Jul 30, 2013

In the Community: ‘Connect 2 Protect’

What’s Happening … People of Victory: Lady’s Night Social for women living with HIV – Tuesday, July 30, 2013, 5pm-7pm (TONIGHT) – Facilitator: Valentine Djelaj, MSW – Beautiful Resource Center 1415 Glynn Ct #111 Detroit, MI  48206 – (313) 733-8183 Email or call (586-307-2215) Valentina Djelaj (vdjelaj@med.wayne.edu) if you are interested in being involved with […]

Jul 24, 2013

HIV in 2000s: Love, Betrayal and a Calling

CNNHealth takes a look at 30+ years of the epidemic that changed the world, through the eyes of people who have lived it. Tonya Rasberry dialed her husband’s number, her composure shaken and her nerves numb. She dreaded the call, but her husband picked up immediately. “I got my test results back,” she told him. […]

Jun 30, 2013

It Feels So Good to Recognize and Give Back … I Was Honored to Honor…

On June 27, 2013, to commemorate National HIV Testing Day and S.T.A.R. Foundation’s 10th anniversary, we paid recognition to and honored 10 amazing women who exemplify STAR’s mission. We chose women who not only fulfill their daily duties as Mother, Wife, Daughter, Aunt, Sister, and Professional, they have taken the time to commit themselves and/or […]

Jun 19, 2013

YouthVille Detroit Promotes HIV Awareness through ‘Fashion Against AIDS’ Showcase

On June 21, 2013 at 5:00 p.m., YouthVille Detroit LadyLike Leadership Collective will host its 5th Annual HIV/AIDS Prevention Program featuring “Fashion Against AIDS.” LadyLike is a leadership development program dedicated to empowering young ladies to make change in their lives and in the community. Its members will host the “Fashion Against AIDS” awareness event […]

Jun 3, 2013

Malinda Williams, Kelly Price, Trae Ireland and More on National HIV Testing Day …

Thursday, June 27, 2013 is National HIV Testing Day; this is an annual observance. The goal of the day is to encourage individuals to get tested, as early diagnosis of the disease is imperative to survival. Over the last 10 years, S.T.A.R. Foundation’s mission has provided a foundation of self-respect within girls and young adults […]