Dining Out For Life: Annual Event to Raise Funds and Awareness for HIV in Nevada
Northern Nevada HOPES is a nonprofit community health center in Downtown Reno, NV. Their mission is "building a healthier community by providing coordinated care and support for individual and family wellness. Our community health center combines primary care, medical specialties, behavioral health and prevention with a team of experienced professionals who are committed to high-quality care." Northern Nevada HOPES was founded in 1997, and their growing list of services include; an on-site pharmacy, behavioral health and counseling, social services, chronic disease management, and primary medical care.
The population that Northern Nevada HOPES serves are medically under served and include; the LGBTQI community, the homeless, drug users, and sex workers. They "welcome patients, wherever they are in life, and provide them with a safe and accepting place to access affordable, high-quality healthcare." For more information on Northern Nevada HOPES check out their website at nnhopes.org.
Dining out for life is an annual event to raise funds and awareness for HIV in Northern Nevada. On Thursday April 30, over 50 restaurants in the Reno, Sparks, and Carson City areas will donate a portion of their sales to Northern Nevada HOPES for services that benefit HIV programs and services. Click here for a list of participating restaurants.