Photos From Haiti
By Charles King
January 19, 2010
Charles King is back in New York, and will be blogging one more time as a wrap-up. Here are some photos from the experience.
Top photo: King with Haitians at the Diaspora clinic, where more than 20 people are living, six with broken bones that we set.
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Charles King is the president and CEO of Housing Works which has been providing services since 1990 to homeless men, women, and children living with HIV and AIDS in New York City and beyond. King is one of a handful of people living with HIV at the head of a major AIDS organization. He cofounded Housing Works with his life partner Keith Cylar. When Cylar passed away in 2004, King took the reins.
Born and raised in a small town in Texas, King attended Yale University's law school and divinity school and was ordained as a Baptist minister by an African-American church in New Haven, Connecticut. He conducts a weekly Bible study course at Housing Works' Keith D. Cylar House, where he lives in a small, book-lined studio. King also leads Housing Works' advocacy department and has been arrested dozens of times.
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March 1, 2010 - UN and UNAIDS Must Address Needs of Haitians With HIV/AIDS
February 22, 2010 - A Slow Recovery in Haiti
February 16, 2010 - Haiti Progress: St. Marc Clinic Opens, ARVs for Patients Secured
February 14, 2010 - On Haiti Day of Prayer, Activists Discuss Long-Term Goals for HIV Clinics
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