Posts by Derek Canas:
So I just had to drop out of the conference as I’m unvaccinated. Guess the didn’t read the Pfizer documents. I’m so over Covid. It’s taken away so much and I was really excited for the conference. Really thinking about my advocacy work and where to go from here as I’ve never landed a big […]
The #EndTheStigma Toy Drive campaign had another successful year. Along with Vixen Creative Marketing, Golden Isles Olive Oil, iHeart Media, Caliber Home, and David Guynn, the campaign collected over 300 toys and evaded The Grinch with help from GCPD… Thankfully his heart grew three sizes once he saw the toys delivered to SEGHS. So on […]
Well after two Esophageal dilation procedures I’m back to struggling to eat and take meds. Yesterday I found out my Viral load is rebounding and my CD4 is dropping and I’m back in the AIDS classification. I came home from the appointment and just screamed at the meds and at myself in the mirror. I’m […]
https://www.thebody.com/article/where-top-hiv-aids-advocates-stand-hiv-versus-aids?fbclid=IwAR3mNIDnbSG8NtlJTEfu2N6L66NqRZegjvjmOl09VVSR5nNoAfVc1cxNtnI Honored to be among the people featured in this video.
Friday night I was D-REK until midnight. I was so happy to be back on a stage for a big event and for my friends which made it even better. Saturday morning was the 5th annual #Endthestigma Toy Drive. We had a great turn out and collected so many toys. We got our police escort […]