BCARE India is a registered NGO based in Hyderabad, BIC117 of 2003, 12A registered with a mission to prevent further transmission of HIV in the global community. BCARE USA INC. is exempt from federal income tax under section 501(c)(3) of the Code. Thus, BACRE USA INC is recognized as a public charity by the IRS.

Problem: 2011 UNAIDS reports, number of people living with HIV/AIDS are 34.2 million and 8 million PLWHA received ARV, 330 000 children who acquired HIV infection, 2.5 million people acquired HIV infected, 1.7 million died of AIDS related illness. In Asia and pacific about 5 million PLWHA.

Origin and Experience: The idea of connecting the biggest International AIDS Conferences came to existence from AIDS 2006 Toronto, when B'Care for the first created a milestone 'AIDS RIDE 2008', a complete bicycle ride that connected AIDS 2006 & AIDS 2008, on 52 days including 8 resting days! The followed by AIDS RIDE 2010, Mexico City to Vienna, Austria- local bike rides in between, our recent bike ride AIDS RIDE 2012, Boston to Washington DC complete bike ride and now comes AIDS RIDE 2014, Washington DC, USA to Melbourne, Australia. 

AIDS RIDE 2014, Washington DC, USA to Melbourne, Australia is a global bike ride event taking place in few selected countries that could form a pathway to 20th International AIDS Conference, Melbourne, Australia, (AIDS 2014) like: India, South Africa, etc and finally in Australia at the AIDS 2014 Conference! Here comes in India as one segment as AIDS RIDE 2014, Hyderabad to Mumbai

AIDS RIDE 2014, Hyderabad to Mumbai is a roadway to AIDS 2014, Melbourne, Australia.

The aims and objectives of AIDS Ride 2014 are as follows: 1) To raise awareness about HIV/AIDS, 2) To counter stigma and discrimination, thereby promoting and protecting human rights, and more specifically to embody in our actions the theme of the 20th International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2014), 3) To bridge the geographical space between the 19th International AIDS Conference (Washington DC, United States) and the 20th International AIDS Conference (Melbourne, Australia) and 4) finally fundraising. 

The 11 days bike ride to cover 900km approximately will run during the month of May 2014. For all queries, please contact the steering committee:

BCARE International & AIDS RIDE 2014, Hyderabad to Mumbai, [email protected],

www.bcareinternational.orgwww.aidsride2014.org

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