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Canada: 6,000-Plus Supporters "Overwhelm" Organizers

October 27, 2006

Awareness generated by last month's 16th International AIDS Conference in Toronto is credited with a 50 percent jump in participation in the city's 18th annual Walk for Life AIDS fundraiser on Sunday. More than 6,000 people took part, and the event raised $432,601 Canadian ($383,435 U.S.) -- almost 10 percent above the goal set by the AIDS Committee of Toronto. Online fundraising generated $224,625 Canadian ($199,096 U.S.) -- far surpassing the target of $150,000 Canadian ($132,940 U.S.).

Back to other news for September 19, 2006

Adapted from:
Toronto Star
09.18.2006; Josh Wingrove


  
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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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