DETROIT
02/05/2013 05:53 pm ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

HIV Prevention Detroit: Organizations Get $2.5 Million From State To Prevent HIV Transmission

(LANSING, Mich.) -- Seven Detroit-based organizations are among those set to benefit from almost $2.5 million in funding from the Michigan Department of Community Health towards HIV prevention services.

The department is awarding the funding to a total of 16 community-based and non-governmental organizations across the state, on an annual basis, through 2016.

The Detroit-area organizations to benefit from the funding include: AIDS Partnership Michigan, Community Health Awareness Group, Gospel Against AIDS, Horizon's Project, Ruth Ellis Center, Matrix Human Services and Wayne County jails.

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