The Black Church & HIV initiative focuses on engaging faith leaders in social justice and advocacy championed by past generations and advanced by leaders of this generation. The initiative is committed to engaging with predominantly African American theological seminaries to integrate HIV as a social justice issue into required curricula. Accredited seminaries play a key role in the Black Church by providing training and practical pastoral leadership development for current and future faith leaders.
To date, the initiative has secured integration of the social justice imperative messaging into the core course curricula of the following:
As a seminary academic leader, here are a few things you can do:
Additional materials can be provided by the initiative to support coursework, and may be requested by emailing info@TheBlackChurchandHIV.org.
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