America’s Hidden HIV Epidemic

“Swaziland, a tiny African nation, has the world’s highest rate of HIV at 28.8% of the population. If gay and bisexual African-American men made up a country, its rate would surpass that of this impoverished African nation — and all other nations.” To learn more, read the full New York Times article by clicking on the link below.

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Tacoma Pride

PCAF is a proud, long-time producing partner of the Tacoma Pride Festival. This year the festival kicks off on Friday, July 7th. With events happening all week long, you won’t want to miss it. We hope to see you there!

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TRANSform Washington

We know that transgender and gender non-conforming people come from a beautiful, diverse array of backgrounds, perspectives and experiences. That their complexity adds to our community, their commitment to authenticity is admirable and their resilience in the face of discrimination is inspiring.

That is why we are proud to partner with a new project called TRANSform Washington; a public education campaign celebrating the diversity and humanity of our transgender neighbors, clients, co-workers, friends, and family members.… Read more →

Ending AIDS Means Ending HIV Stigma

“HIV is more treatable and more preventable than ever before, but public perception of the virus is not keeping up…stigma against people living with HIV is actually as problematic as ever.”

Read the full ThinkProgress article by clicking on the link below.

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HIV Here & Now

HIV Here & Now is counting down the days to 35 years of the AIDS epidemic. This online project features a 365-day countdown to June 5, 2016 by featuring poetry and flash prose to advocate for a world without HIV or AIDS.

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Art AIDS America in Local News

See for the first time how the AIDS crisis forever changed American art. TAM’s upcoming new exhibit; Art AIDS America, is getting some local press. Check out this article in The News Tribune that quotes PCAF Executive Director, Duane Wilkerson.

Art AIDS America opens Oct 3 at TAM!

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Fred Meyer Community Rewards

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You can help PCAF earn donations just by shopping with your Fred Meyer Rewards Card! Here’s how it works:

  • Sign up for the Community Rewards program by linking your Fred Meyer Rewards Card to PCAF at www.fredmeyer.com/communityrewards (You can search for us by our name: Pierce County AIDS Foundation or by our organization number: 90194)
  • Then every time you shop and use your Rewards Card, you are helping PCAF earn a donation!
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