The Damien Center News

Aug 02, 2018

The Damien Center welcomes new President and CEO

by Tyler Neal

The Damien Center is pleased to announce that its Board of Directors has appointed Alan Witchey as the new President and Chief Executive Officer.

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Jul 30, 2018

The Grande Masquerade

by Tyler Neal

The 31st Annual The Grande Masquerade set for October 20INDIANAPOLIS, IN – Please join us on Saturday, October 20, 2018 for an opulent affair as we celebrate 31 years and push extravagance to the limit during The Grande Masquerade. The stunning gala for an anticipated crowd of 700 guests, many...

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Jul 10, 2018

PrEP Misconceptions

by Kalob Gossett

As we continue our #PrEPisforYou campaign in partnership with Brothers United, our PrEP Program Manager, Kalob Gossett, dispels the myth that PrEP promotes unhealthy sexual practices. 

Empowerment.There is still so much work to be done in regards to sexual health education. We are in a time where many Americans are unaware...

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Jun 19, 2018

The Importance of HIV Testing

by Imani Nunley

With National HIV Testing Day rapidly approaching, our Prevention Program Manager, Imani Nunley, shares the importance of testing and how the process works.

Fight Stigma.For all the progress made towards HIV care and prevention in the last 30+ years, one thing remains constant – the stigma still attached to HIV and...

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Jun 04, 2018

The Damien Center earns second consecutive 4-Star Rating from Charity Navigator

by Tyler Neal

4-Star RatingOn the heels of the organization’s 30th anniversary, The Damien Center, Indiana’s leader in HIV/AIDS care and prevention, has received Charity Navigator’s coveted four-star rating for strong financial health and a commitment to accountability and transparency. This is the second consecutive year that Damien has received this acknowledgement. “This...

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May 15, 2018

In Memory of Janice Cade

by Tyler Neal

It is with great sadness and heavy hearts that we share the news that we have lost a member of the Team Damien family. Janice Cade, Linkage to Care Specialist, passed away on Thursday, May 10, 2018.

Janice was a beacon of positivity and worked endlessly to leave the world a...

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Jan 31, 2018

Undetectable Equals Untransmittable (U=U)

by Tyler Neal

Over the last couple of years, the movement for Undetectable Equals Untransmittable (U=U) has gained traction among hundreds of HIV experts and organizations. Over 500 organizations from 70+ countries have signed a pledge to share and promote the message of U=U. In late 2017, the Centers for Disease Control and...

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Jan 16, 2018

Dining Out For Life 2018 is recruiting Ambassadors and Restaurants

by Tyler Neal

On April 26, 2018, The Damien Center is hosting Indy's largest dining fundraiser, Dining Out For Life!

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