--(BUSINESS WIRE)--PHOTO: As World AIDS Day 2014 nears (Dec. 1st), a Florida-themed AIDS Memorial Wall in Ft. Lauderdale covered in red ribbons—the symbol of AIDS awareness and solidarity—from a previous year’s AIDS awareness event spearheaded by AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF).
As hundreds of Floridians prepare to observe the 26th Anniversary of World AIDS Day—which is officially marked each year on December 1st—AHF announces 13 Florida events in seven cities throughout the state. AHF will host over 160 events around the world to promote testing, treatment for HIV/AIDS; International commemorations will launch global campaign to connect twenty million HIV-positive people to treatment by the year 2020. In the U.S., many events focus on the fact that the ‘War on AIDS in the U.S. Is Being Lost’. For more information on all of AHF’s World AIDS Day events, please visit http://www.aidshealth.org/wad/ (click on U.S. Events for detailed info on FL events).