Pass It On Award Recipients

Santhana L.

Spring 2015 Systers Pass It On Award Winner

Santhana is an HIV+ woman who leads a band of 40 HIV+ widows in the Virudhunagar district of Tamil Nadu, India. She has completed my higher secondary schools education, and has received training in the field of women’s human rights, anti-retroviral treatment, and how to teach self-reliance. Santhana is an activist fighting for the rights of people living with HIV/AIDS (PLHA) by fighting stigma and discrimination.