CDC HIV/AIDS/Viral Hepatitis/STD/TB Prevention News Update RHODE ISLAND: Rhode Island Capital City to Turn Red for World
December 1, 2011
Associated Press (12.01.11) - Thursday, December 01, 2011
Fifteen buildings around Rhode Island's capital city -
including the Statehouse, Providence City Hall, the Rhode
Island Convention Center, and several large office towers -
will be bathed in red light tonight to mark World AIDS Day.
Providence Mayor Angel Taveras will host an awareness event at
the Biltmore Hotel; joining him will be Rhode Island first
lady Stephanie Chafee, who was one of the state's first nurses
to care for AIDS patients.