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26th Annual AIDS Walk New York
World’s Largest HIV/AIDS Fundraising Event
Sunday, May 15, 2011
Join the CBS 2 team at the 26th year of AIDS Walk New York, the east coast’s first and the world’s largest AIDS fundraising event. The event will raise vital funds for GMHC and dozens of AIDS service organizations in the tri-state area.
AIDS Walk New York is one of the largest, most diverse, and highly anticipated annual events in New York City. Last year, 45,000 walkers and 2,500 volunteers raised $5.7 million for HIV/AIDS prevention, treatment and advocacy programs. Since its inception, the event has raised more than $110 million dollars to fight AIDS in the tri-state area, and the AIDS Walk movement has raised more than a half-billion dollars nationwide.
The 10K (6.2-mile) AIDS Walk route begins and ends in Central Park.
Walker Sign-In: 8:30 a.m.
Opening Ceremony: 9:15 a.m.
Walk Begins: 10:00 a.m.
For more information and to register, go to www.aidswalk.net/newyork or call (212) 807-WALK (9255).