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Project Runway All-Star Mondo Guerra to Speak at Sixth Annual “HIV/AIDS Action Summit”

Hosted by Assemblymember Anthony Portantino and City of Hope

Los Angeles, CA - California Assemblymember Anthony Portantino and City of Hope are teaming up with fashion designer and HIV activist Mondo Guerra for the "Sixth Annual HIV/AIDS Action Summit" on September 12 at City of Hope.

Hundreds of high school and college students as well as HIV activists are expected to be on hand when Mondo Guerra discusses his experience living with the disease. His creative designs led to his winning Project Runway All Stars and his courageous story living with HIV has inspired legions of fans across the country.

Featuring the launch of "I'm Here Because . . . advocacy for a new generation" and workshops including the "Changing Face of HIV".

Speakers:

  • Mondo Guerra, Project Runway All Star – Get Real About HIV
  • Dr. Alexandra Levine, Chief Medical Officer, City of Hope – the latest on HIV/AIDS
  • Assemblymember Anthony Portantino, 44th Assembly District

Workshops

  • HIV/AIDS 101
  • The Changing Face of HIV Prevention

Date/Time: Wednesday, September 12 at 9 a.m. (media check-in 8:30 a.m.)

Place: City of Hope, 1500 E. Duarte Road, Duarte

 

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