world aids day 2023
Every year on December 1st, we join a global celebration, commemorating World AIDS Day. This annual event helps advocate and fight for the end of HIV-related stigma, while also remembering those whom we have lost. 2023 marks the 35th commemoration of the important day and this year's theme is "REMEMBER AND COMMIT."
We are excited to announce our 2023 World AIDS Day commemoration here at The LGBT Community Center of Greater Cleveland. Stop by anytime througohut the day for HIV & STI testing, PrEP sign-up, and various discussions that will continue to help inform our community on the fight against HIV and AIDS.
WORLD AIDS DAY SCHEDULE
10 am-8 pm: HIV/STI Testing and PrEP Sign up. Receive a red ribbon for getting tested!
4 pm-5 pm: Reception with light appetizers and a chance to view the art installation, an exhibit of portraits of people affected by HIV. The installation will be up in the upstairs hallway until December 18. Photos and curation by Bridget Caswell.
5 pm: Invited mic followed by open mic. Poetry and spoken word performances will be 5 minutes each.
Early in 2024, the Center will be hosting a panel on HIV decriminalization efforts here in Ohio. Stay tuned for more information!