RI AIDS agency's tactics angers those it serves

Cassels, Peter
September 1999
Bay Windows;9/8/1999, pN.PAG
Presents information on the Rhode Islanders Taking Action (RITA), a support organization of volunteers serving people with HIV. Programs of the RITA; Amount of deficit incurred by RITA; Benefits of the organization for people with HIV and AIDS patients.


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