Year: 2009

VIDEO: Holiday Breakaway Montage

This is a video montage of Gay Central Valley’s first fundraiser (Holiday Breakaway) as an official 501(c)(3) organization. The event took place at The North Tower Circle on Saturday, December 12th, 2009. Complete videos of the night’s events can be seen on our YouTube Page. 

Give A Little

With Christmas and the end of the year fast approaching, there’s no better time to donate cash or goods to any number of nonprofit organizations. Christmas in America has become crass and excessive, with a constant barrage of advertising targeted to empty our pockets on yet another material possession we probably don’t need. While people …

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New Syphilis Cases Spike In S.F.

San Francisco health officials reported an alarming increase in new syphilis cases last year after years of declines. New syphilis cases rose 55.8 percent in 2008 over the previous year, San Francisco public health officials reported. The increase was significantly lower than the dramatic spikes reported early in the decade, when new infections increased 167 …

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HIV Infections Continue to Rise Among Young Men Who Have Sex with Men

December 2, 2009 – New York , New York – The NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene commemorated World AIDS Day by releasing new data to highlight continuing challenges in the struggle to contain HIV in New York City . The number of new HIV diagnoses has not changed significantly in recent years; the …

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World AIDS Day

AIDS day 2009 in Fresno was remembered with reverence, hope and a strong call for the education of practicing safe sex. Nelson Vergel, the keynote speaker for the event been HIV positive for 27 years. He encouraged the crowd, “Most of us have a life expectancy of over 50 years after discovering a positive test. …

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Free Health Clinic In Fresno

Tzu Chi Foundation – Medical Team / 7421 N. Maple Avenue / Fresno, CA 93720 Office: (559) 298-4894 Fax: (559) 570-0172 Health Clinic Location:  Rowell Elementary School.  Date: December 12, 2009 (Saturday) Time: 10am-2pm Location: Rowell Elementary School Address: 3460 E. McKenzie Avenue Fresno , CA   93702 (Please call the number listed for more information)