December, 2 2016



Join us Friday, December 2, 2016 for World AIDS Day Celebration as MSNBC contributor and Washington Post Editor Jonathan Capehart delivers our 2016 World AIDS Day keynote address.
Jonathan Capehart is the recipient of Pulitzer Prize for Editorial Writing for their series on the Apollo Theater in Harlem, 1999. Jonathan was also a 2011 Esteem Honoree, a distinction given to individuals in recognition of efforts in supporting the African-American and LGBT communities in the areas of entertainment, media, civil rights, business, and art.


he World AIDS Day Celebration is a premier social and fundraising event, focusing on raising public awareness and large corporate, local business, and individual donations to support organizations providing services for those living with HIV/AIDS. Hosted by a diverse group of sponsors, it involves celebrities, dignitaries, civic leaders, volunteers, public officials, alumni, and others who support the mission to eliminate disparities in the world of HIV/AIDS treatment and prevention.


Corporations, local business, and community groups are invited to support the fundraising event with the purchase of sponsorship packages starting at $1,500. Sponsors will be recognized at the event and in related advertising and promotional material. All contributions help support programs, services, and emergency situations. Individual tickets are available for $80.
($110 after November 11th)


Friday, December 2, 2016 Open Bar Begins at 6:00pm


Indianapolis Marriott North (Keystone at the Crossing) 3645 River Crossing Pkwy Indianapolis, IN 46240


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Open Bar 6:00pm-7:00pm

Plated Dinner Served 7:00pm-8:00pm

MC Welcome & Introduce Speaker 7:10pm-7:19pm

HIV/AIDS Criminalization Speaker 7:20pm-7:34pm

MC Introduce Ballroom Speaker 7:35pm-7:39pm

Julian Glover Ballroom / Video 7:40pm-7:59pm

LLS Performance 8:00pm-8:10pm

Introduction of Jonathan Capehart 8:11pm-8:19pm

Jonathan Capehart Keynote Address 8:20pm-8:40pm

MC Transition to Awards / Presenters 8:41pm-8:45pm

Awards Presentation 8:45pm-9:05pm

Charitable Ask 9:06pm-9:30pm