20 Apr 2009

CNMI awarded thousands of US dollars to help vicitms of HIV and AIDS

9:20 am on 20 April 2009

The Northern Marianas delegate in the US Congress says over 45 thousand US dollars has been awarded to the CNMI to help those living with HIV and AIDS.

Gregorio Sablan says the money is from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

The money goes to the CNMI Department of Public Health and will provide medical services and ancillary care to low-income HIV-positive individuals and their families.