Planned Parenthood of Greater Iowa

http://www.plannedparenthood.org/greater-iowa/events.htm Not Ready for a Baby Yet? Prevent pregnancy today…and for years to come! Take part in our FREE Plan B, FREE IUD or Implanon, and FREE vasectomy offer! FREE Plan B (the morning-after pill) FREE IUD or Implanon (long-term, reversible birth ontrol) FREE Vasectomy (long-term, irreversible birth control) Visit your local Planned Parenthood of […]

HIV conference — Texas

CALL FOR PRESENTATIONS The Department of State Health Services (DSHS) HIV/STD Program, in partnership with the Center for Health Training (CHT) and Workers Assistance Program (WAP), is conducting a call for presentations for the 16th Texas HIV/STD Conference, scheduled for May 18-22, 2008 at the Renaissance Austin Hotel in Austin, Texas. This event is designed […]

Environmental Activism

http://www.ted.com/index.php/talks/view/id/53  The above is a link to a speaker on environmental activism, gentrification, and its impact on communities of color. It’s very, very good.

Teens Taking Action — Charlotte, NC

An estimated one million people are currently living with HIV in the United States, with approximately 40,000 new infections occurring each year. Half of all new infections in the United States occur in people 25 years of age or younger.   Please join us Saturday, December 1, 2007 to raise awareness about this growing epidemic. […]

sabbaticals for long time activists of color

The Meyer Foundation is committed to providing nonprofits and grantmakers with additional resources beyond what Meyer can support or accomplish on its own. Saturday, December 15, 2007 Sabbaticals for Long-Time Activists of Color Alston/Bannerman Fellowship Program The Alston/Bannerman Fellowship Program is committed to advancing progressive social change by helping to sustain long-time activists of color. […]

women of color in manga and comics — nyc/nj event

Women of Color in Comics and Manga. This November 12, DigitalFemme will be moderating a fantastic panel attended by three wonderful women cartoonists that you should know about. Alitha E. Martinez, who has worked on Marvel’s Thor and Iron Man, will be on hand to discuss her time at Marvel and her latest independent project […]