Chicago AIDS Run Walk Kick Off July 17th

Organizers of the AIDS Run & Walk Chicago will kick-off its recruitment and fundraising efforts on

Tuesday, July 17 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
at Cactus Bar & Grill, 404 S. Wells St.

At the July 17 event, interested parties will be able to register and get more information on the AIDS Run & Walk Chicago. Proceeds from select Patron tequila cocktails will also partially benefit the AIDS Foundation of Chicago.

To date, 36 beneficiaries and 26 other teams had registered for AIDS Run & Walk Chicago, which will take place on Sunday, Sept. 30, at Soldier Field and offer a 5K and 10K running routes and a 5K walk route. Organizers expect more than 150 teams to register.

AIDS Run & Walk Chicago is the city’s largest outdoor fundraiser for organizations that provide life-saving services for people living with HIV/AIDS. The event is produced by the AIDS Foundation of Chicago and Special Events Management.

Pre-registration ranges from $30-$45 before September 14. Registration is $50 after the pre-registration deadline. To register as a fundraising individual or as a team, visit or call (312) 334-0946.

Founded in 1985 by community activists and physicians, the AIDS Foundation of Chicago is a catalyst for local, national, and international action against HIV/AIDS.