Reward for Life is teaming-up with NY Now and DIFFA (Design Industries Basis Combating AIDS) for AIDS Stroll New York 2021.
The 2021 occasion, which will probably be held just about because of ongoing COVID-19 issues on Sunday, Might 16, will function stay, televised, intimate in-person viewing-parties from Central Park’s Bethesda Fountain and Golden Gate Park’s Nationwide AIDS Memorial Grove.
“2021 marks our tenth yr taking part on this worthy occasion, and during the last decade, now we have raised greater than $225,000 for GMHC,” stated Su Hilty, Reward for Life/NY Now/DIFFA workforce co-captain and honorary GFL board member. “With the assistance of my co-captain, Caroline Kennedy, and all the Reward for Life/NY Now/DIFFA workforce, we hope to satisfy and surpass the $27,000 fundraising aim that now we have set this yr.”
Particular person members of the Reward for Life/NY Now/DIFFA workforce will step up and step-out on their very own to lift funds for GMHC between now and Might 16. Within the spirit of AIDS Stroll New York’s authentic idea, workforce members who decide to #WalkItOut will set particular person targets to walk, jog, dash or step-out in their very own method for the trigger.
“NY Now could be, as soon as once more, happy to accomplice with Reward for Life and DIFFA to take part in AIDS Stroll NY,” stated Tim Hart, SVP of NY Now. “HIV/AIDS has had a profound impact on our business and our metropolis and is at all times a trigger near the guts of the NY Now workforce. We’re happy with the work now we have completed with Reward for Life and DIFFA since 1992 and stay up for persevering with to lift consciousness and funds as a workforce.”
Now in its thirty sixth yr, AIDS Stroll New York has impressed practically 890,000 folks to stroll and tens of millions extra to donate, elevating practically $155 million to fight HIV and AIDS. The funds raised on the occasion stay an important lifeline sustaining the prevention, care, and advocacy applications – GMHC supplies for the hundreds of people affected by the illness within the tri-state space. The proceeds additionally profit dozens of different HIV/AIDS service organizations which might be capable of take part as groups and lift funds by means of the Group Partnership Program (CPP). For extra data, go to ny.aidswalk.internet/Who-Advantages.
To hitch the Reward for Life/NY Now/DIFFA workforce and fundraise, or to donate, go to https://ny.aidswalk.internet/GFLNYNOWDIFFA, or contact workforce co-captains, Su Hilty, at [email protected], or Caroline Kennedy at [email protected]