Las Cruces – Fred Martino speaks with Kat Taylor. The Las Cruces-area woman was diagnosed with HIV about 12 years ago. She speaks to area students about HIV and AIDS and helps the non-profit organization, the Southern New Mexico Aid and Comfort Partnership. The organization holds its 12th annual Red Ribbon Bash on Friday, August 20th at the Farm and Ranch Museum in Las Cruces. Tickets for the fundraiser and dinner are available by calling 575-993-2121.