Young Black Gay Men’s Leadership Initiative Gears Up for 2014 Policy & Advocacy Summit
The Summit will take place April 2-4, 2014, in Atlanta, GA. The event will help build the capacity and leadership of young Black MSM so that they can more effectively share knowledge and information about the issues facing young Black MSM today, and improve HIV prevention, care, and treatment mobilization efforts for this population. For more details on the Summit, see the YBGLI Media AdvisoryExit Disclaimer.
"To connect with those outside of our summit walls, we encourage the community at large to take part in the conversation. Tell us your stories on our Facebook page, tweet us your questions and reactions to the discussions taking place using the hashtag #ybgliExit Disclaimer because want to hear from you," said Mr. Roberts. As part of this event, YBGLI will host a Twitter Town Hall on the portrayal of black gay men in the mediaExit Disclaimer. The Twitter Town Hall will be held on Thursday, April 3, from 7:30 – 9:30 p.m. (ET), as part of a panel discussion with a live audience. Twitter users can join this conversation using the same #ybgliExit Disclaimer. Online viewers can watch the panel discussion via visiting YBGLI YouTube Channel for a live feed.