About Ride for AIDS

Presenting Agency

The mission of AIDS Services Foundation Orange County(ASF) is to prevent the spread of HIV and improve the lives of the men, women and children affected by HIV/AIDS in Orange County. The agency was founded in the late summer of 1985 by a small group of volunteers because people were dying, had nowhere to turn, […]Read more

The HIV/AIDS Story

In 1986, Dr. H. Mahler, the Director of the World Health Organization (WHO) announced that as many as 10 million people worldwide could already be infected with HIV. The first case of HIV/AIDS in Orange County was reported in 1981. Protease inhibitors, introduced in 1996, provided a real glimmer of hope in the fight against […]Read more

What is OCRA?

Orange County Ride for AIDS – Saturday, October 28, 2017   Orange County Ride For AIDS (OCRA) is a fully supported one day ride -not a race- through some of Orange County’s most breathtaking scenery. OCRA offers Century (100 miles), Metric Century (62 miles) and Taste of OCRA (30 miles) rides starting in Irvine. The […]Read more


2010 was our inaugural year. Early in the morning of October 10, 2010, nearly 100 riders gathered at Saddleback College, the start and finish of the Inaugural Orange County Ride for AIDS. The cyclists participated in either a 100-mile Century ride, or a 62.5 mile (100 kilometer) Metric Century ride.  Riders of every level were represented and […]Read more


  • 17982 Sky Park Circle
  • Suite J
  • Irvine, CA 92614-6482


  • AIDS Services Foundation Orange County
  • (PHONE) 949-809-5700
  • (FAX) 949-809-5779


  • Monday through Friday
  • 8:30 am to 5:00 pm