About this Event
The 5K walk/run kicks off Saturday, June 26, 2021 at 8:00AM in observance of National HIV Testing Day. This year's theme "Intensifying The Fight for Health and Rights" extends the mission which is to inspire, educate and galvanize the community of South Dallas and surrounding areas to continue to curb the spread of HIV/AIDS and assist those impacted.
Our host is the historical Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center located at 2922 Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard. The 5K walk’s route will begin at the MLK Center continuing through other historical areas of South Dallas and winding back to the MLK Center. Registration begins at 8:00 AM and the walk starts at 10:00 AM. Live music, entertainment and fun activities courtesy of community partners will headline the opening ceremonies.
Funds raised will support the programs and services of AIDS Walk South Dallas, Inc. whose mission is to empower persons living with and affected by HIV/AIDS with emphasis on African-American MSM's, through prevention, advocacy, education, peer support, linkage to care and emergency financial assistance.
For more information about AIDS Walk South Dallas or Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center, please visit www.aidswalksouthdallas.com or contact Auntjuan Wiley, Event Chair at 469.213.0073 .
Sponsorship and volunteer opportunities are also available now.
Event Venue & Nearby Stays
Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Center, 2922 Martin Luther King Junior Boulevard, Dallas, United States
USD 0.00 to USD 125.00