Huespring Kickoff Celebration

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The Venue at Highlander

2120 North 30th Street

Omaha, NE 68111

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Join us for a night to celebrate our first cohort of Huespring Mentors and Scholars with Louie A. Ortiz-Fonseca as our keynote speaker!

When: October 17th from 7-10pm
Where: The Venue at Highlander

Louie A. Ortiz-Fonseca is an award winning HIV activist and artist. For over 20 years, he has worked with influential nationally recognized agencies and has been an integral part of HIV prevention and youth development programming in Philadelphia. Since graduating from Lincoln University with a Master’s Degree in Human Services and Organizational Development in 2009, he has been committed to working with grassroots queer agencies of color to strengthen their work with Latino gay men. He is the 2015 winner of the Hispanic Choice Awards for Creative Artist of the Year for his storytelling project The Gran Varones. Louie is currently the Senior Program Manager of LGBT Health & Rights at Advocates for Youth, where he oversees a multi-city project working school districts to provided intentional and effective HIV Prevention to Black and Latino young men who have sex with men.

Please RSVP with Eventbrite. There is no cost associated with this event thanks to the support of: Weitz Family Foundation, University of Nebraska at Omaha, the Equality Fund through the Omaha Community Foundation, and Cox Communications

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2120 North 30th Street

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