PRC Names Tasha Henneman as New Chief of Policy and Government Affairs

SAN FRANCISCO (June 21, 2020) –  PRC, the San Francisco nonprofit that elevates the lives of those affected by poverty, HIV/AIDS, substance use or mental health issues, today announced Tasha Henneman as its new chief of policy and government affairs. She begins work with PRC on July 19. In this role, Henneman will oversee the […]
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Hummingbird Valencia Prepares to Open its Doors in Spring 2021

PRC Baker Places will soon open the Hummingbird Valencia behavioral health respite center for adults experiencing homelessness, behavioral health and substance use disorders. Hummingbird Valencia is a partnership between PRC, the San Francisco Department of Public Health (DPH), Tipping Point Community, and the Salvation Army. The facility will serve adult residents of San Francisco, particularly […]
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World AIDS Day 2020 San Francisco

World AIDS Day was first observed in 1988. Each year, organizations and individuals across the world bring attention to the HIV epidemic, endeavor to increase HIV awareness and knowledge, speak out against HIV stigma, and call for an increased response to move toward Getting to Zero and Ending the HIV/AIDS Epidemic.
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A new job and new hope: Henry’s Resilience

A sense of momentum was hard to hold onto with the COVID-19 pandemic unfurling around him. Not only did Henry lose his income as a driver for Lyft, but his sense of well-being and a promising future—like all of us struggling to stay positive and focused during the changed circumstances of this public health emergency—disappeared. I […]
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AIDSWalk

AIDS Walk 2020 registration is open! Plus don’t miss these upcoming events …

PRC is thrilled to announce news about three upcoming events you won’t want to miss! Registration is now open for AIDS Walk San Francisco 2020, and sponsorship and tickets for Pride Brunch 2020 are now available for purchase. Also, please mark your calendar for PRC’s annual Mighty Real gala! Gary Virginia & Donna Sachet’s Pride Brunch Saturday, June 27, 11 AM […]
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30th Holiday Dinner Serves up Cheer

This past Christmas Eve, the volunteer-driven PRC Holiday Dinner (formerly the Christmas Eve Dinner for People with HIV/AIDS, Their Family, and Friends) celebrated its 30th anniversary in style – with hot, delicious food served to almost 800 clients of PRC and two dozen sister agencies. Inside the beautiful War Memorial Green Room guests also enjoyed […]
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Integrating Health Services Will Improve Outcomes

As published in the San Francisco Business Times December 20th, 2019 By Brett Andrews The United States is arguably the world’s economic leader. We are also admired globally for innovation. And we’re the consummate leader in entertainment. Yet, when it comes to health care (especially for the underserved), our outcomes are woefully inadequate. To address […]
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The Numbers Concerning Racial Inequity and Health Disparities Don’t Lie

As published in the San Francisco Bay Times, September 19, 2019 By Brett Andrews In October of 2017, I wrote an article for the San Francisco Bay Times that focused on the city’s Point-in-Time Count, which is a report primarily informed by a citywide survey of those homeless on any particular evening. The results of […]
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Bare Chest Calendar Club

Welcome to the Bare Chest Calendar Club

Did you know? The Bare Chest Calendar has been around for 36 years It has featured over 400 Calendar Men And in that time, it has raised over $2,000,000! You were likely a part of those successes at some point. You may have supported a friend who was running for the Calendar. You may have […]
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Workforce Development Works! PRC at the UCSA Conference

As a board member of the National Working Positive Coalition, PRC’s CEO Brett Andrews co-presented on Employment Opportunities for People Living with HIV at the 2019 United States Conference on AIDS (USCA): Ending the Epidemics in their Honor in Washington, D.C. PRC has been building pathways and advocating an inclusive workforce since 1987, and the presentation […]
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