Hear Philly: Philadelphia's AIDS Walk Returns, Raising Awareness Throughout The CityThe walk started in 1987 as volunteers gathered in the streets for the cities first AIDS walk-a -thon. Nearly 300 people attended the cities first AIDS walk raising roughly 33,000 dollars. Since then, the walk has transpired into the regions largest annual HIV/AIDS public awareness and fundraising event with thousands of walkers each year.
More Needed To Fight Epidemic, AIDS Walk Philly Organizers Say"One in four new HIV infections are among youth between ages 13 and 24," says Robb Reichard, executive director of the AIDS Fund. He says the goal for this year's walk and run is to raise awareness among this vulnerable population.
Twins Born To Mother With HIV To Accept Award From AIDS FundThe AidsFund will honor teenaged twins born at their 15th annual Black-Tie GayBINGO fundraiser later this week. The pair was born to an HIV-positive mother and spent their life volunteering for the cause.
Thousands Turn Out For AIDS Walk PhillyThe weather turned out to be perfect for the 26th annual AIDS Walk Philly, which attracted several thousand participants.
Still Time To Register For AIDS Walk PhillyOrganizers expect 15,000 people to take part in the event in Center City which raises money for HIV prevention, education and care.
Organizers Asking For Help In Raising Fund, Awareness For HIV/AIDSOrganizers of the upcoming Aids-Walk-Philly event are asking for your support in raising funds and awareness for HIV/AIDS.
Stigall Show Log 10.4.11Chris reviews the latest in the Fast and Furious Scandal and ESPN pulling Hank Williams Jr from Monday Night Football. He talks to the Commonwealth Foundations, Matt Broulliette, about the effort to privatized the state's liquor stores and CBS News Legal Analyst Andrew Cohen on the Amanda Knox case.