Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Press Releases

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September 17, 2014: Howard Brown Health Center Gets Ready to Dance at Garden of Eve Pride XL 

September 5, 2014: Howard Brown Health Center Raises the Minimum Wage for Brown Elephant Employees

May 28, 2014: Howard Brown Health Center Announces Its Expanded Board of Directors 

May 21, 2014: AIDS Czar, HBHC CEO Honored in Boston 

April 23, 2014: You've Got Healthcare 

April 21, 2014: Howard Brown Health Center Hosts Community Town-Hall Meetings

April 9, 2014: Flagship Brown Elephant Shop Will Move this Summer to a New Location

April 1, 2014: Channel 11 Spotlights HBHC this evening at 7:00 p.m. 

February 19, 2014: Howard Brown Health Center Seeks New Applicants for its Community Advisory Board 

February 11, 2014: Howard Brown Health Center Names David Ernesto Munar New President & CEO

September 26, 2013: Howard Brown Health Center Opens Aris Health 

August 14, 2013: Howard Brown Health Center Hosts 5th Annual Garden of Eve Celebration

July 26, 2013: Howard Brown Health Center Nurses’ HEALE Curriculum Sets Standard for Care of LGBT Seniors

July 17, 2013: Howard Brown Health Center Highlighted in Healthcare Equality Index 2013

June 25, 2013: Howard Brown Health Center Applauds the Supreme Court’s Decision to Strike Down the Defense of Marriage Act and Proposition 8 

May 22, 2013: Broadway Youth Center Relocates Drop-In and Resource Advocacy Services to Wellington Avenue Church of Christ 

April 5, 2013: Howard Brown Health Center sets path for long-term growth and sustainability 

March 6, 2013: Howard Brown Health Center presents the Mad Hatter’s Brunch, Proceeds to benefit programs and services at the Broadway Youth Center 

February 27, 2013: Howard Brown Health Center Warns of Potential Effects of Federal Sequestration 

February 19, 2013: Howard Brown Health Center (HBHC) Rebrands its Triad Health Practice 

February 5, 2013: Howard Brown Health Center (HBHC) Partners with African American LGBT Organizers in Observance of National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

January 31, 2013: Howard Brown Health Center Congratulates State Rep. Greg Harris (D-Chicago) on Committee Chairmanship Appointment 

January 24, 2013: Howard Brown Health Center (HBHC) Calls on Community for Membership on Community Advisory Board 

December 18, 2012: Howard Brown Health Center Begins National Search for President and CEO, Engages Executive Search Firm and Forms Search Committee

December 4, 2012: Broadway Youth Center Temporarily Relocating 

August 31, 2012: Howard Brown Health Center Announces Leadership Change 

August 28, 2012: Howard Brown Health Center presents Garden of Eve 2012, Proceeds benefit women’s health and wellness programs

August 17, 2012: Howard Brown Health Center (HBHC) and Near North Health Service Corporation (NNHSC) receive more than $2 million to care for HIV-positive women, infants, children and youth 

June 28, 2012: Howard Brown Health Center (HBHC) Responds to U.S. Supreme Court’s Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act Decision 

June 13, 2012: Howard Brown Health Center Thanks Governor Quinn for Saving Medicaid  

June 13, 2012: Howard Brown Health Center (HBHC) Builds New Leadership Team for Future Growth 

June 13, 2012: Howard Brown Health Center’s (HBHC) Board of Directors Elects New Officers 

June 7, 2012: Dr. Bechara Choucair receives Howard Brown Health Center’s Prestigious Friend for Life Award  

May 25, 2012: Howard Brown Health Center Appreciates Illinois Legislature Medicaid Budget Reform Legislation

May 17, 2012: Howard Brown Health Center Announces $350,000 'Pride Challenge' 

April 20, 2012: Howard Brown Health Center Responds to Gov. Quinn’s Medicaid Proposal

March 30, 2012: Howard Brown Health Center (HBHC) Reaches Settlement with Government Agencies 

December 16, 2011: Howard Brown Health Center Debuts New Campaign for Brown Elephant: Donate Shop Save Lives  

December 5, 2011: Howard Brown Health Center Congratulates its President and CEO on inclusion in Crain's Chicago Business' "40 Under 40"

December 5, 2011: Howard Brown Health Center and Walmart Partner to Battle Youth Homelessness with Services and Jobs

November 4, 2011: Howard Brown Health Center Taking Bold Steps to Expand Patient Care While Addressing Financial Challenges

September 30, 2011: Howard Brown Health Center Expands Triad Health Practice Team 

September 27, 2011: Howard Brown Health Center's LCCP Raises Over $100,000 for Women's Health Services; Announces Expanded Service Areas and Reach

September 15, 2011: HBHC Congratulates Fenway Institute on Receiving Grant Designed to Improve LGBT Healthcare Resources Nationally

September 8, 2011: HBHC Applauds MediHoward Brown Health Center Appreciates Illinois Legislature Medicaid Budget Reform Legislationcare's New Enforcement of Equal Visitation and Representation Rights in Hospitals

August 30, 2011: Celebration of Life Planned to Honor Activist and Community Organizer Christina Santiago

June 21, 2011: Howard Brown Health Center Receives Its Largest Foundation Grant from GE Foundation to Expand LGBT Care

May 31, 2011: With Pride, Walgreens Launches Donation Scan Program to Benefit Howard Brown Health Center 

May 23, 2011: Howard Brown Health Center sees progress on all levels in first half of 2011 while releasing June 2010 audit report

April 7, 2011: Howard Brown Health Center praises recommendations in new national report calling for increased understanding of LGBT health care

March 29, 2011: Howard Brown Elects New Class of Eight Board Members

March 15, 2011: National LGBT Rights Advocate Chaz Bono to Share Personal Journey At The Lifeline Celebration Benefit for Howard Brown

February 11, 2011: New Board Nominating Committee Begins Process to Bring New Leaders to Board 

Decmber 23, 2010: Walgreens Donation to Lifeline Appeal 

December 23, 2010: Howard Brown Exceeds Campaign goal

December 22, 2010: New Board Chair Named for Howard Brown Health Center

December 17, 2010: More than 1,000 donations bring Lifeline Appeal closer to critical finish 

December 6, 2010 Howard Brown Directors Announce Responsible Transition Plan

December 1, 2010 Power of 25

November 23, 2010 Generous donors match $100,000 challenge grant 

November 9, 2010: Anonymous donor throws a 'lifeline'

November 4, 2010: Howard Brown Health Center Launches Unprecedented Appeal for Lifeline Public Support to Keep Doors Open 

August 12, 2010:  Joe Hollendoner, M.S.W. Honored With 2010 Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Community Health Leaders Award 

June 1, 2010: Howard Brown Health Center Welcomes Jamal Edwards as New President and Chief Executive Officer

April 30, 2010: Howard Brown Awarded $75,000 Grant by Susan G. Komen for the Cure® to Support Its Breast Health Awareness Peer Educator Project

April 26, 2010: Howard Brown Health Center Continues Its Mission Under New Leadership

April 22, 2010: Howard Brown Health Center Establishes Transgender Hormone Protocol

April 9, 2010: Howard Brown Health Center Confirms Administrative Changes

March 30, 2010: Howard Brown Health Center Announces Interim COO

October 17, 2008: Howard Brown Adds Geriatrician, Dr. Magda Houlberg, to Staff

September 8, 2008: Dr. Kelly Ducheny to Lead Behavioral Health Services 

July 17, 2008: Regina Kim, M.D. Joins Howard Brown Health Center

July 15, 2008: Brown Elephant Announces Vehicle Donation Program