Miracle of Love’s Project Red will have ‘Wigs in Space’ at the Parliament House

By : Lauren Lee
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ORLANDO | Miracle of Love—an organization whose mission is to reduce the number of HIV cases and end the AIDS epidemic by providing comprehensive, multicultural care, education and prevention services in Central Florida—is as known for its fabulous events as it is for its amazing work, and its signature fundraiser event Project Red is always the talk of the town.

This year, Miracle of Love presents Project Red: Wigs in Space, an infusion of art and drag, on Feb. 22 from 7-10 p.m. at the Parliament House in Orlando.

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Apopka transgender woman evicted, alleges discrimination from housing association

By : Abigail Brashear
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APOPKA, Fla. | A transgender woman of color and her husband were evicted from their mobile home in Apopka this month and claim discrimination from the Homeowners Association was a factor.

Tiara Kelley, 38, and her husband Robert Kelley, bought their Bayshore Chalet North mobile home in September. The couple bought the mobile home completely in cash, ensuring that their name was on the title of the home, and leased the lot that the mobile home was on with the Chalet North HOA.

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Volunteer Fair

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Curious about what year-round volunteering opportunities there are in the Central Florida area? Visit your local library to talk with various organizations that offer volunteer services to the community. Attendees can meet with representatives from the Adult Literacy League, Florida Cancer Specialists Foundation, Friends of the Library-Orange County Library System, Give Kids The World Village, Miracle of Love, Orlando Repertory Theatre, Peace Corps, Pet Alliance of Greater Orlando, Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida, U.S. Dream Academy – Orlando and United Against Poverty Orlando.

February 2, 2018

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OAK Central Florida, in partnership with Orange County Health Department, Two- Spirit Health, and Miracle of Love, will be hosting our 2nd Annual Get Tested day event. There will be give a ways, free testing, raffles and entertainment.

Central Florida and Tampa Bay recognize World AIDS Day with events from coast to coast

By : Jeremy Williams
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World AIDS Day is the first ever global health day and has taken place every Dec. 1 since 1988. It is a day which the entire planet comes together to remember the nearly 40 million lives lost to the virus, but also to acknowledge those still living with the disease today and to celebrate the advances made in fighting HIV/AIDS.

From candlelight vigils to luncheons and HIV testing sights, several groups and organizations have events throughout Central Florida and the Tampa Bay area for you whether you want to pay your respects or know your status.

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A night of fashion, visual art and music combine in a fundraiser to support HIV/AIDS organization Miracle of Love, Inc.

By : Holly V. Kapherr
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On November 8, Miracle of Love, an HIV/AIDS education and awareness organization based in Orlando, will stage its second Project Red: An Art Experience event at Parliament House on Orange Blossom Trail. The event will feature artists from around the area in theatre, visual art, fashion, music and other mediums. Proceeds from the event will go to fund Miracle of Love’s community endeavors, including programs for pregnant women, housing for HIV positive individuals, and care management assistance for underinsured or non-insured individuals with HIV/AIDS.

The first Project Red: An Art Experience took place in 2015, when an artist approached Miracle of Love with the idea to stage an art show that communicated to an audience what the color red meant to them.

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Miracle of Love receives grant from The Contigo Fund to expand support group

By : Jeremy Williams
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ORLANDO | Miracle of Love, Inc. announced in a press release Aug. 25 that they were awarded a funding grant by The Contigo Fund. The release did not specify the amount of the grant.

The grant was provided to help Miracle of Love better serve monolingual Spanish-speaking Central Floridians living with and affected by HIV. Miracle of Love is the only Central Florida organization to offer a social support network for monolingual Spanish speakers with HIV.

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Orlando Rally at Lake Eola Bandshell

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Join us for a #OneOrlando Rally with HRC, GLBT center, MBA Orlando, Hope and Help, Miracle of Love, American Defamation League. (List of partner organizations in formation)

Come together as the community remembers and honors the victims, familes, and friends who were affected by the horrific mass shooting at Orlando’s Pulse Nightclub.

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Miracle of Love announces Stafford House opening with Project Red: An Art Experience

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Orlando – Miracle of Love is raising awareness and its profile in the community with the launch of The Stafford House and Project Red: An Art Experience; both meant to draw attention to HIV/AIDS in the Orlando area.

Miracle of Love purchased a new space in Orlando and are renovating it to create the Stafford House. Named after the founder of Miracle of Love, Lowell Stafford, the house is intended to offer a change of scenery from the typical doctor’s office environment and clinics when dealing with the news of a positive HIV status.

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