Retreat Reflections 2013

30 Aug

The Fall newsletter┬áis stories from women that attended the Annual BABES Retreat in July. Thank you to the ladies for sharing your stories with us. 34 HIV positive women and 10 staff and volunteers had a great weekend out on Vashon Island. We enjoyed the beautiful weather, some HIV education and self care workshops, karaoke, arts and crafts as well as canoeing! We can’t wait for next year!!

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Here’s a sneak peek at one of the articles from the newsletter:

Going on the BABES Leadership Retreat in July was a step in the right direction. Spending the weekend in a relaxing environment with other women facing the same challenges was just what I needed. The most inspirational moment for me was the closing circle. We were asked to choose something we wanted to get rid of to throw into an imaginary fire, and to pick something we wanted to take away with us…….. To view the full newsletter click here.




Its that time of year for the Seattle AIDS Walk! Join the Howlin’ BABES team on Saturday, September 28th at 9am in volunteer park to raise awareness and money for the many programs Lifelong AIDS Alliance provides to people living with HIV in our community!

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