Memorial walk planned in remembrence of AIDS victims

The Schenectady County Daimen Center will host an AIDS memorial walk at 5 p.m. starting at the Schenectady City Hall and ending outside the GE Theater at Proctor's Theatre on Tuesday, Dec. 1.

The program will include a walk from Schenectady City Hall to the entrance of the Proctors GE Theatre, where and open-mic presentation will be held for members of the community to speak about their interactions with HIV/AIDS.

\We're very excited to host the event and we're happy that if will become a yearly event to inform the larger community, said Director of the Schenectady Daimen Center Daniel Butterworth.

The event will also include local HIV/AIDS service providers including services from Ellis Hospital, case management providers, housing assistance and mental health services.

For more information, contact the Schenectady Daimen Center at the Schenectady Inner City Ministry at 374-2683


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