Melissa Griffiths, left, and Claire Geldhof, members of the Alaskan Aids Assistance Association’s Southeast Advisory Board, talk about the danger of the Four A’s Juneau office closing because of a lack of funding on Friday, Sept. 21, 2018. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Melissa Griffiths, left, and Claire Geldhof, members of the Alaskan Aids Assistance Association’s Southeast Advisory Board, talk about the danger of the Four A’s Juneau office closing because of a lack of funding on Friday, Sept. 21, 2018. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

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