Since 1986, AIDS Walk New York has raised more than $105 million for HIV programs and services in the tri-state area, and has grown into the largest AIDS fundraising event in the world.
In 2009 alone, 45,000 participants, many of whom were members of 2,880 corporate and community teams, raised a record sum of over $5.6 million for Gay Men's Health Crisis (GMHC) and 50 other local AIDS service organizations.
GMHC is the world's first and leading provider of HIV/AIDS prevention, care and advocacy. Building on decades of dedication and expertise, GMHC understands the reality of HIV/AIDS and empower a healthy life for all. Since before AIDS had a name and until the epidemic is over, GMHC will continue to fight AIDS and love life.
Other benefiting organizations include:
African Services Committee
AIDS Resource Foundation for Children/St. Clare's Home
AIDS Service Center NYC
American Run For the End of AIDS
APICHA - Asian & Pacific Islander Coalition on HIV/AIDS
Birch Family Camp
Brooklyn AIDS Task Force
Community Health Action of Staten Island
Episcopal Response to AIDS
Exponents Arrive Inc.
Friends House In Rosehill
Friends In Deed
God's Love We Deliver
Hispanic AIDS Forum
HIV Law Project
Hudson Pride Connections
International AIDS Prevention Initiative
Keep a Child Alive
LGBT Community Center
Liberation in Truth Unity Fellowship
LIFEbeat - The Music Industry Fights AIDS
Mixteca Organization, Inc.
Mpowerment Project - Latinos D
Positive Health Project
Redemption Outreach Int'l Inc.
Subayo Foundation for Women & Children
Ubuntu Education Fund
Unity Fellowship/Breaking Ground
Village Care of New York - VCNY
AIDS Walk New York
119 West 24th Street, Floor 2
New York, NY 10011
Mailing Address for Donations:
AIDS Walk New York
Old Chelsea Station
P.O. Box 10
New York, NY 10113-0010
Amanda and her father, Robert Hill Millis
On October 8, 2002, my dad died suddenly from pneumocystis carinii (AIDS-related pneumonia). He was only 47 years old, and I was 21. I believe that my dad actually died from the shame associated with sexuall...