Buy Your TIMBERS 2 TICKETS TODAY for September 27

Buy Your TIMBERS 2 TICKETS TODAY for September 27

Starting July 26th you may start purchasing your Timbers 2 Season Finally Tickets on our website. Tickets are $10.00 and the proceeds will go to help support long-term survivors. We are already holding tickets for people that want to purchase them. Email NickC@lka-pdx.org to reserve your tickets today or visit our online store to purchase now. Click here to purchase online.

New Empowered To Thrive July 18th at the Quest Center

New Empowered To Thrive July 18th at the Quest Center

Free Dinner and Workshop July 18th For HIV/AIDS Self -Identified Long-Term Survivors Hosted at Quest Center 2901 E. Burnside St. Hosted by the HIV Day Center, these workshops are specifically geared towards building community, resiliency, and wellness for Long Term Survivors of the HIV/AIDS Epidemic. In these highly interactive workshops we explore and practice researched techniques that promote health and well-being in a safe and supportive environment. Dinner starts at 5pm Workshop  starts at 6pm To RSVP please contact the HIV Day Center at (503) 460-3822 or email hivcenter@emoregon.org   You may also register using this contact form. This contact form is sent directly to the HIV Day Center….

Saturday Coffee Social Volunteers are the BOMB!

Saturday Coffee Social Volunteers are the BOMB!

We cannot express the love and gratitude that we have for our Let’s Kick ASS Portland volunteers. You know the coffee is brewing when Jordan is displaying his wonderful smile. He faithfully comes in at 9am every Saturday to make sure that coffee is percolating  and is ready for our activity members and guest. Jordan is funny and witty.     Mr. Fred is our culinary guru who makes a lot of things at home and brings them in. Like his yummy monkey bread. He sometimes gives us the honor of cooking traditional Mexican recipes from his moms old recipe box. Fred doesn’t like his…

Jan. 31st EMPOWERED TO THRIVE WORKSHOP #3

Jan. 31st EMPOWERED TO THRIVE WORKSHOP #3

We are happy to say that our Empowered to Thrive Workshop has been rescheduled. It will be held 5pm to 8pm January 31st at the East County Health Center (located off the Gresham Max TC), 600 NE 8th Ave #300, Gresham, Oregon 97030 Topics include creating a practice of gratitude, goal setting, giving back, self advocacy, and more. 5:00 – 6:00 p.m. Dinner 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Workshop We want to thank everyone for your patience ass we had to reschedule this workshop because of our snow storm. If you have not already RSVP or need more information, contact the HIV…

Empowered to Thrive Workshop Dec 13th. RSVP TODAY

Empowered to Thrive Workshop Dec 13th. RSVP TODAY

Empowered to Thrive Workshops RSVP TODAY FOR TUES DEC. 13ths WORKSHOP Tell Let’s Kick ASS sent you Let’s Kick ASS – Portland is pleased to announce a series of empowering workshops for long-term survivors. Aptly titled “Empowered to Thrive,” each instructor-led workshop will offer valuable tools for thriving as a long-term survivor. By focusing on themes of gratitude practice, self-advocacy, goal-setting, and giving back, participants will gain knowledge that can be immediately applied within their own lives. Some of the tools we will learn include active listening, how to find or become a peer buddy, and recognizing ways in which…

Thank You Lani Jo and the Clinton Street Theater

Thank You Lani Jo and the Clinton Street Theater

THANK YOU CLINTON STREET THEATER FOR YOUR WORLD AIDS DAY SCREENING OF PHILADELPHIA We want to thank Lani Jo, owner of the Clinton Street Theater and her volunteers for their continued support of our community. The Clinton Street Theater regularly support various community groups by making space available for everyone to benefit from. Lani Jo and her awesome crew are truly Kick ASS. Thank you for you love and continued support to everyone. History A landmark of Portland cinema history, The Clinton Street Theater is one of the oldest operating movie houses in the United States.  Opening in 1915 as the…

World AIDS Day Screening Philadelphia

World AIDS Day Screening Philadelphia

Please join us to commemorate World AIDS Day with this screening of PHILADELPHIA. All net proceeds will support the work of Let’s Kick ASS PDX.   Clinton Street Theater Dec. 1st at 7pm Let’s Kick ASS (AIDS Survivor Syndrome) is a national grassroots movement of HIV/AIDS long-term survivors, both positive and negative, men and women, honoring the unique and profound experience of living through the AIDS epidemic. As an organization they are dedicated to reclaiming our lives, ending isolation, and building a meaningful future. Find out more about the Portland Chapter at http://letskickasspdx.org/. Check out Clinton Street Theaters Facebook Event page Roger…

Gay & Grey Expo Saturday October 1st

Gay & Grey Expo Saturday October 1st

Come see the panel discussions. There will be raffle’s, a photo booths sponsored by AARP of Oregon and you can even get  your flu shot Saturday Oct. 1, at Friendly House10 a.m.—3 p.m. October 1 The Gay & Grey Expo is an event presented by SAGE Metro Portland, a program of Friendly House that creates community and enhances the lives of LGBT older adults through advocacy, education and support. The Gay & Grey Expo is an unique event dedicated to the LGBT older adult community. The Expo is a day filled with presentations, speakers, health screenings, exhibitors and performances all…

Thanks to Our Let’s Kick ASS AIDS Walk Team

Thanks to Our Let’s Kick ASS AIDS Walk Team

On September 10th Let’s Kick ASS participated in the AIDS Walk Portland. We want to thank  David Duncan who set up our team for this years  event. Our team members; Steven Headington, Todd Brooks, Marie Fisher, John Flack, Fred Luna, Emiluz Lopez, Troy Preble and Jordan Williams raised a total of $1171.00 for the AIDS Walk. A generous portion of the money raised will directly benefit and support our long-term survivor community to continue to THRIVE through our programs such as;  Social Activities, Health & Wellness, Visibility & Voice, Advocacy & Activism and Community Service. Click Who we are to learn more. We…

Surviving & Thriving AIDS, Politics & Culture

Surviving & Thriving AIDS, Politics & Culture

Surviving & Thriving AIDS, Politics & Culture Monday August 15th 5:30pm to 7:30pm, The Q Center 4115 N Mississippi Ave. The Q Center, your host for the evening on Monday August 15th from 5:30 to 7:30 invites you to attend our program and view the exhibit for our opening night. The Q Center, Our House, Let’s Kick ASS (AIDS Survivor Syndrome) – Portland,  Cascade AIDS Project and The Quest Center for Integrative Health for our Surviving and Thriving AIDS, Politics & Culture Exhibit (on loan from OHSU) will hold a panel discussion that will begin at 6pm. The exhibit will be on display from August…