Latinx LGBTQI Initiative Inc.
LILA is a non-profit organization committed to continuous outreach, education, advocacy, and empowerment for the Latinx LGBTQIA+ community.
LILA organizes support groups to strengthen the social interactions and emotional foundation of the LGBTQ+ Latinx & HIV+ community. Offers instruction for psychological, emotional, physical and spiritual health.
LILA Network with other LGBTQI+ organizations in Latin America to build relationships, share experiences and provide support.
uOrganize and develop regular gatherings to empower the stories, life experiences, and organizations of the LGBTQI+ community in Latin American countries.
EDUCATION AND ADVOCACY
LILA organizes forums and other public presentations to educate about the implications of being a Latino person who identifies as LGBTQI+ or HIV+.
LILA participates in other activities related to educating about the health and social challenges of people who identify as LGBTQI+ or HIV+. Organizes different advocacy activities for the LGBTQI+ or HIV+ Latinx community.
CULTURE AND VISUAL ARTS
LILA cultivates a space for different types of artistic expressions such as dance, theater, painting, poetry, ceramics and others.
LILA offers or cooperates with public performances of poetry, dance and theater. Offers art and pottery exhibitions to the community.
LILA Sponsors annual cultural events and health festivals to provide information on mental health, immunization, HIV, testing, workshops and other prevention resources.
uLILA creates a collaborative network with other agencies.
Connect Support Empower
84 trainings on condom use and prevention.
58 educational workshops and trainings
211 referrals to HIV testing.
17 outreach events.
145,000 Condoms distributed.
! Se parte de la familia LILA!
PO Box 16612-6612
Chapel Hill, NC 27514