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Free HIV Testing, Concert Ticket Raffles, Photo Booth & More at Essence Fest 2015!

Volunteers Trina and Amy wearing magenta Empowered shirts at Greater Than AIDS event

Greater Than AIDS is back at ESSENCE Fest with FREE HIV testing, daily concert ticket raffles, special guest appearances, photo booth, games & more!

Beginning Friday, July 3 thru Sunday, July 5, Greater Than AIDS, the Louisiana Office of Public Health and the Black AIDS Institute will be on the floor of the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans, spreading knowledge and reducing stigma. Stop by to get a FREE HIV test and be entered in a daily raffle for concert tickets!

And earlier in the week on Thursday, July 2, Greater Than AIDS, NO AIDS and the Louisiana Office of Public Health will be at the Walgreens store at 900 Canal Street from 10am-6pm to offer an additional day of free testing.

Jussie Smollett, star of FOX’s hit TV show Empire, will also be on hand to headline an ESSENCE Empowerment Experience panel produced by Greater Than AIDS and the Black AIDS Institute on the power of love and family in ending HIV/AIDS in Black America.  The panel will be on July 3rd from 4:35-5:35 pm CT in the Grand Hall of the Convention Center.  For more about the program, click here.