When: Thursday, December 1st
Time: 1:00 pm-3:00 pm
Location: 7215 Cameron Rd, Austin TX 78752
Join AIDS Services of Austin on December 1st for an afternoon of remembrance. On World AIDS Day, we will hold a biodegradable balloon release outside of our office to raise awareness surrounding HIV/AIDS in our community. Individuals will be encouraged to tie a loved one's name to the end of each balloon string. Afterwards, we will continue remembering those lost to AIDS by decorating a holiday tree with handmade ornaments. Craft materials and refreshments will be provided. Participants are encouraged to bring personal craft items to make their ornaments special and unique. For more information contact Special Events Coordinator, Cambriae Bates at email@example.com or (512) 406-6116.
Testing: From 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm, we will hold testing at 7215 Cameron Rd and 2906 Medical Arts St (The Q Austin).
Note: If you would like to host an additional event on or before World AIDS Day and have your event benefit ASA, please contact Cambriae Bates, Special Events Coordinator, at (512) 406-6116 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day
9 AM to 2 PM
Mt. Zion Baptist Church2938 E. 13th St.
Austin, TX 78702
Join Mt. Zion Baptist Church in an honest and positive conversation about HIV and the black church. Topics of discussion include
- The Community Impact of an Epidemic
- Unraveling the Elements of HIV Risk
- The Consequences of Religious-based Stigma
- The Development of Congregational Commitment
- HIV/AIDS Ministry Programs and Activities