This event is completely free! Just bring yourself and any memories you’d like to share
Support Body Positive and the great work we do this October! We are participating in New Zealand's first ever #giveoutdayNZ, which is being run by Rainbow NZ Charitable Trust on Thursday 20th October 2022.
All donations will be matched dollar-for-dollar by the events generous sponsorship partners, so if you donate $20 to Body Positive, we receive $40!
Stand with us this GiveOUT Day - Thursday 20 October 2022 - head to https://giveout.org.nz and show your support.
International AIDS Candlelight Memorial
Sunday 15th May 2022
The oldest tradition against HIV / AIDS held annually around New Zealand and across the world
Please pop along and show your support at your local event if you are available
The International AIDS Candlelight Memorial is one of the world’s oldest and largest grassroots mobilisation campaigns for HIV awareness in the world. Started in 1983, the International AIDS Candlelight Memorial takes place every third Sunday in May and is led by a coalition of some 1,200 community organisations in 115 countries.
6pm - St Matthews in the City
Cnr Hobson & Wellesley St
6:30pm - The Lady Goodfellow Chapel
University of Waikato, Gate 1, Knighton Road
If you would like to hold a memorial in your local area, please contact us
2022 Digital AIDS Candlelight Memorial
For those who do not live near or are unable to attend a local memorial this year, we are encouraging people to mark the annual AIDS Candlelight Memorial as an individual using available digital platforms.