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All posts tagged "us helping us"

  • The Calling: Ron Simmons on Us Helping Us and 25 Years of Activism

    Ron Simmons has led Us Helping Us for a quarter of a century. Now he's handing the keys to the next generation. On World AIDS...

  • Us Helping Us Honors Ron Simmons at Gala

    Saturday's event celebrates Dr. Ron Simmons, who is retiring from the organization

  • Us Helping Us receives $1.75 million grant

    Us Helping Us, the HIV-prevention nonprofit that works with black gay and same-gender-loving men recieved good news on Wednesday: The Centers for Diseases Control and Prevention...

  • Cherry Fund Bears Fruit for Local Organizations

    The Cherry Fund, the local not-for-profit all-volunteer organization that holds charity dance events to raise funds for HIV/AIDS service organizations, will host a beneficiary reception...

  • City Fund Takes Flak

    A coalition of LGBT advocacy groups and service organizations released a statement Monday evening expressing their disappointment that no LGBT-specific groups were named among 58...

  • UHU To Unveil New Mobile-Screening Unit

    Us Helping Us, People Into Living Inc. (UHU), the local support group for HIV-positive black gay men, will unveil its new mobile health-screening unit Friday,...

  • Weekend of Awards

    It was a busy weekend for Ron Simmons, president and CEO of Us Helping Us, People Into Living (UHU), the D.C. organization working to improve...

  • Conference Community

    Without question, the International AIDS Conference, returning now to the United States for the first time since 1990, is a global affair. From far and...

  • World AIDS Day 2011

    It is Dec. 1. It is time, again, to mark World AIDS Day. As with winter, soon to follow, one might say that AIDS is...

  • AIDS Walk's Top 25

    Whitman-Walker Health, organizer of AIDS Walk Washington, on Tuesday announced not only the recipients of the event's three major honors, but a list of 25...

  • Addressing the Data

    Local HIV/AIDS organizations responded this week to the Federal Center for Disease Control and Prevention's new study on HIV infections in the U.S. The study,...

  • Test Time

    In any war, intelligence is crucial. Certainly the axiom holds in the District's war against HIV, where one of the most crucial bits of intelligence...

  • Monday Move

    This year, organizers of DC Black Pride are trying something different. Instead of closing out the annual Memorial Day Weekend celebration with a large Sunday...

  • All of Us

    There are different ways to mark the anniversaries of Us Helping Us, People Into Living Inc. Bishop Kwabena Rainey Cheeks formed the organization in 1985....

  • Back-n-Forth Budget

    The D.C. City Council relieved some concern last week for HIV/AIDS organizations receiving city funding by voting to restore budget cuts proposed by outgoing Mayor...