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Young Leaders Council

12 Reasons to Love Harbor to the Bay

By | Events, Fenway Health Newsroom, Fenway News, HIV/AIDS, Young Leaders Council | No Comments
It’s that time of the year again: the 12th annual Harbor to the Bay (H2B) charity bike ride is almost upon us! In support and encouragement of our riders and crew, here are 12 reasons why H2B is a fantastic event. 1.) 100% of proceeds go to charity. In non-mathematical terms, that’s all of it. 2.) H2B has raised nearly $3.5 million since its launch in 2003. That money has helped support four local HIV/AIDS organizations: the AIDS Support Group of Cape Cod, the Community Research Initiative, the AIDS Action Committee of Massachusetts, and, of course, Fenway Health. 3.) H2B 
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Staying Inspired and Giving Back: Why I joined the YLC

By | Community, Fenway Health Newsroom, Fenway News, LGBT Health, Young Leaders Council, Youth | No Comments
If you’ve made it to this page, you already know Fenway Health is a cutting-edge health center, and one of the largest in the world specializing in LGBT health. You might not know that Fenway serves over 21,000 patients with more than 109,000 visits per year in primary care, dentistry, optometry and behavioral health. Demographically, 1,800 of those patients are living with HIV, more than 1,200 are transgender, and about 2,000 are LGBT youth, many of whom are homeless after being disowned because of their sexual orientation or gender identity. I work for Fenway at the National LGBT Health Education 
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