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CAN Community Health Names Marlon Pittman as Director of Partnership Development

Sarasota, FL (February 1, 2019) – CAN Community Health, celebrating its 27th year serving the needs of the HIV community, is proud to announce that Marlon Pittman has joined the staff of CAN Community Health as the new Director of Partnership Development. Pittman is a graduate of the University of Texas at Arlington and completed his MBA at LeTourneau University in Texas. In addition, he completed an Executive Leadership program at... read more

TV Stars Billy Porter and M.J. Rodriguez Highlight CAN Community Health’s Inaugural Red Ribbon Gala

Sarasota, Florida (January 14, 2019) – Billy Porter and M.J. Rodriguez, who star in the FX drama series “Pose,” will be special guest speakers at CAN Community Health’s Inaugural Red Ribbon Gala on March 16 at the Ritz-Carlton. Along with appearing in “Pose,” which has a large cast of transgender actors, Porter and Rodriguez have appeared in hit shows like “Rent,” “Kinky Boots” and “American Horror Story.” “... read more

SNN’s Justin Mosely to Speak at the 12th Annual AIDS Walk Sarasota-Manatee 2018

Sarasota, Florida (September 1, 2018) On Saturday, December 1, 2018, CAN Community Health will host its annual AIDS Walk Sarasota-Manatee to raise awareness and funds for HIV. Several hundred people are expected to participate in the 12th annual AIDS Walk. This year’s walk celebrates the many people in Florida and beyond who have fought and will continue to fight the spread of HIV. AIDS Walk Sarasota-Manatee will begin at 8 a.m. in... read more

CAN Community Health Announces CANDance Dancers

Sarasota, Florida (September 13, 2018) – CAN Community Health is excited to continue the annual tradition of the CANDance competition for its 19th year. On Saturday, October 20, 2018 CAN Community Health will be holding the popular evening event at the Art Ovation Hotel in Sarasota. Based off of television’s “Dancing with the Stars,” CAN invites local celebrities from the Suncoast to master and perform a dance routine with ... read more

Dawn Brown Awarded the ESGR Service Member Patriot Award

Sarasota, Florida (July 13, 2018)- CAN Community Health is proud to announce that Dawn Brown, Director of Clinical Implementation, has been awarded the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve’s (ESGR) Service Member Patriot Award. The Patriot Award allows employees who are actively serving in the National Guard or Reserve to nominate a supervisor who aided in their ability to serve our country.  Service members are encouraged to... read more

CAN Community Health Announces Nomination from the Family Foundation

Sarasota, Florida (June 22, 2018) – CAN Community Health is proud to announce that Alexis Howard, Community Liason of South Florida, has been nominated to receive The Family Foundation’s Community Service Award. The winners of the Community Service Award are nominated for outstanding leadership and community involvement with the Family Foundation and the Foundation’s quest to bring HIV/AIDS education and prevention to the South Fl... read more

CAN Announces the Opening of New Pharmacy Locations

Sarasota, Florida (June 7, 2018) – CAN Community Health is proud to announce the opening of three new on-site pharmacy locations.  The pharmacies will be located in CAN clinics across Florida in Clearwater, Jacksonville, and Plantation and will be open Monday through Friday from 8:30am to 5:30pm. “The new on-site pharmacies will allow our clients to reach affordable care and prescriptions in a way that is convenient and easy for... read more

CAN Community Health Appoints Roger Capote Chief Advancement Officer

Sarasota, FL (June 2, 2018)​-CAN Community Health has announced the appointment of a new Chief Advancement Officer. Roger Capote will assume the role effective June 4. In his role Capote will oversee ​marketing, ​strategic outreach, guide fund-raising efforts, develop community programs and assist in the advancement of the organization’s mission and brand. CAN Community Health owns and operates 28 non-profit medical clinics thro... read more

CAN Community Health at Lutheran Social Services Welcomes Dr. Stephen Henry

Sarasota, FL (May 23, 2018) – CAN Community Health, celebrating its 26th year serving the needs of the HIV community in Florida and the Southeastern U.S., is proud to announce that Stephen Henry, DMD has joined the staff of CAN Community Health at Lutheran Social Services in Jacksonville, FL. Dr. Henry holds a BA in Criminology and a DMD. His previous experience includes military service as an active duty Combat Medic, a Medical Pl... read more

CAN Community Health Announces Four New Board Members in 2018

Sarasota, Florida (May 3, 2018) – CAN Community Health is proud to announce four new members to its board of directors. Joining the board of CAN Community Health are Dr. Reinaldo Arroyo, Anthony J. Becich, Dr. Thomas A. D’Eletto, and Robin Moch. Dr. Reinaldo Arroyo is an internist in Sarasota, Florida and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Doctors Hospital of Sarasota and Sarasota Memorial Healthcare Sys... read more