The Road To Stardom
Ready to be a Star? Let’s get going!
You have what it takes to raise $1,000 and become a Star Walker at AIDS Walk LA 2021. All you have to do is follow the Road to Stardom. Check back here every week for fundraising tips, physical walk Challenges, Leaderboard updates, and inspiration to keep you on track toward your goals.
Don’t forget to grab your bestie and continue to fundraise with Ongina’s Tip #2.
This week you can also visit the Long Beach APLA Health clinic and learn how to boost your fundraising by reaching out to your BFF!
Focus on getting the word out to your followers about AIDS Walk 2021. Download and share our custom social graphics to inspire your network.
July 27 - Complete the Bronze Level Challenge!
Download this map of Shoreline Aquatic Loop Park in Long Beach and make the 2.3 mile loop with your team. We recommend visiting AllTrails.com for more information on this loop, or to find a 2.3 mile walk near you! Don’t forget to share your Walk with us at the bottom of this page to claim your Bronze Level prize!
Then meet DTLA Dental Clinic Adolfo in this week’s APLA Health clinic story.
Also, see how to use your social media to share excitement and earn donations in Ongina’s Tip #3.
August 3 - Recruit your co-workers!
Watch the feel-good story of Daijon and APLA Health’s Dr. Bendimez in this Behavioral Health Clinic spotlight.
Looking to pick up the pace before our Silver Checkpoint? Check out our 14 Fundraising Steps to up your game.
We all know someone with something to promote. Trade a shoutout for donations with Ongina’s Tip #5.
See how the 14 NOLP food pantries around LA County give individuals like Mark food security and nutritional education to build healthy habits.
We’re almost at the halfway point. See what’s around the corner and keep these important AIDS Walk LA milestones in mind.
Step up with the Silver Checkpoint Challenge!
Download this map of the Baldwin Hills Scenic Overlook Trail and get some of the best views of the city with your team. We recommend visiting AllTrails.com for more information on this loop, or to find a 1.3 mile walk near you! Don’t forget to share your Walk with us at the bottom of this page to claim your Silver Level prize!
Then get to know Ismael and learn about the community for older men being created in the HIVE Program.
Finally, get pupped up for fundraising with Ongina’s Tip #6
Host a game night with your squad to raise funds with a side of friendly (or intense) competition. See what we mean in Ongina’s Tip #7.
Mark your calendars now for the ABC7 AIDS Walk Special on Sunday, September 19. Get in our Fundraising Challenge and you could see your name on TV!
Watch the ABC7 special!
Tune into ABC7 this Sunday at 6:30pm for the AIDS Walk LA live special. We’ve got exciting content, our fundraising challenge winners, and much more. Watch the episode here.
See how the APLA Health Mid-Wilshire clinic provides a warm and welcoming place for patients like Huber to receive expert HIV-specific care.
Then, reach out to the characters you went to school with in Ongina’s Tip #8.
Go for the Gold Checkpoint Challenge!
Download this map of the Griffith Park Observatory Trail and find yourself among the stars with your team. We recommend visiting alltrails.com for more information on this loop, or to find a 2.5 mile walk near you! Don’t forget to share your Walk with us at the bottom of this page to claim your Gold Level prize!
The finish line is in sight! Watch this message from Ongina and get pumped up to crush it between now and October 3rd.
Make the last week of AIDS Walk LA your best one yet! Watch the finale of The Walk Show to see the incredible strides that have been made to stop new HIV transmission, and what the future holds.
Put the icing dollar on your donation cake with Ongina’s final tip.