Online event funds raised to date
Edit in profile section

Welcome to Lizette Munoz's Page

Lizette Munoz

Lizette Munoz

Welcome to my fundraising page!

I'm excited to be a part of this great cause that I hold so close to my heart! This will be my 9th year walking in honor of my cousin Marilyn Castillo. I also walk in honor of my best friend Luis, those still fighting and the ones that are no longer with us. Once again, I have set my goal to 2K and I know with your support I can not only reach it but surpass it.

Thank you in advance!

~ New York City Statistics
New York leads the nation in the number of new HIV cases. More than 108,000 New Yorkers are living with HIV/AIDS, and yet 20% do not know they are infected. To date, over 100,000 New Yorkers have died from
AIDS-related causes.

~ Gay Men/Men Who Have Sex with Men (MSM)
In NYC in 2016, 55% of new HIV diagnoses were among men who have sex with men (MSM), a group that has always been heavily affected by HIV/AIDS and remains at high risk. Nationally, in 2015, MSM accounted for 67% of all new HIV infections as well as nearly half of people living with HIV. Young black MSM accounted for 45% of new HIV infections among black MSM and 55% of new HIV infections among young MSM overall.

~ Over-50 Population
In NYC, 42% of HIV-positive New Yorkers are over 50. Nationally, people aged 55 and older accounted for 19% of the estimated 1.1 million people living with HIV infection in 2010. Of the estimated new HIV infections in 2010 among Americans aged 55 and older: 36% were in white men, and 4% were in white women; 24% were in black men, and 15% were in black women; 12% were in Hispanic/Latino men, and 4% were in Hispanic/Latino women.

~ People of Color
In NYC, 77% of new HIV diagnoses and AIDS-related deaths are among African Americans and Hispanics in 2016. In the U.S., 69% of new infections were among African Americans and Hispanics in 2015.

~ Youth
Nationally, in 2015, about one in five new HIV infections are among youth, ages 13 to 24. Young people aged 13–24 accounted for 22% of all new HIV infections in 2015. More than 80% of all adolescent infections are among males in the U.S.


raised of $2,000 goal


Recent Donations

1. Brenda Borrero
2. Luis G Moyeno
3. Carlos Harris
In support & solidarity <3
4. Samuel Penate
He gives strength to the weary and increases the power of the weak. Isiah 40:29
6. Keith Zurcher

Team Marilyn's Doves - 6566