KBXX Co-Sponsors Houston-wide HIV And STD Education
June 22, 2009 at 8:26 AM (PT)
RADIO ONE Top 40/R KBXX (97.9 THE BOX)/HOUSTON, along with the Department of Health and Human Services and AIDS Foundation, in conjunction with the NAACP HOUSTON Branch and Amerigroup Community Care are sponsoring a city-wide awareness campaign for HIV and STD education.
Hip Hop for HIV Awareness is slated to be the single largest testing event in the UNITED STATES. The goal of the campaign is to provide free and confidential HIV and syphilis screening to 15,000 youth and young adults between the ages of 15-40 in the City of HOUSTON. Free testing begins TODAY (6/22) for four consecutive days at the NAACP Family Technology Center located at 4203 Fannin Street in HOUSTON and will continue through JULY 10th at various other locations across the city.