HIV/AIDS Ministry at the Allen Temple Baptist Church in Oakland, CA
April 24 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm PDT
Town Hall presentation by Gloria Crowell, Executive Director, and Denisha Delane, HIV/AIDS Ministry Coordinator
Gloria Crowell is Executive Director of Allen Temple Health and Social Services in Oakland. Gloria is a consultant with over 20 years of experience working in the field of HIV/AIDS both domestically and globally. She specializes in Organizational Development with organizations with budgets less than $100,000, with emphasis on Faith Based and HIV/AIDS Organizations. Gloria has worked in multiple areas of Organizational Development including: community outreach, program planning, program design, board development & training, and meeting facilitation. As an advocate for increasing HIV prevention strategies, Gloria has lobbied elected officials locally, nationally and globally to seek collaborative approaches. Additionally, Ms. Crowell is a Commissioner with the Alameda County Dept. of Public Health and currently serves as the Chair of the Allen Temple Baptist Church AIDS Ministry, where she provides oversight to local HIV/AIDS Education and Prevention programs, daily hot meals for persons living with HIV, and Global Treatment efforts in Zimbabwe providing FREE life-saving AIDS medications to over 1100 patients.
Denisha Delane is the HIV/AIDS Ministry Coordinator at Allen Temple Baptist Church. She works to support the Ministry through creative strategies to increase HIV awareness and testing opportunities, and to reduce HIV stigma throughout the Bay Area.