Message from President Bill Clinton

November 30, 2011

President Bill Clinton sends The AIDS Institute a letter of support for World AIDS Day and The Tampa Bay Red Ribbon Run.

Bill Clinton - AIDS

From the Desk of

President Bill Clinton

Tampa Bay Red Ribbon Run/Walk organizers have just received an official letter of support from President Bill Clinton.

President Clinton has been a tireless supporter of HIV/AIDS care and treatment for decades, both nationally and internationally.

Please plan to attend this evening's Tampa Bay Red Ribbon Run for the presentation of President Clinton message by our event host, Hillsborough County Commissioner Kevin Beckner.

Participants in this evening's event will enjoy:

  • Healthy snacks and beverages (and holiday cookies!)
  • Entertainment by DJ Tommy Vicious of Liv Vicious Entertainment
  • 3 K Fun Run or 1 Mile Walk through Holiday-decorated Lowry Park Zoo
  • Awards given for best fundraisers, runners and all can win in raffle drawing 
  • Hosted by Commissioner Kevin Beckner and emceed by Andy Johnson 
  • Nonprofit community tables to learn more about their programs and services
  • Vendor tables to learn more about our sponsors product's and services 
  • Letters of support from President Bill Clinton, Congresswoman Kathy Castor, Commissioner Kevin Beckner, Alex Sink, Magic Johnson Foundation, Billie Jean King, Billy Bean, and Out & Equal Tampa Bay 
  • Proclamations from Governor Rick Scott, Hillsborough County Commission, and Mayor Bob Buckhorn
  • Supporting the HIV/AIDS education, advocacy, prevention, and treatment programs of The AIDS Institute and Metro Wellness and Community Centers

Thursday Evening December 1, 2011
(World AIDS Day)5:30-6:30pm check-in6:30-7pm opening ceremony7pm run/walk8pm awards ceremony

Tampa's Lowry Park Zoo
1101 West Sligh Avenue
Tampa, FL. 33604-5958

Day-of Registration Fee
(checks or cash preferred, though credit cards accepted)
Students: $15
Individuals: $30
Teams of 4: $125

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Hillsborough County Commission

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