• World AIDS Museum and Educational Center

    World AIDS Museum and Educational Center

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    About Us

    The World AIDS Museum and Educational Center (WAM), located in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, was launched in 2008 by a support group of men living with HIV to increase community awareness of the history of HIV/AIDS and reduce stigma that creates barriers to prevention, testing and treatment. We were incorporated as a 501(c)(3) in 2011, and opened in May 2014.
    Our mission is to promote dialogue that eliminates HIV/AIDS stigma through education, artistic expression and cultural programming. Our vision is to eliminate HIV/AIDS stigma and preserve its history. WAM engages communities through online and gallery exhibits, discussion-based educational and arts programming that encourages connection on an emotional level.
    Since its inception, WAM reached more than 25,000 people through in-person museum visits, online cultural programming and prevention education workshops.

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    Events

    World AIDS Museum Film Discussion Series: Who's Gonna Love Me Now
    • Join the World AIDS Museum for our May Film Discussion Series featuring short clips of the film Who?s Gonna Love Me Now.
    • Wednesday May 25, 2022
    World AIDS Museum Community Dialogue Series: What Now, Long Term Survivors' Conversation
    • Join us for our June Community Dialogue Series of What Now, Long-Term Survivors? Conversation featuring panelists from across the nation.
    • Tuesday Jun 14, 2022
    World AIDS Museum Film Discussion Series: We Were Here
    • Join the World AIDS Museum for our June Film Discussion Series featuring short clips of the film We Were Here.
    • Wednesday Jun 22, 2022