Welcome to Rural AIDS Action Network

Rural AIDS Action Network leads rural Minnesota in the fight to stop HIV through a broad array of client services, risk reduction, advocacy and awareness. Since 1991, RAAN has served over 10,000 individuals. RAAN’s experienced staff provide programs and services to clients in 80 counties outside of the Twin Cities metro area.

RAAN envisions rural communities where persons living with or affected by HIV/AIDS live dignified lives and receive appropriate and compassionate medical care, and where communities understand the realities of transmission and prevention.

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Join Team RAAN at the Red Ribbon Ride!!

“Red Ribbon Ride is a fully supported 4 day, 300 mile bike ride to raise vital funds for HIV/AIDS services, treatment, prevention and awareness. Red Ribbon Ride 2016 will take place July 21st – July 24th, 2016. The Red Ribbon Ride benefits 8 HIV/AIDS service organizations here in Minnesota; African American AIDS Task Force, Clare Housing, Hope House of St. Croix Valley, Minnesota AIDS Project, One Heartland, Park House, Rural AIDS Action Network and The Aliveness Project. Whether you are first time rider, experienced veteran, looking for a physical challenge, want to experience the beauty of Minnesota on a bicycle or have a connection to the cause the Red Ribbon Ride is for you. Join us.
Make YOUR difference.”

Want to learn more about our team, donate, or volunteer-join Team RAAN!

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Website Funded by U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), HIV/AIDS Bureau (HAB), State of Minnesota Department of Human Services, Otto Bremer Foundation and other public support.