In Honor of Latinx. a.e.o / Hispanic Heritage Month

In honor of Latinx. a.e.o / Hispanic Heritage Month, SPOKE, Connected Boston and Multicultural Aids Coalition will present a hybrid discussion panel on arts and the health equity gap in the Latinx. a.e.o / Hispanic community.

This event will occur online (Zoom) and in person at 844 Summer Street in South Boston on September 27th at 6 p.m. (see below for details)

We invite you to join us for a delicious Latine dinner during the panel generously sponsored by Fenway Health Institute and GLAD. We will be joined by four great panelists:

Our Panelists:

Willie Baracchi 
Consumer and Community Artist

Stan Flores (JRI Health)
Provider Case Manager

Danny Ochoa (Project Shine)
Consumer. Provider and Artist 
Community-Based Program Coordinator

Lourdes Gonzales
Community Activist


  • Arts as a way of healing = The role arts can play in our lives as a healing mechanism. Arts and HIV 
  • Health Benefits = Are we taking full advantage of the benefits? 
  • New Treatments = New Trends and Medications HIV/AIDS
  • Treatment Resistance 
  • New Infection Rates among Latines
  • HIV / Peer Support  
  • U = U / Medicine as Prevention  

When: 6:00 PM | September 27, 2023

If you can join us in person, RSVP with Raymond J. Rodriguez by emailing him at [email protected] or call/text him at 774-225-5366.

If you are not able to join us in person, please join us on Zoom using the following link:

Join Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 822 9669 5686

Passcode: 277877

Sponsors and Contributors



Work by Domingo Barreres


JUMBLE, Mixed Media 45″ x 39″ 2023 (Image courtesy of the artist)

Click Here to learn more about CRUCIALESQUE,
Now showing at SPOKE Gallery.