East Bay Getting to Zero

Honoring Ms. Loren Jones

It is with a sad and heavy heart that we share that Ms. Loren Jones transitioned on June 4, 2021. Loren was a fierce and committed social justice leader in the East Bay HIV community. She was instrumental in building East Bay Getting to Zero as a founding advisory board and steering committee member and ensuring we were rooted in community. She inspired and guided many people in our network over the decades. She will remain beloved and will be dearly missed.

EBGTZ featured in the Bay Area Reporter

On June 2, 2021, East Bay Getting to Zero was featured in the Bay Area Reporter on the collaborative efforts we’re taking to get to zero new HIV infections. Shoutout to Dr. Demisha Burns from End the Epidemics and WORLD for also being featured! Click here to read the article online or download a PDF of … Continued

East Bay HIV Strategic Plan

Updates on the East Bay HIV strategic plan are posted on this webpage. This is a community-driven “living” East Bay HIV strategic plan that is flexible and responsive to local needs, addresses structural inequities, and is used to make systemic change to achieve our vision of an East Bay with zero HIV stigma, zero health disparities, and zero new HIV transmissions.

EBGTZ receives award from Alameda County Board of Supervisors

On December 17, 2019, we were honored to receive an award from the Alameda County Board of Supervisors congratulating and commending “East Bay Getting to Zero for launching an important community-driven initiative and working toward a vision of zero new HIV transmissions in the East Bay through the promotion of equitable access to HIV testing, … Continued

22 Organizations sign-on to EBGTZ goals for World AIDS Day

In honor of World AIDS Day and the tremendous commitment and hard work of our collaborators, we recognize the organizations who have signed on to support East Bay Getting to Zero’s collective movement towards zero new HIV transmissions.

Thank you for making our launch at Oakland Pride a success!

We had around 400 community members come to spin our question/prize wheel, take Getting-to-Zero selfies, and chat about HIV prevention and treatment at Oakland Pride on Sunday, September 9, 2019. Many thanks to all our awesome volunteers and supporters!