Black HIV/Aids Day – Screening Event – Friday 2.7.2020 – Gaines Oldham Black Culture Center – 11am-3pm
Every year, on February 7, individuals and organizations across the nation participate in National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (NBHAAD) to promote HIV prevention, testing, treatment and community involvement in Black communities. This year’s theme of “We’re in This Together,” highlights the importance of social support from friends, family, colleagues and partners when addressing HIV in the Black community.
Columbia/Boone County Department of Public Health and Human Services is partnering with the Mizzou Black Women’s Initiative and Mizzou Black Men’s Initiative (MBMI) for a free testing event Feb. 7, 2020, from 11a.m. – 3p.m. in the Gaines/Oldham Black Culture Center located at 813 Virginia Ave. This event is free and open to the community.