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New York City: Walkers Step Up AIDS Fight

June 24, 2003

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Registration is still underway for the AIDS Walk Caribbean on June 29 in New York City. The 10K walk will begin at the intersection of Flatbush Ave. and Nostrand Ave. in Brooklyn at 9 a.m. and will end at Wingate Park on Winthrop St. Funds raised will go toward HIV/AIDS programs in the Caribbean and the United States, with the goal of building a hospice and support center in every Caribbean country. The walk is being sponsored by the Caribbean People International Collective, which is also presenting a Caribbean-American Youth Summit on HIV/AIDS this Friday at Brooklyn College. For more information about this weekend's events, telephone 718-467-3777 or visit www.aidswalkcaribbean.com.

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Daily News (New York City)
06.22.03

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This article was provided by CDC National Prevention Information Network. It is a part of the publication CDC HIV/Hepatitis/STD/TB Prevention News Update.
 
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