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Mama's Kitchen to host 30th annual Tree of Life Ceremony

Mama's Kitchen to host 30th annual Tree of Life Ceremony

Each year, Mama’s Kitchen and Village Hillcrest commemorate World AIDS Day by recognizing and remembering those affected by AIDS, as well as the ongoing leadership efforts made to end the epidemic. This year marks 40 years since the first reported case of AIDS and far too many lives and loved ones have been lost.

Video series profiles people 50 and older living and thriving with HIV

Video series profiles people 50 and older living and thriving with HIV

More than half of people living with HIV are over the age of 50, and living long, fulfilling lives. These are facts and faces that don't get much media attention, but they absolutely should. Seeing and hearing people who are living with HIV helps dispel the fear and the stigma that keeps people from getting tested and treated, perpetuating this 40-year epidemic.

GLAAD releases State of HIV Stigma Study

GLAAD releases State of HIV Stigma Study

This morning, GLAAD released its second annual State of HIV Stigma Study, a national survey among U.S. adults measuring attitudes toward HIV/AIDS and people living with HIV. The study produced a series of findings, including that only 42% of American adults know the fact that people living with HIV cannot transmit it while on proper treatment.

Dining Out For Life San Diego kicks off Thursday

Dining Out For Life San Diego kicks off Thursday

This week kicks off Dining Out For Life® San Diego (#DOFLSD) - a four-day fun opportunity to Dine Out. Take Out. and End HIV. Funds raised support The Center’s HIV Testing program, HIV prevention services, and services for those living with HIV.

Dining Out For Life San Diego is back for 2021 - volunteers needed

Dining Out For Life San Diego is back for 2021 - volunteers needed
As Dining Out For Life® (DOFL) organizing kicks into high gear, we need special volunteers to serve as virtual DOFL Ambassadors at our participating restaurants. Since DOFL 2021 is committed to both helping local restaurants recover and raising funds for local HIV services, we’ll especially need the support of DOFL volunteers to maximize turnout and participation – can you help?

The Center's new HIV testing schedule for Jan. 2021

The Center's new HIV testing schedule for Jan. 2021

The San Diego LGBT Community Center's #BeTheGeneration program has announced their HIV testing schedule for the new year.

Free testing is available to anyone 5 days a week in The Center's parking lot. Rapid test results are available within 20 minutes.

The testing schedule is as follows:

Monday-Thursday: 11 am to 4 pm

Friday: 11 am to 2 pm