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Upcoming HIV/AIDS Events Around the World

There are HIV/AIDS events happening all over the world! Take a look at how people across the globe are spreading awareness, with these upcoming events!

*Social Events

August 7, 2010 – AIM for Youth’s Back 2 School Community Kids Day in Atlanta, GA is FREE and open to the public. Up to 1,000 youth and their families will have the opportunity to receive free book bags and school supplies while participating in other various activities (such as free health, dental and vision screenings, diabetes, obesity and HIV/AIDS education) designed to bring awareness and education to major health issues affecting youth today. For more information click here.

August 7, 2010 – Baton Rouge, LA come out and join Restoring Hearts Outreach Center for the FREE Community Block Party hosted at Independence Rock, 7505 Independence Blvd. From 12:00pm – 2:30pm, enjoy good fellowship and good food. Most importantly, the event will be providing the community with knowledge about daily issues. Particularly, issues that affect young people. There will be workshops focused on peer pressure, teenage pregnancy, HIV/AIDS and more.

August 7, 2010 – This event in Ontario, Canada aims to inspire Canadian students to get involved in their community while raising awareness about HIV/AIDS in Lesotho, Africa. Tsosa Molota is a community wide event featuring music, games, raffles, art and even sport. They are fundraising for Student Reach International’s project called Reach Lesotho. Click here to learn more.

August 7, 2010 – In Kelowna, British Columbia Loyal Hair Therapy is having a LUXE Summer Soiree. Proceeds from the evening benefit the Living Positive Resource Center. LPRC is a non-profit organization who’s goal is to give support, awareness, education and prevention programs for HIV/AIDS related issues. The event will feature international recording artist Kim Kuzma, a men’s underwear fashion show by Vancouver’s McKillop Underwear, Loyal Hair Therapy’s ‘Own It’ style competition followed by an evening of dancing to the sounds of DJ Polychrome. Learn more here.

Red Pump Special Event:

August 14, 2010 – Due to an overwhelming response, The Pretty Party is coming back to Dallas, TX for an encore exhibition! Come ‘pose for a purpose’ with your girlfriends, sisters and sorors with “Encore at the Pool”. The event will be a fabulous afternoon of pampering, socializing, shopping and shooting with our photographers both indoors and poolside (swimwear optional). HIV/AIDS awareness will be the purpose for this event and all attendees are strongly encouraged to pose in red shoes for at least one of their “looks”.

Red Pump Dallas will be also be on-hand to signup volunteers for the upcoming AIDS Walk in October.

For more info, visit can also visit their Eventbrite page,

**Educational/Outreach Events

August 17, 2010 – Implementing Sexual Health Education Programs in Chicago Public Schools: Policy and Best Practices will take place Tuesday, August 17th, 333 South State, 5th Floor, Room D, from 9:00am – 12:00pm. All community based organizations who provide sexual health-related programs for youth are encouraged to join the Chicago Public Schools for this training workshop. The event will feature presentations from CPS, the Illinois Caucus for Adolescent Health, and other groups who are currently implementing sexual health education programs in Chicago Public Schools.

To Register, RSVP to Lesley Craig by Friday, August 13, 2010 via email: [email protected] or phone: 312-353-4321
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