Grants Available to Support PLWH Leadership, Involvement
Grant funding is available to support leadership development and Meaningful Involvement of People Living with HIV (MIPA) in programs that have an impact on their lives. Community agencies interested in applying for People Organizing Positively POP need to submit Letters of Intent by July 27. Grants range from $40,000 to $60,000 and are to cover projects covering an 8 month period. POP is administered by AIDS United and is funded by Gilead Sciences, Inc.
POP Will Support Projects in Two Tracks
- Building a MIPA-driven Organization: projects focused on concrete activities that strengthen the organizational practices and that operationalize MIPA values at the organizational level.
- MIPA-driven Grassroots Projects: projects focused on specific grassroots activities that involve the leadership of people living with HIV.