About Us

The Solano AIDS Coalition is a community based organization that networks with the community to provide goods and support to those affected by HIV/AIDS.
Mission

To provide services, education, information and assistance to those in our community affected by the HIV virus. To build community support and awareness in the fight against HIV.

S.A.C. as a Community Resource

Community Clothes Closet: year-round access to new/gently used clothing, blankets, and outdoor living supplies for men, women, and children (~9-yrs)
Pantry/Food Bank: year-round access to emergency food and quarterly food banks (~9-yrs)
Holiday Toy Drive & Give-away: annual give-away of toys to over 800 children from families infected with HIV and/or low-income, the weekend before X-mas Day (~5-yrs)
Project Give Community Christmas: a free community & unity event on X-mas Day for anyone who wants a
family to spend the holiday with; participants get to shop for clothes, winter supplies, toys, and treats. There is a 3-course meal, live music, games, and much more. (~6-yrs)
SAC It: a condom campaign, providing free condoms for distribution (~9-yrs)
Fighting for HIV Awareness Events: quarterly educational event involves local youth martial arts students who perform during live public demonstrations of what it means to “Fight the Virus” (~6-yrs)
HIV Case Management/Advocacy: support to those infected with HIV including: support service referrals,
transportation, assistance with accessing social and legal services, shelter, food, clothing, and more. (~9-yrs)
SAC Traveling AIDS Quilt: traveling quilt visits schools, churches, farmer’s markets, and other community events giving participants the opportunity to make a quilt panel to honor and in remembrance of
loved ones who have fallen victim to infection with HIV. (~1-yr)
Dia de los Meurtos “Day of the Dead” Festivities: in partnership with Vallejo High School Visual &Performance Arts Academy, this event is designed to educate the community, also to honor the loved ones who have passed away by building a community alter. There is face-painting, live music, and dance performances. (~1-yr)
World AIDS Day & Rock the Red Drag Show Event: annually on Dec. 1st with educational and block party style events designed to raise awareness, and remember loved ones that died due to HIV infection. To celebrate the lives of HIV+ people who are living and thriving. (~9-yrs)

Opened 2008

Awards California State Legislature-Certificate of Recognition 2007,Patricia Wiggins
California State Legislature-Certificate of Recognition 2008, George Miller
California State Legislature-Certificate of Recognition 2009, Patricia Wiggins
Board of Supervisors of Solano County-Recognition of Achievement in working with HIV/AIDS

Hours
Mon – Fri: 10:00 am – 6:30 pm
Sat: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
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Phone (707) 450-5861
Email solanoaidscoaltion@yahoo.com

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