Category: EVENTS

Great Success in February

MTA’s For the Love of You was the annual youth talent show and arts showcase in commemoration of National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day and Valentines Day.  The theme was designed around love: self-love, love of others and love of your community.   Apparently the snow has been encouraging youths’ creativity as there were 15 performances ranging from poetry and spoken work to dance to song…

Warm Up Heart and Soul in February with MTA

Metro TeenAIDS youth and staff are not intimidated by the February cold.  No, indeed, they are energizing the community with a series of creative, health-advocating, community-unifying activities.

Dust off your dancing shoes, sharpen your literary pencil and create a piece to share and celebrate health.  Here’s a sampling of our creative community outreach events:

February 1, 2014…

Dance for the Cure: MTA Benefit

MTA is honored to be the beneficiary of C4 Performing Arts, Dancing Cures: Concert and Gala on Saturday, December 7th, 2013, at Northern Virginia Community College, in Annadale.  For more details and to buy tickets, call 703-885-7687 or visit C4 Performing…

Party for Prevention… World AIDS Day Countdown…

VIP Access to see and hear JusPaul, Stef Luva and Kaye Trill at Tropicalia on December 5th is one reason that youth service organizations and HIV testing centers are abuzz throughout November. Youth are taking control of their health, getting tested for HIV and STIs, and maximizing the resources available to them across the city. This is all a part of MTA’s 4th Annual World AIDS Day Golden…

REVEALED : THE OFFICIAL LAUNCH EVENT & ARTIST SHOWCASE hosted by TheBobbyPen.com

On April 25, 2013 TheBobbyPen.com will host Revealed: Official Launch Event and Artist Showcase at Indulj Restaurant and Lounge located in the heart of the historic U Street Corridor at 1208 U St. NW Washington, DC 20009. The event, set to start at 6:30pm, will demonstrate the mission of this blog and raise awareness for today’s most promising young talent in entertainment and fashion. A…

4th Annual “For The Love of You”

Metro TeenAIDS & REALTalkDC presents the 4th Annual “For the Love of You” - In commemoration of National Black HIV Awareness Day (NBHAAD)

Friday, Feb. 15th from 5p-8pm ALL FREE!

Come check us out at the MTA Peer Education Center, 651 Pennsylvania Ave. SE (Eastern Market Metro) {Formally Freestyle Youth Center}

Youth who get tested will be entered into a raffle to win a $100…

3rd Annual Golden Ticket: Party for Prevention! A World AIDS Day event!

World AIDS Day – The Golden Ticket: Party for Prevention Concert
To commemorate World AIDS Day, Metro TeenAIDS hosts the annual “The Golden Ticket: Party for Prevention” event. “The Golden Ticket” brings in local artists/musicians to perform in an open-mic style environment attracting hundreds of DC youth. In December 2011, we had the honor of having DJ Money of WKYS 93.9FM, Raheem…

Youth Score 2012 (UNAIDS w/Metro TeenAIDS & Grassroot Project Basketball/Soccer Tournament)

Youth Score 2012 (UNAIDS w/Metro TeenAIDS & Grassroot Project Basketball/Soccer Tournament)

Youth Score 2012 is a soccer and basketball tournament intended to provide education, learn about, and understand HIV and AIDS. Youth from around the world will come together to participate in a day-long recreational outing including soccer, and basketball, as well free HIV-testing and…

Metro TeenAIDS participation in AIDS 2012

The following is a list of events that MTA is participating in during the 19th International AIDS Conference being held in Washington D.C. from July 22-27.

1)    Event: Youth Score 2012 (UNAIDS with Metro TeenAIDS & Grassroot Project Basketball/Soccer Tournament)

Lead Contact: Lamar Anderson (landerson@metroteenaids.org)

Testing Contact: Sharlene Miles…

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