Because of your support and generosity in 2018, we have been able to encounter and serve over 1500 people living with or affected by HIV through education, linkage to care and retention, medication assistance, emergency financial assistance and other services as needed.
We hope that you will consider joining our Monthly Giving Circle by clicking on the logo above and make your gift recurring and continue a great partnership of impacting and changing lives in a great way.
On behalf of the staff and Board of Directors of AIDS Walk South Dallas, Inc., Thank You, Thank You, Thank You!
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The mission of AIDS Walk South Dallas, Inc. is to empower persons living with and affected by HIV/AIDS with emphasis on African-American MSM's (Men Who Have Sex with Men), through prevention, advocacy, education, peer support, linkage to care and emergency financial assistance.
AIDS Walk South Dallas, Inc. was founded in 2009 to address the needs of marginalized and low-income communities and individuals impacted by HIV, whether living with or affected. We begin as a local 5k walk in a marginalized low income area in Dallas and one that has a high concentration of HIV cases. Our goal was to inspire, educate and galvanize the community and other surrounding areas of the city to continue to curb the spread of HIV/AIDS and assist those impacted. Our Founder and current CEO knew that the community needed more than just a walk once a year and so programs and services were created taking a true holistic approach allowing the organization to now reach thousands every year and truly impact and change lives in a positive way.
Our purpose is to address the specific issues and needs of people living with HIV/AIDS with a focus on linkage to care and retention, medication access and adherence, viral suppression and address the social determinants of health.
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