Sponsor Spotlight: Philadelphia Department of Public Health

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We are pleased to announce it has received a $25,000 grant from the Philadelphia Department of Public Health (PDPH) for its 2019 Philadelphia Trans Wellness Conference (PTWC), taking place July 25-27, 2019 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in downtown Philadelphia.

“The Philadelphia Department of Public Health is proud to continue to support the Philadelphia Trans Wellness Conference in 2019,” said Coleman Terrell, Director, AIDS Activities Coordinating Office, PDPH, “This conference serves as a critical space for transgender, gender non-conforming persons, and their family and friends to seek important information and find community. This support is one important component of PDPH's work to prioritize programs for transgender individuals in the City.”

“We thank the Philadelphia Department of Public Health, which has been one of the longest continuous supporters of PTWC,” said Alecia Manley Mazzoni Center COO and member of the Interim Leadership Team, “Their continued support has helped to ensure the conference can continue to provide information and valuable resources, free of charge, to the community.”

About the Philadelphia Trans Wellness Conference

The Philadelphia Trans Wellness Conference, a program of Mazzoni Center, was created to educate and empower trans, gender non-conforming, and non-binary individuals on issues of health and well-being, and educate and inform allies and health service providers, and to facilitate networking and community building.