Florida AIDS Walk & Music Festival in Fort Lauderdale, FL

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About Florida AIDS Walk 2017

Florida AIDS Walk and Music Festival is a 5k walk fundraiser that takes place this year on Sunday, March 19, 2017 at (TBD) at South Beach Park on Fort Lauderdale Beach to raise awareness and help reverse the continuing epidemic of HIV/AIDS in South Florida. Featuring a performance by DNCE, 100% of the funds raised from the Florida AIDS Walk stay right here in Florida and will benefit the AIDS Healthcare Foundation, Broward Housethe Pride Center at Equality ParkSunServe and the Children’s Diagnostic and Treatment Center. This community fundraising and awareness event helps ensure the expansion of HIV/AIDS testing, education and prevention initiatives in South Florida, and throughout the State of Florida. 

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The AIDS Walk also supports:
GLBT education, advocacy and services, specialized services meeting the needs of the economically disadvantaged, marginalized youth, seniors and people’s of differing abilities specialized, comprehensive care of children and youth with HIV/AIDS in a family-centered environment and improving the lives of individuals living with or at risk for HIV/AIDS.

 

 
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2017 Florida AIDS Walk & Music Festival
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2017 Florida AIDS Walk VIP Sponsors Party
The 2017 Florida AIDS Walk raises money for the AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AFH). Their VIP Sponsors Pre Party was held at their Downtown Fort Lauderdale clinic, which provided a great networking opportunity for local agencies.
 
Impulse Group's Easter Party at McSorley's
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2016 Florida AIDS Walk
The 2016 Florida AIDS Walk, a 5K walk on Ft. Lauderdale Beach, raised money for the AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AFH) that helps reverse the continuing epidemic of HIV/AIDS. One-hundred percent of proceeds are donated to local charaties.

2016 Florida AIDS Walk VIP Sponsors Party
The 2016 Florida AIDS Walk raises money for the AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AFH). Their VIP Sponsors Pre Party was recently held at the Fort Lauderdale Marriott Harbor Beach Resort & Spa on Fort Lauderdale Beach
 
AHF's Reverse Quinceanera
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2015 Florida AIDS Walk Music Festival
The 2015 Florida AIDS Walk raised money for the AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AFH) that helps reverse the continuing epidemic of HIV/AIDS. Teams and Walkers celebrated with an After Party Music Festival on Fort Lauderdale Beach that featured the legendary 80's girl group SaltNPepa .
2015 Florida AIDS Walk
The 2015 Florida AIDS Walk raised money for the AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AFH) that helps reverse the continuing epidemic of HIV/AIDS. 100% of the funds raised stay in the area and go to other local charities. Teams and Walkers raised money for months before and culminates in a 5K walk on Fort Lauderdale Beach with an afterparty.
2015 Florida AIDS Walk PreWalk Celebration
The 2015 Florida AIDS Walk raised money for the AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AFH) that helps reverse the continuing epidemic of HIV/AIDS. 100% of the funds raised stay in the area and go to other local charities. Teams and Walkers raised money for months before and culminates in a 5K walk on Fort Lauderdale Beach with an afterparty.
2015 Florida AIDS Walk VIP Sponsors Party
The 2015 Florida AIDS Walk raised money for the AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AFH) that helps reverse the continuing epidemic of HIV/AIDS. Their VIP Sponsors Pre Party was held at the Gallery One in Fort Lauderdale and celebrated the highest earners and community partners.
2014 Florida AIDS Walk Music Festival
The 2014 Florida AIDS Walk raised money for the AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AFH) that helps reverse the continuing epidemic of HIV/AIDS. Teams and Walkers celebrated with an After Party Music Festival on Fort Lauderdale Beach that featured the legendary 80's girl group The Go Go's .
2014 Florida AIDS Walk
The 2014 Florida AIDS Walk raised money for the AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AFH) that helps reverse the continuing epidemic of HIV/AIDS. 100% of the funds raised stay in the area and go to other local charities. Teams and Walkers raised money for months before and culminates in a 5K walk on Fort Lauderdale Beach with an afterparty.
2014 Florida AIDS Walk VIP Sponsors Party
The 2014 Florida AIDS Walk raised money for the AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AFH) that helps reverse the continuing epidemic of HIV/AIDS. Their VIP Sponsors Pre Party was held at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Fort Lauderdale and celebrated the highest earners and community partners.
AHF's Impulse Group Group Play Party at C&I Studios
The Impulse Program is a subsidiary of AHF and is group set out to help raise awareness of the continuing epidemic of HIV/AIDS in young Gays. They recently held a Play Party at C & I Studios in the FAT Art Village and gave talks about the importance of condom use.
AHF's Impulse Group's Rise Party at Hyatt Pier 66
The Impulse Program is a subsidiary of AHF and is group of young people set out to help raise awareness of the continuing epidemic of HIV/AIDS in young Gays. They recently hosted the Rise Party at Hyatt Pier 66 on Fort Lauderdale Beach, FL that featured music, food and talks about the importance of condom use.
AHF's Impulse Group's Evolution Pool Party
The Impulse Program is a subsidiary of AHF and is group of young people set out to help raise awareness of the continuing epidemic of HIV/AIDS in young Gays. They recently hosted an Evolution Pool Party at The Beach Gardens Hotel on Fort Lauderdale Beach, FL that featured music, food and talks about the importance of condom use.
AHF's Impulse Group Mixer
The Impulse Program is a subsidiary of The AHF and is group set out to help raise awareness of the continuing epidemic of HIV/AIDS in young Gays. They recently held a mixer at the Wilton Manors Development Office in the Gables that featured music, food sponsored by Rosie's, and talks about the importance of condom use.
2013 Florida AIDS Walk VIP Party
The 2013 Florida AIDS Walk raised money for the AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AFH) and helps reverse the continuing epidemic of HIV/AIDS in South Florida. The VIP Party was held at the B Ocean Hotel on Fort Lauderdale Beach.
2013 Florida AIDS Walk Music Festival with Chaka Khan
The 2013 Florida AIDS Walk raised money for the AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AFH) with a Walk where teams and individuals raised money for the cause and completed a 5K walk on Fort Lauderdale Beach with an After Walk Concert featuring the legendary Chaka Khan.
2013 Florida AIDS Walk
The 2013 Florida AIDS Walk raised money for the AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AFH) that raises awareness as well as helps reverse the continuing epidemic of HIV/AIDS in South Florida. 100% of the funds raised stay in the area and go to other local charities. Teams and individual Walkers raise money for the cause for months before and culminates in a 5K walk on Fort Lauderdale Beach with an afterparty.

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