The 15th Annual Dining Out for Life will be held this Thursday, April 26, 2018. Dining Out for Life is an annual fundraiser for the LGBT Life Center (formerly Access AIDS Care) and 60 other HIV/AIDS organizations in nearly 50 other cities across the U.S. and Canada. Money raised goes to help support HIV / AIDS services. Dining Out for Life was founded in Philadelphia in1991 by Action Wellness (formerly ActionAIDS).
A minimum of 25% of the profits from participating restaurants in Hampton Roads will go to the LGBT Life Center. In addition to LGBT community services, the LGBT Life Center provides HIV education outreach and prevention for men, women, and at-risk youth, testing and support services.
In order to participate in this fundraiser, all you have to do is eat out at a participating restaurant on Thursday. More than 3000 restaurants are taking part in the United States and Canada. There are approximately 50 restaurants in the Hampton Roads area participating this year.
A list of participating restaurants in Hampton Roads can be found here.