"World AIDS Day" Webinar

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Dear OUTWORDS friends,
Giving Tuesday

One week from today, December 1, is #GivingTuesday, a global day of generosity. We’re proud to serve you by preserving LGBTQ+ history, one interview at a time, and hope you will keep us in mind during this celebration of giving.

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Giving Tuesday also falls on World AIDS Day this year, and we are proud to announce a very special webinar in honor of this important day:

Gilead and OUTWORDS present:
HERE AND NOW: HIV/AIDS Activists Speak Out
Tuesday, December 1, at 5pm Pacific Time/8pm Eastern Time

Event is free & open to the public; register on Zoom at: bit.ly/aidsdaypanel

As a new virus sweeps the globe in 2020, 38 million people worldwide continue to live with HIV. On this World AIDS Day, join us as six activists from across the US come together to speak on the daring and creative ways they confronted HIV/AIDS, parallels between HIV and COVID, stigma then vs. stigma now, and the challenges facing HIV/AIDS activists as we prepare to welcome a new administration.

Moderated by Jason Walker, Senior Coordinator of Grassroots Advocacy for Health GAP

Panelists:
Juan-Manuel Alonso, Artist Living with HIV
Elia Chino, Founder/Executive Director, Fundación Latinoamericana de Acción Social
James Credle, Decorated Veteran, Retired Dean, Rutgers University
Sharon Day, Founder/Executive Director, Indigenous People’s Task Force
Doc Duhon, Energy Expert Living with HIV
Eric Sawyer, Co-Founder, ACT UP

PLEASE NOTE: If you can’t attend the live webinar, please register anyway, and we’ll be sure to send you the recorded webinar afterwards.

Kind regards,
Mason Funk,
Executive Director, OUTWORDS
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