World AIDS Day 2012

“I am here, like all of us gathered, touched by individual persons who died and challenged by individuals who now live with HIV/AIDS,” said Father Chris Ponnet, director of the HIV/AIDS Ministry and pastor of St. Camillus Center for Spiritual Care in Boyle Heights. “We gather with Maria, Fred, Chris and so many others,” he told more than 1,000 people who attended the evening service.

World AIDS Day ecumenical service stresses unity, hope, from The Tidings