteran with over 30 years of experience in Social Work, with a particular focus on HIV/AIDS, LGBT and women’s rights issues, has served as Interim Director since September, when former Executive Director Philip Glotzer retired after 20 years as head of Queens AIDS organization. ACQC seeks to improve delivery of lifesaving HIV/AIDS care…