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There’s No Place Like Home

There’s No Place Like Home

September 13, 2019

October is fast approaching and while we hate to see the summer end, we couldn’t be more excited for the fall.  Saturday, October 5th will mark the 31st Annual Dinner Dance, still our largest fundraising event of the year. Last year we hosted Emmy-winner Leslie Jordan...
On the Road to an AIDS-Free Future

On the Road to an AIDS-Free Future

August 9, 2019

There are two ways we’re getting closer to halting new cases of HIV and ending the AIDS epidemic once and for all: U=U and PrEP.   U=U, or undetectable equals untransmittable, refers to people living with HIV who are adhering to proper treatment reaching an...
Love From Kenya

Love From Kenya

July 27, 2019

Executive Director, Jeff Markley, vacated his Fort Wayne office for a couple weeks this July for a more exotic workspace: Nairobi, Kenya!  Jeff traveled to the beautiful African country to join Hearts for Love Worldwide, an organization that helps Kenyan children and...
Putting the FUN in Fundraising!

Putting the FUN in Fundraising!

June 9, 2019

This year’s AIDS Walk, which took place May 11th at Parkview Field, was one for the record books!  We’re talking about the FUN in fundraising — AIDS Walk 2019 played host to many firsts for our agency.  Thanks to Funk You, Inc., not one, but two pre-walk benefit...
AIDS Walk 2019

AIDS Walk 2019

April 5, 2019

AIDS Walk 2019 May 11, 10am-12pm Parkview Field This year marks the 23rd annual Northeast Indiana AIDS Walk and is one of the largest fundraisers for the Northeast Indiana Positive Resource Connection.  For 2019, we’re changing up the theme to “What’s Your Story?” For...
Thank You to Our 2018 Donors

Thank You to Our 2018 Donors

March 19, 2019

There’s Love in the Numbers We wanted to take this time to showcase the amazing individuals and organizations of our community who supported us in 2018.  Our success is directly correlated to our generous donors. 2018 Donors 07 Pub AALCO Distributing Company Suha...
Ending Another Successful Year

Ending Another Successful Year

December 11, 2018

Success is in the Numbers Over 80% of our HIV-positive clients have achieved an undetectable viral load through participation and treatment in our Care Coordination program.  This means their HIV will never progress to AIDS and they are unable to pass the virus...
What Does an HIV Test Look Like?

What Does an HIV Test Look Like?

November 29, 2018

Contributing Writer: Madeleine Richey   World AIDS Day kicks off AIDS Awareness Month on December 1st.  The awareness day’s theme for 2018 is “Know your status.”  In recognition of World AIDS Day 2018, the Positive Resource Connection is hosting a free...
Staff Spotlight – Sara Siefert, Director of Client Services

Staff Spotlight – Sara Siefert, Director of Client Services

October 24, 2018

CONTRIBUTING WRITER: MADELEINE RICHEY “People with HIV are people first,” says Sara Siefert, Director of Client Services. “They have wants, needs, hopes, and dreams.  HIV is just one part of their life, not the defining feature…” It’s this philosophy that has made her...
Syringe Services Program of Fort Wayne

Syringe Services Program of Fort Wayne

September 20, 2018

Contributing Writer: Madeleine Richey Community in crisis: infected needles spread HIV and Hepatitis C The instant a needle punctures the skin can be detrimental to a person’s health—not just because of the drug it might be carrying, but because of who might have used...