Harlem’s C. Virginia Fields “Winning at Living” Breakfast on AIDS

c virginai fildsThe National Black Leadership Commission on AIDS, Inc. (NBLCA) will present the “WINNING at Living” Leadership Breakfast on Thursday, September 18, 2014 to recognize the great strides made towards the fight against HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis C, and other critical health issues. Continue Reading →

Join White House Office of National AIDS Policy Director in a Dialogue for Life!

Douglas M. BrooksACRIA and Amida Care are excited to cohost “A Dialogue for Life” forums this August, led by Douglas Brooks, the newly appointed Director of the White House Office of National AIDS Policy (ONAP). Continue Reading →

Sheryl Lee Ralph Performs “Sometimes I Cry” In Harlem

postcard 2014Sister to Sister: One in the Spirit, Inc. presents An Evening of Empowerment with Sheryl Lee Ralph in a one-woman performance, “Sometimes I Cry,” to be held on Saturday, June 14, 2014, at the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, 515 Malcolm X Boulevard, in Harlem. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Liya Kebede Designs For Freedom

1D274905685200-today-vogue-born-free-leibovitz-140423-02.blocks_desktop_mediumThe fashion industry has teamed up with a charity Born Free to create a collection to wipe out AIDS among infants in South Africa, and Harlem resident and Ethiopian model Liya Kebede, dedicated to maternal health in her native country, has designed several pieces for the collection. Continue Reading →

Sheryl Lee Ralph In “Sometimes I Cry” In Harlem

Sheryl Lee Ralph approved photo (2)Sister to Sister: One in the Spirit, Inc. presents An Evening of Empowerment with Sheryl Lee Ralph in a one-woman performance, “Sometimes I Cry,” to be held on Saturday, June 14, 2014, at the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, 515 Malcolm X Boulevard, in Harlem.  Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Alicia Keys The New Face Of Givenchy

alicia-keysHarlem is a local and global brand. Parfums Givenchy is excited to announce its future collaboration with global music icon and Grammy Award-winning artist, and Harlem born Alicia Keys. Continue Reading →

Kelsey Louie, Harlem AIDS Activist To Lead Gay Men’s Health Crisis

Kelsey-Louie-close-up_smallAfter a seven-month national search, Gay Men’s Health Crisis announced last week that Harlem-based AIDS activist Kelsey Louie will be its new chief executive. At the top of his agenda is getting the nonprofit back in the black. Continue Reading →

Debra Fraser-Howze Receives “Top Blacks in Healthcare” Award

Debra_Fraser-Howzex400Debra Fraser-Howze, Senior Vice President of Government and External Affairs, for Orasure Technologies received a 2014 “Top Blacks in Healthcare” Award from BlackDoctor.org in partnership with Johns Hopkins Center for Health Disparities Solutions. Continue Reading →

The 14th Annual National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

Debra_Fraser-HowzeBy Debra Fraser-Howze

What You Need to Know This National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day.

“If Black America were its own country, it would rank 16th in the world in the number of people with HIV — ahead of Ethiopia, Botswana, and Haiti.” - Black AIDS Institute Continue Reading →