Aidswalk moving to downtown, now part of Tucson Meet Yourselfby Carolyn Classen on Oct. 09, 2012, under Arts, Health, Life
Aidswalk Tucson is in its 24th year (started in 1988) and is now moving to the Jacome Plaza downtown in front of the Joel D. Valdez Main Library, on Sunday October 14. Event starts at 8 a.m. The Main library is at 101 N. Stone, just south of Alameda.
AIDSWALK TUCSON 2012 EVENT SCHEDULE
Event Program Begins:..8:15 a.m.
Warm Up/ Music:………..8:30 a.m.
Walk Start Time:………..9:00 a.m.
Ending Ceremony:……..10:00 a.m.
Quilt Opening:…………..10:15 a.m.
2012 Honorary Chair is new Tucson Mayor Jonathan Rothschild.
After 6 years at the University of Arizona mall, and previously at Rillito Downs, Aidswalk Tucson has found a new location in downtown. The Tucson Meet Yourself festival runs from October 12 to 14 at the Jacome Plaza, and elsewhere in downtown such as El Presidio Park and La Placita Village. Participate in Aidswalk on October 14, then stay for the rest of the multi-cultural festival. More info: www.aidswalktucson.org, to sign up online. Aidswalk is sponsored by the Southern Arizona Aids Foundation (SAAF).
You can even make a $10 donation on your cell phone by texting “SAAF” to 20222.
Help raise awareness about HIV/AIDS and attend/enjoy Tucson Meet Yourself as well.