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National Trans HIV/AIDS Testing Day – by Jasmine Powell

Lost, afraid, confused, abandoned, over-looked, pushed aside, forgotten, misunderstood, and ashamed… These are just a pinch of the struggles that we face in the Trans community. But one of the biggest struggles we face is knowing our HIV status. In the Trans community, we need to stand up and be front and center in our […]

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Rise Above Event Gallery & Recap

Thank You To Everyone Who Attended and Contributed to our “Rise Above” Event! What a beautiful and moving event! In honor of National Women & Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day and International Women’s Day, WORLD and AHF launched our national campaign, RISE Above, with a bang! With the support of R&B Sensation Goapele, Grammy nominated artist […]

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National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day 2017

February 7th marks National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day: A Day for the African American community to mobilize, talk, test, learn, and get involved as HIV/AIDS continues to be an epidemic in the African American community. How do we end the HIV epidemic in Black America? Join the Twitter Town Hall Meeting on Tuesday, February 7, […]

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MLK Day Reflections From WORLD

On this day, let us remember not just a man but a leader, a believer, as well as a high achiever. Some say dreams come true, and Dr King’s “I Have A Dream” speech’s words ring loud in our bodies, minds, and spirits to this day as we look around in our home, our lives, […]

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Now Hiring: WORLD Associate Executive Director

Now Hiring: Associate Executive Director FLSA Status: Exempt   –    Full Time Position: Reporting to the Executive Director, the Associate Executive Director (AED) will be responsible for enhancing the internal organization processes, infrastructure and resources that will allow WORLD to continue to grow and fulfill its mission. To apply, send Resume, a Writing Sample,  and Cover Letter to […]

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WORLD’s 25th Anniversary Gallery & Recap

WORLD’s 25th Anniversary Celebration Thanks so much to everyone that made this event possible! It was a beautiful evening and a sold-out event; We could not have done it without you all. Honorees: Nena Bridges – “Rise Above HIV” Volunteer Award Jesse Brooks – “Rise Above HIV” Busting Stigma Award Kathryn Ruiz – “Rise Above HIV” […]

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