Papa Bear, founder of San Antonio AIDS Foundation, was SA’s first major HIV/AIDS Advocate. When gay men, who were patrons of Robert “Papa Bear” Edwards’ bar, became sick and dying of AIDS in the early ‘80s when not much was known about the disease, he knew he had to do something to offer them comfort and care and soon founded the San Antonio AIDS Foundation.
Written by Cbreit on Mar 3 2015 - 3:47pm
The San Antonio AIDS Foundation invites the community to its annual WEBB Party fundraiser! In honor of WEBB Party’s last year as an official Fiesta® event, before becoming a Halloween-themed event in fall 2016, this year’s theme is “¡Última Fiesta!” Corresponding with this theme, the dress code for the popular fundraiser for the San Antonio AIDS Foundation (SAAF, sāf) is “Fiesta Flourish.” Partygoers should plan to rock their favorite Fiesta® fashions with the signature WEBB Party twist.