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November 29, 2023 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
The AIDS Support Organization (TASO) Soroti region project has planned a fundraising initiative to support over 560 adolescents and children living with HIV under the care of TASO Soroti.
The organization seeks support to raise over 50million from well-wishers and corporate institutions towards this course.
The aim of the fundraising initiative, dubbed: “three in one” run, walk and fitness dance, is to mobilize support for continuity in treatment and resilience building for adolescents and children in care through educational support to the most vulnerable. .
Dr. Ronald Opito, the program manager TASO Soroti center for excellence, said that the event shall be held on the 29th May 2022 at Mayor’s Garden and her Excellency, the Vice President Major Retired Jessica Alupo, is expected to be Chief Guest.
The activity shall be taking place in all the TASO centers across the country.
Besides the three in one activities, there will be HIV testing using the new self-testing technique session as one the prime entries to HIV prevention as the organization looks towards ending HIV related epidemic by 2030.
Taso has a network of 11 Service Centers across the country and takes care of over 200,000 people living with HIV. Over 6,061 of these are in TASO Soroti, with 560 being adolescents and children.