The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff will host the Campaign To End AIDS Southwest Regional Summit June 8-9 in the John M. Ross theatre of the Hathaway-Howard Fine Arts Center. The event is free and open to the public. Presentations begin each day at 9 a.m. and conclude at 3:30 p.m.

The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff will host the Campaign To End AIDS Southwest Regional Summit June 8-9 in the John M. Ross theatre of the Hathaway-Howard Fine Arts Center. The event is free and open to the public. Presentations begin each day at 9 a.m. and conclude at 3:30 p.m.

The summit will focus on:

• Developing grassroots advocacy networks organized and led by primarily by people living with HIV & AIDS;

• Prioritizing HIV & AIDS advocacy and policy issues and developing plans that influence decision makers to implement effective strategies that lead to improving health outcomes, decreasing new HIV infections, and protecting the rights of people living with HIV & AIDS;

• Joining the ‘We Can End AIDS‘ mobilization at the 2012 International AIDS Conference in Washington, D.C., and creating local events that focus on HIV & AIDS issues;

• Utilizing AIDS Vote in Arkansas and the Southeast United States.

The Campaign to End AIDS (C2EA) is a coalition of people living with HIV & AIDS, their advocates and their loved ones.

For more information or both rental details, contact J. Raheem Harris, Southwest Regional Co-Chair for C2EA at (214) 624-4761 or jrharris.dallasaag@gmail.com.