Author Archive

Meet the Participants: Josh

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“Hi, my name is Josh, I’m 31 years old, and I’ve been living with HIV for over 6 years. I am thankful to have friends, colleagues, and a wonderful partner who are completely… Continue reading

Meet the Participants: Brandon

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“I am a native of Fayetteville, NC. I currently reside there, and attend college full time studying Health Information Management. In the future, I want to work for the state of North Carolina… Continue reading

Meet the Participants: Hermel

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Hermel is an awesome, upbeat HIV advocate and survivor, living with the virus for over 19 years!  She is from Patterson, NJ and came to Durham, NC in 1992, when her sister “rescued”… Continue reading

Meet the Participants: Royce

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“My name is Royce Hardin.  I contracted HIV almost 23 years ago.  I never thought I would live to see my children graduate elementary school at the time, yet I am still here… Continue reading

Meet the Participants: Chrishelle

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“My name is Chrishelle N. Gilbert-Gray-Strudwick, and I am newly married to Micheal J. Strudwick. We have been married for 7 months now, although we have been together for almost 3 years. I have… Continue reading

Screening Party Announced!

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Hayti Heritage Center | 804 Old Fayetteville St. | Durham, NC | June 25, 2012 | Time: 6-8:00pm | First and foremost, thank you to everyone who helped in the production and publicizing… Continue reading

Meet the Participants: Donella

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“I am now currently the HIV/AIDS Peer Counselor with the C.W. Williams Advantage HIV/AIDS Program at C.W. Williams Community Health Center. It’s a a much different experience for me than my previous positions.… Continue reading

Meet the Participants: Brent

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“I’m Brent and I’m 24 years old. I was born and raised in Sacramento, CA. In 2008, I graduated from Duke University where I majored in Computer Science and Linguistics, and minored in… Continue reading

Meet the Participants: Stephanie

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“My name is Stephanie Brown. I grew up in Fayetteville, NC.  I’m from a military background. I have two older brothers and a little sister. I am a Fayetteville State University graduate with… Continue reading

Meet the Participants: Chris

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“Hi, my name is Chris Tinsley and I live in Greensboro, NC. I’ve been HIV positive for 12 years. I have been active in the community for a long time, primarily doing harm… Continue reading

Meet the Participants: Danny

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“Soy Danny Ochoa y tengo 24 años. Soy Colombiano y fui educador de salud en una organización sin ánimo de lucro llamada El Centro Hispano en Durham, NC. Ahora, trabajo como especialista de outreach y… Continue reading

Meet the Participants: Sherry

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Sherry is currently enrolled in Carolina Bible College, where she will obtain a B.A. in Biblical Studies. Her plans include using this education to better serve the people of her community. She stated… Continue reading