Texas: AIDS Walk El Paso -- HIV-Positive Patient Keeps Up Fight to Educate Public
October 23, 2012
On October 27, more than 1,000 people are expected to participate in the 20th AIDS Walk El Paso. This year's 5K walk and pet walk at Cohen Stadium is called "Band Together Walk Together." AIDS Walk El Paso is the largest public awareness event and fundraiser for HIV/AIDS in El Paso. The organization International AIDS Empowerment will use the money raised from the walk for the HIV/AIDS testing, case management, prevention and education, medical services, clothing, a food pantry, housing, utility services, and outreach and prevention programs that it directly coordinates.
El Paso Times
10.22.2012; Victor R. Martinez
This article was provided by U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. It is a part of the publication CDC HIV/Hepatitis/STD/TB Prevention News Update. Visit the CDC's website to find out more about their activities, publications and services.
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