HIV Alliance Hosts LGBTQ Health Fair

EUGENE, Ore. — A local non-profit is reaching out to gay men in the community with the hopes of teaching them how to live a healthy lifestyle and reduce the spread of HIV. The HIV Alliance hosted an event Saturday at the Atrium Building in downtown Eugene. Several local doctors and educators were there as … Continue reading »

Nonprofit Helps Dispose Needles

EUGENE, Ore. — A local nonprofit is stepping up to help a family that reached out to KEZI 9 News. The Burchell family talked Wednesday about how they keep finding used drug needles around their neighborhood. The HIV Alliance wanted to reach out to them and anyone else who may have found a used needle … Continue reading »

World AIDS Day Vigil in Eugene

EUGENE, Ore. — Twenty-five percent of those infected with aids have no idea. That population makes up 75 percent of the newly infected. Saturday is World AIDS Day and a local organization in Eugene wants to get the word out. The HIV Alliance will hold a remembrance ceremony at noon at the Bijou Art Cinema … Continue reading »

Locals Walk for HIV Awareness

May 19, 2012 By Nha Nguyen EUGENE, Ore. — The HIV Alliance held its 26th annual walk Saturday under a new name. For years, the old name, The RiverWalk, made sense since participants walked along the river. But event organizers said they were in need of a name that didn’t just say what, but but … Continue reading »