The 2134 Barnes Avenue home of Destination Tomorrow was the site for Bronx Borough President Vanesa Gibson proclaiming April 18, 2022 'National Transgender HIV Testing Day'. On hand were representatives from Destination Tomorrow, Amida Care, and Essen Health Care to provide free HIV and COVID testing, and various giveaways including bags of free groceries that were handed out to passersby.
Destination Tomorrow is a grassroots agency, and the LGBTQ+ center of the Bronx. Destination Tomorrow believes that no individual should have to leave his, her, or their neighborhood to access LGBTQ+ specific services.
Bronx Borough President Vanesa Gibson presented Mimi Shelton of Destination Tomorrow and Lailani Muniz of Essen Health Care, a Proclamation declaring April 18, 2022 'National Transgender HIV Testing Day'. BP Gibson added that she has reintroduced the LGBTQ+ Task Force.
Mimi Shelton Director of Trans Initiatives at Destination Tomorrow speaks of what Trans people may encounter in their lives, which she said is wrong.
Bronx Borough President Gibson reads from her Proclamation declaring April 18, 2022 'National Transgender HIV Testing Day'.