Wilton Manors World AIDS Day Rally and Concert Draw Record Crowds
On Dec. 1, 2,800 people walked across Wilton Manors in support of HIV/AIDS awareness.
The record number broke last year’s 2500, according to event founder Terry DeCarlo.
The walkers gathered at the Pride Center for encouraging speeches from local politicos, religious leaders and businessmen, including Robert Boo of the Pride Center, Rabbi Noah Kitty, Manors Mayor Gay Resnick, SFGN publisher Norm Kent, and TV Star Michelle Visage.
Wanda Sykes appeared the following night at a benefit concert at the Broward Center for Performing Arts, which was packed.
If you missed either days of this important and dear weekend, check out some of SFGN’s highlights.
World AIDS Day in Wilton Manors
Team Pride South Florida
Terry DeCarlo, Stacy Hyde, Bill Huelsman
Wanda Sykes at the Broward Center for Performing Arts
Nick, Wanda Sykes, Mark Budwig
Opening Comedian Kieth Robinson
Nadine Smith and Phillip Dearborn