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Teams are forming, fundraising for AIDS Walk & Run San Diego

Teams are forming – and fundraising – for the 27th annual AIDS Walk/Run San Diego. The event will take place on Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016.

Teams play a crucial role in the success of AIDS Walk, and last year helped raise approximately 70% of the event’s total. 

Miss Major is a trans elder and Stonewall icon...and she’s changing the world

Miss Major is a community leader ― an organizer, activist, prison abolitionist.

It’s been almost fifty years since the historic night at the Stonewall Inn that many people cite as the beginning of the mainstream fight for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rights.

Decades later, one trans activist who was present the night of the riots is still fighting for the rights and survival of transgender and gender-nonconforming people.

New initiative aims to stop HIV infections in San Diego County

A new HIV case is diagnosed in the region every 18 hours.

The County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday approved an initiative to get the number of new HIV infections in San Diego to zero. With the vote, the Board directed the County Health and Human Services Agency to begin implementing the Getting to Zero initiative and put an end to the epidemic in the region.

Win tickets to the B-52's AIDS benefit concert in San Diego

AIDS benefit concert will help build an AIDS memorial in San Diego.

The B52’s, The Fixx and the English Beat are warping back from the 80’s to take over the Embarcadero Marina Park South for a very special concert on August 14.

SDPIX is offering a chance to win two tickets to the event and one grand prize of a VIP table for four.

Celebrities star in video to remember the 49 victims of Orlando

Jane Fonda is only one celebrity of 49, who pay tribute to each of the innocent lives lost in Orlando.

In the weeks since the Orlando shootings, it seems that the world has tried its best to honor those 49 lives lost to a gunman that morning.

Vigils formed around the world, President Obama ordered that the American flag be flown at half-mast and numerous companies offered their services to the victim’s families.

27th Annual AIDS Walk/Run San Diego set for Sept. 24

The San Diego LGBT Community Center has announced that the 27th annual AIDS Walk/Run San Diego will take place on Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016. The Center produces AIDS Walk/Run, the largest HIV/AIDS fundraiser in San Diego County.

National HIV Testing Day is June 27, County of San Diego shares about the benefits of PrEP

It’s not a vaccine, but it can reduce your chances of getting HIV by over 90 percent.

Truvada®, produced by Gilead Sciences, Inc., is a medication that is commonly used as part of combination therapy to treat HIV infection.  However, HIV-negative people also can take it as a daily pill to reduce their risk of getting HIV infection in the first place.