Michigan AIDS Coalition

“After the verb ‘to love,’ ‘to help’ is the most beautiful verb in the world.” The quote by Bertha von Suttner is one of...

A Mother Remembers

My Turn by Diane Johnson How Far Can Memory Travel? When Alice called me that week she began to tell me of the places she had...

Remembering Chris Companik

Illustrator and comic strip writer Chris Companik died from AIDS-related complications on February 23. Chris held his memories dear. In our back-and-forth correspondence, since A&U...

EdgeAlliance

Stability and innovation are key when it comes to building alliances. EdgeAlliance, a Chicago-based nonprofit, has become expert in both aspects over the years—consistent...

Philly AIDS Thrift

“Aimless browsing is strongly encouraged” is the (shopping) tag line of Philly AIDS Thrift and it perfectly captures the nonprofit store’s welcoming, relaxed vibe....

Hyacinth AIDS Foundation

Hyacinth is a lavender-colored flower, it’s a species of parrot, it’s the social climbing character in the classic BBC series, Keeping Up Appearances—and it’s...

Spirited Journey

A Death In The Family Propelled Source Events’ Craig Smith To Change His Life’s Course By Creating Family For Others by Dann Dulin Breakfast on the...

Gibbor Green

Singer Gibbor Green Takes the Lead in Empowering Youth by Chael Needle Gibbor Green recently dropped the Twitter-inspired “#FOLLOWME,” an ode to hash-tagging what’s important: celebrating...

Changing the Course

In the U.S. and Across the Diaspora, Healthy Black Communities Addresses Health Disparities, Including HIV/AIDS, Head-On by Aaron J. Goodwin Faint whispers of the late activist...

Responsible Adult

Scorned by porn when he tested positive, former adult film performer Derrick Burts is committed to seeing that his fellow actors are cared for by...

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