Navigation Links
AIDS Walk San Francisco Boosts Number of Teams and Benefiting Agencies
Date:7/2/2008

Enthusiasm for event grows in the face of widespread budget cuts for Bay

Area HIV/AIDS service organizations.

SAN FRANCISCO, July 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The San Francisco AIDS Foundation and AIDS Walk San Francisco announced today that the number of Bay Area HIV/AIDS service organizations benefiting from the 22nd annual AIDS Walk in Golden Gate Park, July 20th, will expand from 42 to more than 50, and the Community Partnership Program (CPP) teams will nearly double from 15 to 28.

"AIDS Walk San Francisco has never been so important," said Mark Cloutier, Chief Executive Officer of the San Francisco AIDS Foundation. He cited the fact that more people in the Bay Area are living with HIV than ever before, including nearly 19,000 in San Francisco alone. Nonetheless, almost all local AIDS service organizations are facing cuts in government funding at all levels.

Last year, AIDS Walk San Francisco's more than 25,000 participants raised a record $4.6 million in support of the Foundation and other Bay Area HIV/AIDS service organizations. The CPP Program was launched in 2005 as a means of increasing the reach of AIDS Walk proceeds throughout the Bay Area counties. The program has been growing each year.

"The San Francisco AIDS Foundation's continued expansion of the CPP program is a testament to the agency's leadership and proof of its mission," said Craig R. Miller, President of MZA Events and Founder and Producer of AIDS Walk San Francisco. "With budget cuts looming and a challenging economy, expanding the scope of the AIDS Walk and sharing the fundraising engine forged through 22 years of success is a great opportunity for the entire Bay Area HIV/AIDS community."

"This year, walkers can support more of these deserving agencies than ever. And by joining a Community Partnership Program team, participants can protect the services they care about most," Cloutier said. "CPP makes their walk even more meaningful."

B
'/>"/>

SOURCE AIDS Walk San Francisco
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. HCV and HBV spreading more slowly among injection drug users in San Francisco
2. San Francisco Psoriasis Event Tonight Will Celebrate First National Short Sleeve Day
3. Milestone Scientific to Exhibit the STA(TM) System at the American Dental Associations 148th Annual Session in San Francisco
4. ABC TV San Francisco Features Canine Cancer Research Story: Saving Our Dogs, Helping Humans Beat Cancer - Work at Morris Animal Foundation, UC-Davis
5. The era of global aging: GSA showcases cutting-edge San Francisco meeting topics
6. San Francisco Bay Area Autism Speaks Chapter Endorses Blue Ribbon Commission on Autism Recommendations for Equitable Insurance Coverage for Children With Autism
7. Press briefings to address longevity, mobility, brain fitness at GSAs San Francisco meeting
8. Hooray for the Bay! San Francisco Officially Named Best Place to Leave Your Heart...and Keep Your Health
9. Run-in-a-Million Run from San Francisco to Los Angeles to Raise Awareness About AIDS and HIV Testing
10. BBVA Chairman Francisco González announces the BBVA Frontiers of Knowledge Awards
11. Photo: Two Men Raising Awareness of HIV/AIDS by Running Minimum of a Marathon a Day from San Francisco to Los Angeles
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/25/2015)... Iowa (PRWEB) May 25, 2015 ... Excellence awards for design of the wastewater ... City, Iowa.    The project received a National Recognition Award from ... Honor Award from ACEC – Iowa. Competitions held ... achievements. , The $50.2 million expansion is Iowa City’s ...
(Date:5/25/2015)... (PRWEB) May 25, 2015 ProDrop Light Show ... own VJ neon light backdrops with a click of a mouse. ... and much more all within Final Cut Pro X. , ProDrop ... such as drop zones, kaleidoscope and much more leaving infinite possibilities ... Show drop zones and text presets, users can apply their ...
(Date:5/25/2015)... (PRWEB) May 25, 2015 After the ... the radical science-based human wellness company Trivedi Master ... event from their world-class series titled, “Consciousness is Power.” ... on June 13, 2015 at the routinely allotted time ... The event will be made available to the public ...
(Date:5/25/2015)... White Plains, NY (PRWEB) May 25, 2015 ... LEED AP, principal of PBDW Architects in New York City, ... which is part of the hospital’s ongoing Legacy Lobby Lecture ... campus in White Plains. White is the great grandson of ... firm responsible for the design of Burke’s campus 100 years ...
(Date:5/24/2015)... Kong (PRWEB) May 25, 2015 Pacific Prime has ... three part report looking at the cost of individual international ... Destinations, Article 2 looks at the cost of health insurance in ... , Focusing on, Hong Kong , ... the UAE , the UK ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Stanley Consultants’ Expansion of Iowa City Wastewater Treatment Plant Wins National Award 2Health News:Stanley Consultants’ Expansion of Iowa City Wastewater Treatment Plant Wins National Award 3Health News:Developers at Pixel Film Studios Release of ProDrop Light Show for Final Cut Pro X. 2Health News:Hundreds of People Are Thrilled to Hear that Trivedi Master Wellness™ Promises to Hold Another Workshop in June 2015 2Health News:Hundreds of People Are Thrilled to Hear that Trivedi Master Wellness™ Promises to Hold Another Workshop in June 2015 3Health News:Burke Rehabilitation Hospital Welcomes Architect Samuel White, Descendant of McKim, Mead and White, for Legacy Lobby Lecture 2Health News:Burke Rehabilitation Hospital Welcomes Architect Samuel White, Descendant of McKim, Mead and White, for Legacy Lobby Lecture 3Health News:Pacific Prime Releases 2nd Article of Cost of Health Insurance Report 2
... study of sexual risk behaviors within long-term couples in ... much risk in their sexual behavior when they know ... as when they know their partner is already infected. ... antiretroviral therapy and in intensive counseling do engage in ...
... Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) have discovered that ... have the propensity to become autoantigens. In a companion ... with dead cells and that the resulting DSautoantigen complexes ... in-vitro and in mouse models. These findings, which appear ...
... Slone Epidemiology Center, in collaboration with the Centers for ... Public Health, have reported widespread and increasing medication use ... in the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology ... status, maternal age, race/ethnicity and state of residence. ...
... PA April 22, 2011 - Sanofi Pasteur, the ... NYSE: SNY), announced today that the U.S. Food and ... indication for its meningococcal conjugate vaccine, Menactra (Meningococcal [Groups ... Vaccine), to include a two-dose schedule for infants and ...
... (HealthDay News) -- While it may be true that beauty ... model helps reveal what,s behind peoples, ideas of facial attractiveness. ... "average" faces and those who fit the conventional notion of ... "femininity" in women. But psychologists Christopher P. Said of New ...
... American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology (ASPO) will hold its ... 2011 Combined Otolaryngology Spring Meetings (COSM) - a joint ... During the ASPO meeting, hundreds of pieces of new ... will be presented focusing on children,s ear, nose, and ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Fighting HIV in South Africa should focus on couples, study finds 2Health News:Fighting HIV in South Africa should focus on couples, study finds 3Health News:Researchers identify novel pathophysiologic mechanism responsible for autoimmunity 2Health News:Researchers report widespread use of medications among pregnant women 2Health News:Sanofi Pasteur announces FDA approval of menactra meningococcal conjugate vaccine indication for infants 2Health News:What Makes a Face Appealing to the Opposite Sex? 2Health News:Scientific session and new research highlights from the American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology Meeting 2
(Date:5/22/2015)... TORONTO , May 22 2015 /CNW/ - The Taskforce ... are very appreciative of all the hard work that the ... the past six months. This program recognizes the needs of ... receive at least $75,000 a year, tax free, with annual ... will be eligible for annual payments of $100,000 based on ...
(Date:5/22/2015)... YORK , 22 de mayo de ... DPRX ), una compañía farmacéutica de ... comercialización de Locilex® (pexiganan cream 0.8%), y ... una presentación de póster destacando el diseño ... 3 de la Compañía que evalúan Locilex®, ...
(Date:5/22/2015)... N.C. , May 22, 2015  Effective ... to pharmaceutical brand recognition and success. ... conducted a study to provide pharmaceutical and biotech ... investment (FTEs and budget) that are being channeled ... and biotech marketing managers can utilize this report ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Dipexium anuncia presentación en el séptimo Simposio Internacional sobre el Pie Diabético 2Dipexium anuncia presentación en el séptimo Simposio Internacional sobre el Pie Diabético 3Dipexium anuncia presentación en el séptimo Simposio Internacional sobre el Pie Diabético 4Dipexium anuncia presentación en el séptimo Simposio Internacional sobre el Pie Diabético 5Dipexium anuncia presentación en el séptimo Simposio Internacional sobre el Pie Diabético 6Effective Marketing Services Group Critical for Pharmaceutical Brand Recognition 2
... and Chicago To Launch,Collaborative Initiative, NEW YORK, ... speed,treatment and cures for pediatric brain tumors and ... the initial phase of a tissue,bank consortium designed ... and cures for these types of cancer, where ...
... Study to Evaluate Preventive Treatment of ... Life Threatening Vulnerable Plaques, ROTTERDAM, Netherlands and DOYLESTOWN, ... Professor Patrick W. Serruys,successfully placed a vProtect(TM) Luminal Shield ... 64-year-old man at Erasmus Medical,Center in Rotterdam. This case ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Children's Brain Tumor Foundation's Tissue Bank Consortium May Solve Dire Problem in Pediatric Cancer Research 2Children's Brain Tumor Foundation's Tissue Bank Consortium May Solve Dire Problem in Pediatric Cancer Research 3Patient Receives vProtect(TM) Luminal Shield in First-Ever Vulnerable Plaque Clinical Trial 2Patient Receives vProtect(TM) Luminal Shield in First-Ever Vulnerable Plaque Clinical Trial 3
The DELFIA Platewash is a general purpose microtitration plate and strip washer especially standardized for use with DELFIA diagnostic kits....
... DW4 liquid handling system from Molecular Devices ... in one instrument. The system handles a ... plate washing96-, 384- and 1536-welland is the ... DW4 has been optimized to dispense from ...
... available to handle multiple assays: ... Embla 384 Cell washer has ... optimized to avoid cell disturbance. ... and have been integrated with ...
Space-saving counter top model,User initiated manual defrost,Standard features (see above),Internal freezing compartment,Removable half-shelf in refrigerator,Two shelves in door,UL 471 Commercial Ref...
Medicine Products: