Awareness

Feb. 8, 2014

Black AIDS Day 2014 Recap

On behalf of the Mizzou Black Men’s Initiative, Legion Of Black Collegians Student Government, Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc., Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. MU Multicultural Center, S.H.A.P.E. and the MU Black History Month Committee, we would like to thank everyone for their support and assistance in making this years Black AIDS Day 2014 event a success. This…

Jan. 16, 2014

Black AIDS Day 2014

National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day is a national HIV testing and treatment community mobilization initiative targeted at Blacks in the United States and the Diaspora. Come learn more about the HIV/AIDS epidemic and update your status with free, rapid, and confidential HIV testing administered by the Boone County Department of Public Health and Human Services.  Free educational…

Oct. 22, 2013

BCAW 2013: The Soul

The Soul Tuesday, Nov 5 | 6pm – 7:30pm | GOBCC Large Multipurpose Room There is a long history of public health concerns related to tobacco use and second-hand smoke. This program will address the methods used by the tobacco industry to target minority populations and specifically the African American population. This will be an…

Oct. 22, 2013

BCAW 2013: Minority Bone Marrow Registry Drive

Minority Bone Marrow Registry Drive Monday, Nov 4 | 10am – 2pm | MU Student Center Student Center room 2206C For people with life-threatening cancers like leukemia and lymphoma, bone marrow transplants can be a life-saving experience. Come learn about the Bone Marrow Registry and why it’s important to increase the number of minorities registered in…

Feb. 9, 2012

Swab Up & Be The Match

Join the Mizzou Black Men’s Initiative as we continue the push to raise awareness and increase the number of minorities registered in the Bone Marrow Registry.   To date, we have registered over 100 minorities to the Bone Marrow Registry.  It only takes 15 minutes. Besides paper work, all you have to do is a cotton…