EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) – El Paso’s Border AIDS Partnership (BAP) announced that its 15th annual spotlight silent art auction is set to return Dec. 3.

The event is a fine art silent auction and juried competition in observance of World AIDS Day. It will be held from 6 to 8:30 p.m. in the El Paso Community Foundation’s Foundation Room, 333 N. Oregon St.

It will be an in-person event but bidding on original artwork will be conducted online. It is a juried show.

According to the BAP, they have been able to distribute more than $2.3 million to support innovative HIV prevention and education programs since 1996.

“Our 15th silent art auction is a fun way for local artists and the community to join together to provide critical resources for people from El Paso, Cd. Juárez and Las Cruces who are battling HIV/AIDS,” said Floyd Johnson, event committee chairman and board member.

All bidding will occur online and tickets may be purchased for $20 through their website.

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