ASN - Aids Support Network - San Luis Obispo County
Up-coming events for the AIDS Support Network:
#KnowYourStatusCPMay 21st, 2015
We are thrilled to announce a FREE event on Thursday, May 21st, all about reducing HIV stigma and increasing knowledge about PrEP!
Mario Espinoza, a comparative ethnic studies major and junior at Cal Poly University, and Leah Campbell, ASN volunteer and junior at Cal Poly, are spearheading this event to raise awareness surrounding HIV stigma and prevention. The entire event happens on Cal Poly's campus.
On Thursday, May 21, the event will begin at 11am with a photo campaign at Cal Poly’s UU Plaza created to normalize and encourage HIV testing using the social media hashtag #KnowYourStatusCP.
The rest of the day’s events all take place in the University Union building located near the large parking garage on Grand Ave.
11am - 1pm: #KnowYourStatusCP Instagram Photo Campaign in UU Plaza!
12:30pm - 4pm: Free HIV Testing in the UU!
Presentations/Panels in UU220:
2pm - 3pm: Presentation and Slideshow of Senior Project by Mario Espinoza
* About his research and findings surrounding HIV stigma in SLO County.
4pm - 5:30pm: HIV Stigma Presentation & Panel
* Designed to help audience confront ongoing HIV stigma. Panelists will include locals living with this stigma.
5:30pm - 6pm: Light Refreshments will be served.
6pm - 7:30pm: PrEP Presentation & Panel
* Designed to inform about what PrEP is, why it’s important, who should use it, and how to get it. Panelists include local physicians and PrEP experts.
Drive Thu BBQ FUNdraiser!May 13th, 2015
Drive Thru BBQ Fundraiser
The Drive Thru was incredibly successful this year and we sold out!!! Thanks for your amazing support SLO!
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Eat Out Save Lives!December 5th, 2014
A Big Thank You to everyone who supported us this past week for Eat Out Save Lives! We can't do this work without you!
And another huge Thanks to all the incredible restaurants and eateries that signed up to support their SLO County neighbors living with HIV/AIDS and Hep C and donated a portion of their profits from Dec. 5 to the ASN Food Pantry.
THANK YOU SLO!
- Fig Good Food
- Splash Cafe
San Luis Obispo:
- Big Sky
- Black Sheep Bar & Grill
- Buffalo Pub and Grill
- Koberl at Blue
- Pizza Solo
- Splash Cafe & Artisan Bakery
- Splash Cafe Seafood and Grill
- Taj Palace
- Cuisine of India
- Wild Donkey Cafe
- Vieni Vai Trattoria
- West End Espresso & Tea
- Lincoln Deli
- Louisa's Place
- Luna Red
The 23rd Annual Walk for Life!Saturday, November 1, 2014
We Reached our Goal!
Wow! What an amazing turn out for a rainy day!
We had some laughs, had some food, and had a whole lot of fun!
Thank you San Luis Obispo for your continuing dedication to the ASN and your neighbors living with HIV/AIDS and Hep C.