EVENTS

The Wall-Las Memorias Project hosts a number of events and activities throughout the year that encourage community involvement in HIV/AIDS awareness and prevention. All events are developed by the organization to encourage community participation while providing community members with the education and tools to live healthy balanced lives. For more information on our yearly events, click on the sliders above or browse through our event list below.   

Re-Act Now Kick Off Brunch

Saturday, July 29, 2017 at 11:00 AM · 5 rsvps
The Wall Las Memorias Project in Los Angeles, CA

Our newly developed Re-Act Now campaign is looking for members to join its Young Men's Council this summer! We are inviting all Latino gay, bi, & queer men between the ages of 18-24 for some brunch grub, fun activities & more information about this exciting incentivised leadership opportunity!

The Re-Act Now campaign is an initiative that aims to prevent HIV, substance abuse disorders & viral hepatitis among young Latino gay, bi, & queer men by improving access to services in East, Southeast, & Central Los Angeles. The Young Men's Council will meet once a month & provide input for program development & mobilize the community on issues crucial to the well being of young Latino gay/bi/queer men.

The Re-Act Now Kick Off Brunch will take place at The-Wall Las Memorias Project office in Highland Park on Saturday July 29th at 11:00 a.m.-- RSVP is required, so be sure to sign up below!


Re-Act Now Focus Group

Thursday, August 10, 2017 at 04:00 PM
TBD in Los Angeles, CA

The TWLMP team will be launching its RE-ACT NOW PROJECT, an initiative funded by the Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration, that aims to develop wellness programs for young Latino gay, bi, & questioning men.

As part of the first step in creating culturally competent programs & services, TWLMP is seeking community insight from Latino gay, bi, or questioning men from Los Angeles County, ages 18-24. Participants will take part in a research focus group & may be eligible for a FREE giftcard incentive. Food and drinks will also be provided.

*The RE-ACT NOW focus groups will be conducted: August 10th from 4:00pm-8:00pm (there will be two sessions of two hours) in a central L.A. location (to be provided upon confirmation).

In less than 2 hours, focus group participants will provide valuable insight that will help improve the quality of services for our communities. Please feel encouraged to share with friends & family, & help us improve the services we continue to provide!

For more information or to find out if you qualify, contact us at (323) 257-1056 Ext. 21 or email nicolas.patino@twlmp.org or julio.ramos@twlmp.org


16th Annual Strike Out AIDS

Saturday, August 12, 2017 at 06:10 PM
Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles, CA

 

You're invited to join The Wall Las Memorias Project & the Los Angeles Dodgers for our 16th Annual Strike Out AIDS-- the only AIDS awareness event of its kind!

 

>>TICKETS: Left Field Pavilion - $30.00 (+$1.00 Processing Fee) 

CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE

 

For groups of 10 people or more, call (323) 257-1056 ext. 29

 

Come watch our LA Dodgers take on the Padres & help raise awareness of HIV/AIDS in our community! All in attendance will receive a free Great Dodger Moments Coin #6 - Sandy Koufax Perfect Game and will get to experience our Strike Out AIDS pre-game ceremony!

 

(*) For your chance to experience Strike Out AIDS on another level-- literally--contact TWLMP staff & take part in the on-the-field pre-game ceremony! All ticket holders are welcomed to be part of this Strike Out AIDS tradition & will receive a FREE signature Strike Out AIDS 2017 t-shirt!

 


8th Annual ROJO

Thursday, November 16, 2017 at 06:30 PM
Cicada Restaurant in Los Angeles, CA

 

Join The Wall Las Memorias Project on Thursday, November 16th for the 8th Annual ROJO: Food Tasting & Awards Benefit at the historic Cicada Restaurant located in the heart of Downtown L.A.

You won't want to miss out on this year's celebration--we're featuring a unique food tasting experience with eight of the finest restaurants in Los Angeles, celebrity guests & presenters, community heroes awards, & a non-stop dance party throughout the night!

>>TICKETS: $75 - Click Here to Purchase

Community heroes will be recognized for their tremendous contributions to the local Latino & LGBTQ communities of Los Angeles, & will be honored during a special awards presentation that evening.

Proceeds from ROJO will benefit The Wall Las Memorias Project & its mission to serving Latino, LGBT & other underserved populations through advocacy, education & building the next generation of leadership.