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.   

Las Sirenas: Paint Night

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 06:30 PM
The Wall Las Memorias Project in Los Angeles, CA

Join The Wall Las Memorias Project's Las Sirenas group next Wednesday, September 27th for a fun night of painting and destressing! Enjoy free food and refreshments, connect with other community members and feel at home in a safe and affirming space.

All art supplies will be provided. Just come as you are and be ready to paint!


Community Care: Known Your Rights

Thursday, September 28, 2017 at 07:00 PM
Boyle Hotel in Los Angeles, CA

Join TWLMP & learn about MyHealth LA at our Community Care: Know Your Rights workshop! 

We will cover eligibility requirements and your health care rights. It's never too late to take care of your health. Take a step into caring for your health and learn about the programs available to LA County residents.

Program & refreshments start promptly at 7:00 PM. 

For more information contact Phillip Hurt at phillip.hurt@twlmp.org or call (323) 257-1056 Ext. 21


Act Now Against Hep-C Executive Briefing

Tuesday, October 03, 2017 at 08:30 AM
The California Endowment in Los Angeles, CA

The Wall Las Memorias Project (TWLMP) extends a personal invitation to you or your representative to join us at our Act Now Against Hepatitis-C Executive Briefing on Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017 from 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. The Executive Briefing will take place at The California Endowment located at 1000 N Alameda St. Los Angeles, CA 90012.

This is an unique event that is open to Los Angeles based government officials and prominent community leaders. As an organization with a history of leadership in Los Angeles, serving Latino and LGBTQ communities, TWLMP is committed to cultivating, educating, and empowering a network of government officials and community leaders to raise awareness about the Hepatitis-C epidemic.

The programming will introduce participants to the Hepatitis-C public health crisis by providing an overview of the epidemic, its prevention and treatment challenges, and a discussion of necessary actions that are needed to confront Hepatitis-C effectively and comprehensively.

Complimentary continental breakfast will be provided. Following the Executive Briefing, we invite you to stay for our annual Los Angeles Faith in Action Conference, which will commence immediately after.


L.A. Faith in Action Conference

Tuesday, October 03, 2017 at 08:30 AM · 128 rsvps
The California Endowment in Los Angeles, CA

 

Join us for our 11th Annual Los Angeles Faith in Action Conference on Tuesday, October 3rd at The California Endowment

The annual conference is the only one of its kind bringing together pastors, ministry leaders & congregants of faith communities. The conference provides plenary speakers & workshops on health epidemics, human sexuality & LGBT issues—using language that faith community understands. 

Speakers from faith institutions, academia & public health are invited to engage in & discuss recent trends that explore the obstacles faced by Latino, LGBTQ & other under-served communities. The Wall-Las Memorias Project has created this conference in this critical time of need for the purpose of uplifting spirits, nourishing the soul, & educating from the heart.

This year's conference includes discussion topics:

  • Executive Briefing on Hepatitis-C (Details)
  • Mental Health in Los Angeles County
  • Impact of Rescinding DACA
  • Saturation of Alcohol Sales in Los Angeles County
  • Hepatitis-A & Our Homeless Population

With interactive workshops on:

  • HIV & STDs Prevention
  • Unique Challenges in LGBTQ Mental Health
  • Life in Transition: The Trans Experience

This is a FREE community event with complimentary breakfast & lunch. Interpretation services will also be provided. Seating is limited, registration prior to the event is highly recommended.

REGISTRATION & BREAKFAST starts at 8:00 a.m.

 


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.