May 2017, Issue #11
Derby Day Doesn't Disappoint

Legacy supporter and hostess extraordinaire Ginger Grant presided over a festive Derby Day celebration at Rich's Houston. Live performances and our traditional Derby Day hat contest provided entertainment leading up to the Kentucky Derby Race. 

Derby Day kicks off the countdown to Mint Julep, July 16 at Rich's. This year's Mint Julep honorees are the Diana Foundation, Janie Lopez, and Bryan Hlavinka. Email for more information.
Millennials Take Over to Talk About Preventing HIV

Houston-area HIV advocates hosted  "Let's Talk About Sex: The Millennial Takeover" to encourage open, frank  conversations about HIV and sex among the 18-35 year old age group.  Stigma, homophobia and discrimination are among the socio-economic factors affecting HIV transmission rates.
HIV in the News
  • Modern HIV drugs can add 10 years to life expectancy: CBS News, The Lancet
  • Teaching happiness to men with HIV boosts their health: Science Daily
  • Why China Is Selling Cheap HIV Tests In Campus Vending Machines:  NPR
Upcoming events and volunteer opportunities

Kick Off Pride with Legacy Community Health
June 2 at Rich's
10 p.m. - midnight 
PRIDE Celebration Parade
June 24

The 15th Annual Mint Julep Show
July 16 - Rich's 
Get ready to spend a raucous afternoon with "DreamGirls and Guys" and hosts Ginger Grant and Domenic Cusano.  or (832) 730-4433

The Gay 10K
September 23
Run, walk or volunteer to benefit Team Legacy

15th Annual Legacy Luncheon
Honoring Shannon Hall and Marcus Sloan
October 3

Holiday Schmooze
December 6
Hosted by Glen Gonzalez and Steve Summers

Support Legacy's HIV/AIDS prevention, education, and treatment programs with a gift to the 
Preserving Our Legacy Fund.
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