Archive for July, 2008

Buy and Sell on eBay to raise funds for AID FOR AIDS International

Buy and Sell on eBay to raise funds for AID FOR AIDS International

  • 18th July 2008
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AID FOR AIDS International is now part of the eBay Giving Works program. So, you can support our mission when you buy and sell on eBay. Here’s how: Support AFAI by Buying - You can find whatever you’re looking for on eBay – from baseball cards to new cars and more. When you do, shop for items that nominate us as beneficary. You can get a great deal and support our mission at the same time!  Why not shop right now?  You can find a complete list of all items donating a percentage of the sale to AFAI by Clicking here Support AFAI by Selling - You can also support AID FOR AIDS International when you sell on eBay. Just designate our organization to receive 10-100% of your final sale price the next time you list something great.  Did you know that charity listings often get more bids and higher…
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$56,483 raised by Team AID FOR AIDS in AIDS WALK New York 2008

$56,483 raised by Team AID FOR AIDS in AIDS WALK New York 2008

  • 10th July 2008
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On Sunday, May 18, 45,000 caring individuals raised an incredible $7.06 million at AIDS Walk New York.  Once again, almost perfect weather heralded the start of the day with Team AID FOR AIDS setting off early and represented by a slightly smaller team than usual- 74 dedicated walkers and some very welcome last minute friends.  For those of you who didnt attend, participating in the AIDS Walk is always a lot of fun - good friends coming together around a great cause, combined with a beautiful walk through NY’s magestic Central Park. In the weeks building up to the walk, AFAI team members collected a total of $56,483, and because we are one of GMHC’s 45 community partners, AID FOR AIDS International receives 75% of the money raised (25% is kept by the event organizers - to contribute to the costs of staging such a massive event). $45,000 was the…
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