World AIDS Day is celebrated globally on Dec 1st in order to create awareness about the epidemic that continues to affect our world today. This year, join us for an art gallery benefit event “Health is a Human Right” on the evening of Saturday December 4th, 2010 from 5-8 pm, at the Soapbox Laundro-Lounge in downtown Wilmington (255 North Front Street). There will be light refreshments, art displayed from local arts in the community, entertainment and drawing for prizes. There is a $5 donation fee at the door which includes one drawing ticket. All proceeds from the evening will go towards the local non-profit organization: A.C.E.S- AIDS Care and Educational Services to aid them in their support of their clients’ needs.
Artists interested in submitting a piece for display should reflect the evenings theme of “ Health is a Human Right” and help to create awareness to the concern of AIDS. Submissions are due no later than Nov 30th, 2010 at the Soapbox and must be ready to hang. All mediums and sizes are welcome. There will be a fee of $10 for students submissions and $20 for non-students, and it is asked that 30% of profit made be donated to A.C.E.S. Artist will be limited to 5 pieces max.