I might have a torn hip labrum right now and that is certainly not going to stop me from raising funds and more importantly awareness about AIDS. Thank you for joining me and being interested in ending AIDS for my second year in a row! WooWEEE!!!
On June 3rd - June 9th, over 3,000 Cyclists, Roadies and Virtual Cyclists will be participating in AIDS/LifeCycle, a 545-mile bike ride from San Francisco to Los Angeles to raise funds for the life-saving services offered by San Francisco AIDS Foundation and the Los Angeles LGBT Center.
The services provided as a result of this event mean the world to those who receive them, and your support means the world to me because it isn’t just affecting the LGBTQ community; it is life threatening to all of us!
We're working together to make HIV/AIDS a thing of the past. Will you please support me by making a donation today?
Just clicking to check out this event already means so much! Thank You for Your On-Going Support in this and my other CrAzY AdVeNtUrEs!
I realize that none of the people I know are in a position to donate thousands of dollars but you all should be aware that no donation is too small not to make a measurable contribution to the fight against HIV and AIDS. So please give what you can and help make a difference.
Here is a Snap-Shot of How YOUR Donation makes an Impact!
$50,000 can help a substance use counselor see 40 clients a year for harm reduction counseling, which integrates substance use, mental health, and HIV prevention and education.
$25,000 can help a half-time peer advocate see 50 clients for a year enabling them get to their doctor appointments and assisting them with daily living activities.
$15,000 can help 120 Magnet clients receive sexual health services, including HIV and STD tests, treatment, education and counseling.
$10,000 can help us provide substance use counseling services for more than 250 clients in one month.
$7,500 can help provide a nurse for one month to administer STI screenings and treatments to 100 Magnet clients.
$5,000 can help keep our mobile testing unit rolling for one year so that 2,400 gay, bi and transmen can be tested and counseled.
$2,500 can help four HIV-positive people receive safe and stable housing situations for one month.
$1,000 can help provide two Positive Force community forums where 150 men can learn more about HIV and how to live better and longer with HIV.
$500can help 15 people receive medical benefits counseling to obtain prescription drug assistance.
$250 can help provide ten Rapid HIV Antibody test to test ten people at Magnet, and other foundation sites.
$175 can help provide case management for 15 HIV-positive clients who are homeless or at-risk for homelessness.
$150 can help provide 1,000 syringes through the street-based Syringe Access Service.
$100 can help provide the travel cost for a Treatment Advocacy Coordinator to attend the medical appointments of 25 clients, providing moral support and to help clients advocate for themselves.
$25 can help a Financial Benefits counselor to assist one person in navigating the private and public benefits systems, including Medi-Cal, Medicare, CARE/HIPP, short-term disability, and Social Security.
$10 can help provide 143 condoms to our clients at all of our service sites.