Star Walkers

Join the Star Walkers Club™!

Star Walkers are AIDS Walk New York fundraising elite: those who set a goal to raise $1,000 or more. As a Star Walker, you will receive personalized support and fundraising advice from our Star Walker Coordinator to help you reach that goal. Those who get there will receive royal treatment on the day of the event, among other special perks!

2014 Final Rankings 

Thank you to all Star Walkers who fundraised right up to the deadline! Final fundraising totals for individual walkers and teams are now available and have been sent by email. All fundraising totals are based on online credit card donations, checks, cash, and Matching Gift Forms received by the fundraising deadline of Wednesday, June 18, 2014. Click here for Star Walker rankings, and here for all 2014 final rankings.

Star Walker Perks

Benefits of Registering as a Star Walker

  • Invitation to special receptions honoring your unique contribution to AIDS Walk New York.
  • Exclusive fundraising tips, e-newsletters, and contest entries.
  • Star Walker Fundraising Kit with additional Sponsor Forms, Star Walkers Club Note Cards, and more to help you reach your goal.
  • Express Sign-In at the exclusive Star Walkers Club Sign-In Area on the day of the event.

Benefits of Reaching Your Star Walker Goal

  • VIP Star Pass granting access to the exclusive Star Walker Breakfast, sponsored by Time Warner Cable, on the morning of AIDS Walk New York.
  • All official AIDS Walk New York Fundraising Awards.
  • AIDS Walk New York COMMUNITY Pin and AIDS Walk New York Star Walker Commemorative Pin.
  • Star Walker Gold Crown (our tradition!).
  • A Star Walker Certificate recognizing your fundraising total. This is prime posting and flaunting material!

Special Programs for Top Star Walkers

Club 30
– **New for 2015 Only!**
We are happy to announce the new and exclusive Club 30, in honor of the 30th annual AIDS Walk New York. Club 30 members are the top fundraising walkers for 2014, and they will receive even more VIP treatment at, and leading up to, the event. They will also receive a limited edition 30th year AIDS Walk pin! And the walkers are…

Be a Gold Star Walker: Raise $2,500 or more
As a reward for this extraordinary achievement, Gold Star Walkers receive the “24 karat” plastic gold crown in addition to all Fundraising Awards, as well as entry into special events and contests, and so much more!

Join the 5K Club: Raise $5,000 or more
The 5K Club is for those amazing Star Walkers who have raised $5,000 or more! To honor these outstanding individuals, we enter each of them to win some very special prizes -- for example, in 2014, 5k Club members won a flight voucher from Delta Airlines and dinner with the founder of AIDS Walk, Craig Miller! Members of the 5K Club will receive all Fundraising Awards, and will enjoy VIP treatment at the Star Walker Breakfast on the day of the Walk!

Be a Platinum Star Walker: Raise $10,000 or more
Our Platinum Star Walkers are AIDS Walk royalty on the day of the Walk and throughout the year! On AIDS Walk day, they receive each of the Fundraising Awards, a specialty "Platinum" Star Walker Crown, and two guest passes to the Star Walker Breakfast, generously sponsored by Time Warner Cable. They also gain special access to GMHC events throughout the year and are invited to take personal tours of GMHC!