17th Annual Swinging @AIDS Denver Golf Tournament
Coming Tuesday, August 8!
17th Annual Golf Tournament at Denver City Park Golf Course
We need Golfers!
Bring a team of 4 or just yourself to join the fun and golf for good!
We need Silent Auction Items!
The silent auction is a significant fundraiser for us and we need donations.
We Need Volunteers!
There's lots to do on the day of the tournament, and we need your help.
A Great 2023 Spring is a Time for HOPE Brunch!
Rev. Grace Imathiu, senior pastor of First United Methodist Church, Evanston, Illinois, spoke eloquently on the "Prophetic Imagination." She is the author of the books Matthew’s Message: Good News for the New Millennium and Words of Fire, Spirit of Grace.
2023 Faith in Action Award was presented to Estes Park United Methodist Church for sponsoring five $3,000 homes for AIDS grandparents in Maua, Kenya. This also enrolls the child in school. Their campaign started before Christmas, with a Valentine's Day ending. Originally their goal was to build one home, but instead they ended up creating their own Estes Village!
Clietta Terry chaired this year’s event. Benefit helps support over 300 AIDS orphans in Kenya.
Music was performed by the Denver Children's Choir, Dr. Michael Williams & Daryl Walker. Rev. Ann Lantz, Pastor of Estes Park UMC, gave the invocation. Justin Levy, Assistant Director of Marketing & Communications, University of Denver Newman Center was again our Master of Ceremonies.
Red Concert Success!
Over $25,000 was raised (before expenses) at the Red Concert in Tucson on April 2.
Thanks to all the sponsors & participants! Funds will be divided equally between TIHAN (Tucson Interfaith HIV and AIDS Network) and the Center for Health and Hope.
The concert was dedicated to Roy DeBise.
Pat Fox was honored with the 2023 Leadership Award
Read more about Pat Fox's advocacy
Building 20 Houses in Kenya
Parents are dying from AIDS in Africa; impoverished HIV orphans and their grandparents need houses in Kenya. $3,000 builds a home, provides them health insurance & school fees for a year.
Estes Park United Methodist Church plans to build five $3,000 homes for AIDS grandparents in Maua, Kenya. This also enrolls the child in school.
Their campaign started before Christmas. Originally their goal was to build one home, but instead they ended up creating their own Estes Village!
Are You Required to Take Required Minimum Distributions (RMDs)?
Check out attached document about how you can make a difference by contributing via a “Qualified Charitable Distribution (QCD) in 2023. If you like saving money, especially money you might have to pay to the government, then explore humanitarian options the Center provides in Africa and Asia.
The mission of the Center for Health and Hope is to support and advocate for persons infected and affected by HIV and AIDS around the world with programs of education, prevention, care and treatment. As a faith-based organization operating for more than ten years, the Center was incorporated formally January 21, 2006 as a tax exempt 501(c)3.