Uniting for a Cause

AIDS Walk Atlanta and 5K Run & Music Festival

The AIDS Walk Atlanta and 5K Run & Music Festival is more than just a walk—it’s a powerful community-driven event that brings people together and inspires change. In a world where the fight against HIV and AIDS remains ongoing, this event stands as a beacon of hope and solidarity.

Taking a step towards making a real difference in the battle against HIV and AIDS has never been easier or more meaningful. Lace up your shoes, rally your friends, and be a part of something that truly matters. Whether you walk, run, or simply show your support, every effort counts in the pursuit of a world without HIV/AIDS.

The AIDS Walk Atlanta and 5K Run & Music Festival has set an ambitious goal for itself: to raise $1,000,000 in support of vital HIV prevention, treatment, and support services. This goal reflects the urgency of the cause and the dedication of the organizers and participants alike.

As of now, the campaign has already achieved significant progress, with $358,183 raised. This remarkable achievement speaks to the commitment and generosity of the community that comes together each year to support this crucial cause.

The funds raised during the AIDS Walk Atlanta and 5K Run & Music Festival make a tangible impact on the lives of those affected by HIV/AIDS. They support education initiatives, provide access to essential healthcare services, and contribute to ongoing research efforts to combat the virus.

Beyond the numbers and the dollars raised, this event symbolizes unity, compassion, and resilience. It serves as a reminder that when communities come together, they can drive meaningful change and create a brighter future for all.

So, whether you’re a seasoned runner, a casual walker, or a passionate advocate, the AIDS Walk Atlanta and 5K Run & Music Festival welcomes you to join the fight. Every step taken and every dollar contributed brings us one step closer to a world free of HIV/AIDS. Together, we can make a real difference and bring hope to countless lives affected by this global health challenge.

To attend the AIDS Walk Atlanta and 5K Run & Music Festival, mark your calendars for Saturday, September 23, 2023. The event kicks off at 9:00 AM when the site opens, followed by the opening program at 10:00 AM. The 5K run/walk starts at 11:00 AM, and you can groove to the beats of DJ Sed the Saint and live performances by Mýa and Ashanti throughout the day. Don’t forget your camera or phone to capture the moments, and be sure to tag your social media posts with #AWA5K and #AWA2023.

The event takes place at The Meadow in Piedmont Park, and you can find parking, walking, and MARTA directions on the event website. For convenience, consider public transportation or street parking in the area.

If you’re already registered for the 5K walk or run, your spot at the Music Festival is secured. After the 5K, head over to the concert area and enjoy the show. Music Festival tickets are available at the door for a suggested donation of $25. Just fill out a simple form with your contact information, make your donation, and you’ll be registered and ready to immerse yourself in the music. Your participation supports a vital cause in the fight against HIV and AIDS. Thank you for being a part of this impactful event!

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