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),…

Thank You AIDS Walk Portland

Thank You AIDS Walk Portland

Thank You Cascade AIDS Project and AIDS Walk Portland  Our team raised a total of $1171.00 towards the AIDS Walk. Let’s Kick ASS is honored to be in partnership with Cascade AIDS Project.  Our partnership allowed Let’s Kick ASS – Portland to be directly benefited which will go to support our Long-Term Survivor Community to THRIVE. We want to give a special shout out to Andrew Shade – Special Events Coordinator,  Caleb Bourgeois – AIDS Walk Outreach Coordinator, Tyler TerMeer – Executive Director and all the employees and volunteers of the Cascade AIDS Project for their hard work and community support to empower people living…

Feel at Home

Feel at Home

Finding solutions to housing older Americans living with HIV/AIDS August 15, 2016 • By Tim Murphy                      Source: Feel at Home POZ Magazine On a steamy afternoon in late May, Clifton Alford, Alfred Baker and John Lawton were showing off the myriad vegetables—kales, lettuces, broccolis, tomatoes, cucumbers and more—pluming lushly upward in handsome, spacious rows of wooden raised beds. The garden shared space with peach and fig trees and picnic tables in the courtyard of their group home. The gleaming, 60-unit senior-housing “green” building in New York City’s South Bronx neighborhood was built in 2011 with city housing funds and is run…

Todd Brooks New Let’s Kick ASS AIDS Walk Team Member

Todd Brooks New Let’s Kick ASS AIDS Walk Team Member

Thank you TODD for supporting and Joining our AIDS WALK Team. Todd Brooks | Let’s Kick ASS Portland Help Todd raise money for the Sept 10th  AIDS Walk Portland that supports the crucial programs and services of Cascade AIDS Project (CAP) and Let’s Kick ASS – Portland. Donate today and help Todd reach his $250.00 goal to support HIV Positive and Negative Long Term Survivor. DONATE NOW