Campaign Against HIV/AIDSThe World’s AIDS day is held every year on the 7th of December. To honor the World’s Aids Day, YEDI organised two kick against HIV Tournaments in Partnership with SOS Children’s Village (CV) Isolo, Aids Care Manager (ACM), Excellence Community Education Welfare Scheme (ECEWS) and Eti-Osa Youth Development.
Kick Against HIV Tournament In SOS Children’s Village
The program was on the 30th of November 2013 with support from our partners MAC AIDS Fund and the SOS Children’s Village. Over a hundred youth graced the event, which served as an opportunity to educate young people on how to prevent HIV/AIDS and also to become game changers in the community by puttung into practice the knowledge that was acquired.
Before the tournament…Still Kicking against HIV with MAC AIDS Fund
Lagos AIDS Walk
The Lagos AIDS walk which was held on the 7th of December, 2013 in collaboration with Eti-Osa Youth Development Initiative witnessed a high turn-out. Over a thousand youths participated in the rally from different Non-Governmental Organizations and Government establishments within Lagos State.
We all walked away from the spread and stigma associated with HIV/AIDS…..WE SCREAMED OUT NO!!!!!
Lagos State Action Committee on HIV/AIDS ( LSACA) provided three(3) free mobile HCT facilities for the community; Over a hundred GRASSROOTSOCCER coaches participated and acted as peer educators on HIV/AIDS within the community.