R-87-04: A resolution concerning housing for persons with AIDS/ARC

R-87-04: A resolution concerning housing for persons with AIDS/ARC

R-87-04: A resolution concerning housing for persons with AIDS/ARC 150 150 Diocese of Southern Ohio Annual Convention

Resolved, that the 113th Convention of the Diocese of Southern Ohio, in response to the tragic human suffering, loss of life, unjustified discrimination, estrangement and fear that have occurred as a result of the AIDS epidemic, reaffirm its love and compassion for all who are affected by and affiliated with AIDS; and be it further

Resolved, that this Convention direct the Diocese through whatever funding source is most appropriate, to fund and support housing and care of Persons with AIDS and Persons with ARC; and be it further

Resolved, that this Convention allocate $100,000 towards such housing from the 1989 budget derived from both congregational pledges and capital monies raised for this ministry, and that the Diocesan Task Force on AIDS be directed to coordinate this ministry; and be it further

Resolved, that the Diocesan AIDS Task Force be charged with developing a plan for approval by the 1988 Diocesan Convention which would include a budget that shows how this money would be used.