Join us for a week of exciting and educational events showcasing the artists, designers, musicians, filmmakers, authors, fashion and beauty changemakers who are lighting up our screens and airwaves to shift our consciousness and conversations for good.
WE ARE COMMITTED TO ENHANCING BEHAVIORAL HEALTH AND WELLNESS SERVICES FOR THE LATINO COMMUNITY
A Michoacán-born immigrant, Elia Chinó has called Houston home for over 35 years. During that time, she has forged a reputation as a determined health and wellness advocate who works tirelessly to educate people about preventable diseases, behavioral health and mental illness. After losing many close friends to HIV/AIDS, Elia Chinó decided to take action.
We have informed over 500,000 Latinos about HIV/AIDS
Reached over 1,000,000 people in the Houston Area
Provided HIV/STD’s Education to more than 30,000 people in Houston
Provided Mental Health and Substance Treatment to more than 1000 people in Harris County.
Assisted with the Gold Card, DWI to more than 2000 people in Harris County.
Distributed more than 6 million Condoms in our community
Hosted 2,500 Educational Events and Health Fairs
Provided HIV Testing to over 25,000 people
Referred over 40,000 people for other Social Services, such as Primary Care, Immigration, Housing, Domestic Violence, Substance Abuse Treatment, Marriage, Emergency Assistance and Health Insurance.