2011 WyoAids Walk: Cheyenne

Last Updated on Saturday, 25 February 2012

Wyoming’s 10 annual AIDS Walk continued on Saturday, May 7, 2011 in Cheyenne, Wyoming. This marked Cheyenne's third annual walk event. Registration began at 9:30 a.m. at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church located at 1908 Central Avenue in downtown Cheyenne. The Walk began at 11:30 a.m. and ended with a Rally at the State Capitol. Following the Walk, all participants were invited to return to St. Mark’s  for a free BBQ lunch.  

 

Following the morning’s events, Jason Marsden, Executive Director of the Matthew Shepard Foundation spoke in the Cottonwood room of the Laramie County Library at 2:00 pm.  Mr. Marsden addressed issues such as diversity in our community and the "It gets better" movement.

Free, confidential and anonymous HIV/AIDS testing was provided at St. Mark’s from 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 p.m. and 12:30 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. by Cheyenne/Laramie County Health Department.