ELEVATE for People with HIV

ELEVATE (Engage Leadership through Employment, Validation, and Advancing Transformation & Equity) is a national training program that will prepare people with HIV (PWH) to meaningfully engage and take on leadership roles in planning bodies, advocacy actions, and the HIV workforce. The program will focus on residents of the 57 jurisdictions identified in the federal End the HIV Epidemic Initiative.

NMAC will lead ELEVATE in partnership with JSI Research & Training Institute, Inc., the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care, and the Latino Commission on AIDS.

Contact Information

Project Contacts:

Charles Shazor
Project Manager
Shantà Gray

HRSA Contacts:

PO Name
LaQuanta Smalley
PO Title
Project Officer


Funding Mechanism: Cooperative Agreement

Recipient Organization: NMAC

Project Period: 9/2/2020 - 8/31/2024