SAGE at Grandma’s Corner Kitchen

SAGE at Grandma’s Corner Kitchen

Every third Thursday we meet at Grandma’s Corner in Milwaukie from 11:30 to 1 or so. This lunch is for all seasoned LGBT community members. The food is really homemade quality and the employees there treat and welcome you as family. Sometimes it is hard to tell if you are in a kitchen, diner or restaurant, but one thing for sure, you definitely feel like you are at grandmas. Even the strangers there will even tell you hello and strike up a conversation like a long lost family or friend whom you haven’t seen for awhile. So if you are…

SAGE HOLIDAY PARTY OPEN TO ALL LGBT

SAGE HOLIDAY PARTY OPEN TO ALL LGBT

PLEASE SHARE THIS EVENT! Join SAGE and Friendly House for our annual holiday party extravaganza! Friday, December 8th, from 1-3pm at Friendly House, 1737 NW 26th Ave No RSVP necessary! We’ll have food, beverages, entertainment from the Portland Lesbian Choir, and lots of raffle gifts!!! PLEASE SHARE WITH YOUR NETWORK OF FRIENDS

Winter Dinners

Winter Dinners

WINTER DINNERS sponsored by EMD Serono You are invited to our HIV Poz & Neg Long-Term Survivor Potluck Join us November 23rd at 3:00pm Quest Center for Integrative Health—East Building 2927 E. Burnside Ave. Bring a dish (if you can) to feed enough for 4 people. Please join us for our 2nd annual Winter Dinners sponsored by EMD Serono:  Be sure to invite all of your HIV positive friends, family and supporters and let us know how many people will be in your party and what dish or dishes you will be bringing.  We will be providing a safe and…

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.

What is Mytesi®?

What is Mytesi®?

Let’s Kick ASS (AIDS Survivor Syndrome) Portland is sharing this post to so that you may talk to your doctor about an FDA approved botanical medication. If you have used this medication please leave a comment below to share your experience with this new medication. What is Mytesi®? Mytesi® (crofelemer 125 mg delayed-release tablets) is an FDA approved anti-secretory anti-diarrheal with a novel mechanism of action (MOA). Crofelemer, the active ingredient in Mytesi®, is a botanical drug substance extracted and purified from latex from the bark of Croton lechleri, a tree that is sustainably harvested in the Amazon rainforest. The…

House Bill 3086 HIV Lipodystrophy Treatment

House Bill 3086 HIV Lipodystrophy Treatment

CALL TO ACTION House Bill 3086 We are asking the State of Oregon to require all insurance companies, including the Oregon Health Plan (OHP), to cover HIV Lipodystrophy and HIV Lipoatrophy treatment Let’s Kick ASS (AIDS Survivor Syndrome) – Portland is currently working  with Kelly R.T. Smith, a Health Care Policy Advisor, on House Bill 3086 that is being sponsored by Oregon Representative Sheri Malstrom of the 27th district. House Bill 3086 is still in the process of being written with the legislative counsel. This will likely be a short bill. Current Oregon Administrative Rules (OARs) already mandate that insurance of all types sold or purchased in…

Board Meeting – Special Meeting

Board Meeting – Special Meeting

PUBLIC NOTICE A Board Meeting – Special Meeting is being called by two or more of the board of directors. All activity members and the general public are invited to attend to listen to what is being said. Public comment will be heard at the end of the meeting. The Board of Directors request the attendance of Vaughn Frick and Shane Seal to be present if available. The Board Meeting – Special Meeting will be held at 9:30 at Black Rock Coffee Bar, 617 NW 13th Ave, Portland, Oregon 97209 For inquires, please email admin@letskickasspdx Steve Headington President / Co-Founder

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…

LKA Thanksgiving Potluck

LKA Thanksgiving Potluck

Happy Thanksgiving. This is a reminder that we will be having our first annual Let’s Kick ASS Thanksgiving potluck. We want to thank The Quest Center for Integrated Health who has graciously donated their Kitchen for this gathering. Thank you if you have already RSVP’d. If you have not yet RSVP’d please do so on our meetup.com page and let us know what dish you will be bringing or you may also email your RSVP and dish to info@letskickasspdx.org Please let us know how many people you are RSVP’ing for. We will be having a Turkey, Stuffing (regular and vegetarian),…