Community Champions

Community Champions A Conversation with Chuck Panozzo of STYX I am a gay man and a survivor of HIV. I have lived with the struggle of being gay with HIV for quite some time. I was ashamed and stigmatized by my secrets. It’s difficult enough to be different and even…

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Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events The board of Directors of the World AIDS Museum (WAM) cordially invite you to “Save the Date” for our Coming Out Party. Join us, Thursday, October 11, 2018, for a special evening of surprises as we unveil plans and celebrate winners from the Art of Community Project H.O.P.E.…

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IMPACT of HIV Stigma on the Black Community (Part 1)

BROTHASPEAK POD dot NETFor a segment of people that only represents 13% of the entire U.S population, yet represents 43% of the new HIV cases within America. Why are black people carrying the burden of this epidemic when it originally didn’t start this way. In this week Brothaspeak Podcast, we have a community discussion in regards to this topic. From www.Brothaspeakpod.net.

Photos from the night of this event here.

 

Past Events

Past Events An Evening with Cleve Jones Friday, November 10, 2017, 8:00 – 10:00pm at The Sunshine Cathedral Cleve Jones is the creator of the NAMES Project AIDS Memorial Quilt and iconic leader for the LGBTQ+ community who also inspired the ABC groundbreaking Mini Series, “When We Rise.” Commissioner Dean Trantalis…

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An Evening with Cleve Jones

The World AIDS Museum and Educational Center presented An Evening with Cleve Jones on November 10, 2017 as part of the AIDS History Series.

Cleve Jones conceived the AIDS Memorial Quilt at a time when death from AIDS was shameful and hidden.  The 2017 ABC miniseries “When We Rise” was adapted from Mr. Jones’ book When We Rise:  My Life in the Movement.  His book and the miniseries chronicles the real-life personal and political struggles, setbacks, and triumphs of the diverse LGBT activists who played integral roles in pioneering their leg of the US civil rights movement from its infancy.

Discussing Stigma in Schools

WAM discusses stigma with students at Deerfield Beach High School as part of our Educational Outreach. For additional information, click here. More photos here.