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Team UBS Leads the Way

“Each year, members of the UBS Employee Networks collaborate to support AIDS Walk New York. We understand that HIV/AIDS impacts people from all backgrounds, so it's important that we bring together a team of diverse... More
Apr 8, 2014

Walker of the Week: Edwin (Eddie) Acosta

The AIDS Walk Staff, Family & Friends team officially has our first Star Walker this year! Eddie has already raised $2,675, and is our team’s highest fundraiser. Eddie is not only a Star Walker, he is a star intern! Even... More
Apr 2, 2014

Walker of the Week: Delinah La Tempa

Delinah (pictured right) with her best friend and Team Co-Leader, Carissa.AIDS Walk New York provides a means for those who have been affected by HIV/AIDS to unite in support for one another, to fundraise for HIV/AIDS... More
Feb 28, 2014

How to Raise $37,000: Start Early!

In just four years, Michael K. Watts has raised nearly $37,000 for AIDS Walk New York. What’s his secret? Simply getting an early start! He turned in his first 2014 donation in December of 2013 – and will continue... More
Jan 22, 2014

Walker of the Week: Kenneth Cooke

UPDATE: Congratulations to Kenneth, one of the very first Star Walkers this year to raise $1,000! Help Kenneth reach his $6,000 fundraising goal by clicking here.Kenneth’s best friend was infected with HIV 4 years before he... More
Nov 8, 2013

A Soaring Star Walker of the Week!

Jonathan Doss, a Team Member of Delta Air Lines, is the FIRST Star Walker™ from the exceptional AIDS Walk New York Gold Team and sponsor. This is Doss’ third AIDS Walk. “As an Atlanta resident, it provided a perfect excuse... More
May 16, 2013

Overcoming obstacles with every step

An employee of GMHC since 2011, Thomas Haynes is walking on the GMHC – Facilities – IS AIDS Walk team. This year will be his third time at the Walk but, having recently undergone surgery due to diabetes-related complications... More
May 15, 2013

First-time walker stunned by generous support

First-time walker Denise Cuevas is an incredible addition to the AIDS Walk New York family.  As a Star WalkerTM, Green Walker, and Team Leader, Denise is whole-heartedly embracing her first AIDS Walk experience! Denise... More
May 13, 2013

GMHC Board Member goes Platinum!

Craig de Thomas has already raised nearly $10,000 for AIDS Walk New York 2013, which has him on his way to becoming one of our first Platinum Star Walkers! Craig, a dedicated Board Member of GMHC, hosts an annual... More
May 7, 2013

Walkers of the Week: Denise and Bethany from the 40 for 40 Team

What’s in a team name? For Denise Krenski and Bethany Jankunis, a couple and co-Team Leaders for the 40 for 40 AIDS Walk New York Team, their team name is not just catchy, but also represents their motivations for... More
May 2, 2013