Join WORLD for the San Francisco AIDS Walk July 19, 2015

  Dear WORLD friends and partners, It’s that special time of year. The time to put on our walking shoes and take some important steps toward ending the HIV/AIDS epidemic and improving the quality of life for those living and affected by HIV.  Please join us for a fun walk in Golden Gate Park on July 19th.  It really is alot …

10th Annual Iris House AIDS Summit

  On Monday, May 4th, Iris House held its Tenth Annual Women as the Face of AIDS Summit, a full day of panels, presentations and workshops to educate and inspire attendees about current trends, challenges and successful programs in waging the war on AIDS. This year’s theme, “AIDS 2020: Keeping the Vision on Women,” amplified the goals of New York …

What’s New at WORLD: National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

March 10th marked National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day. For this monumental day for women and girls across the country, WORLD teamed up with AIDS Healthcare Foundation and community partners Cal-PEP and Allen Temple to Talk About SEX.                    Let’s Talk About SEX: An Intergenerational Dialogue, brought younger and older women together at …

Reflections on Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

We have all heard the facts about HIV and AIDS. The statistics are broken down by race, gender, age, nation, and every conceivable data driven segmentation. -Epidemiological data tells us that over 35 million people are living with HIV worldwide and approximately 18 million, over half, are women. -HIV is the world’s leading infectious killer. -An estimated 39 million people …

International Condom Day!

  This year, WORLD will be teaming up with AHF on Thursday, February 12th at Laney College in Oakland to promote  the use of condoms as a means of preventing unwanted pregnancies and sexually transmitted infections (STI’s) We hope to see you there! International Condom Day Facts  According to the CDC, 1 in 20 Americans will get infected with hepatitis B …