Global Activism: Project Tariro Provides Care and Support for People Affected by HIV/AIDS
It's Thursday, and time for our Global Activism series. Each Thursday we hear about an individual who's decided to work to make the world a better place.
Gregory Gross is Clinical Manager of the HIV Testing and Prevention Program at the Center on Halsted here in Chicago. Gregory's been working on HIV/AIDS issues here in Illinois for many years. Gross is also a licensed social worker and a deacon in the United Methodist Church.
Last year he was contacted by a group of deacons who were going to Zimbabwe to investigate the HIV/AIDS pandemic there. The next thing he knew, he was on his way to Zimbabwe to Project Tariro. It's an HIV/ AIDS prevention program based in Old Moo-tar-ee. And It was quite a trip…
Originally Aired 4-29-10