Ann Ricksecker, Associate Executive Director of the Health Federation and Site Director for the Pennsylvania/Mid-Atlantic AIDS Education and Training Center Local Performance Site, was named Co-Chair of the 21st Annual AIDS Education Month (AEM), taking place in June 2015.
Since 1994, Philadelphia FIGHT, an HFP member recently designated as a Federally Qualified Health Center, has hosted AIDS Education Month (AEM) in June, a series of free events throughout Philadelphia to increase awareness of AIDS and to bring people together to find strategies to combat the virus. Over 10,000 individuals are directly reached by AEM every year.
Ms. Ricksecker’s co-chair is Bishop Dwayne Roster, Senior Pastor and Founder of Living Water United Church of Christ, and the Honorary Chair is Cherri Gregg, Community Affairs Reporter for KYW Newsradio 1060.
For more information, please go to www.aidseducationmonth.org.