Agave restaurant gets an early start on Cinco de Mayo with ‘Cinco de Gayo,’ where a portion of today’s sales benefit the AIDS Research Consortium of Atlanta.

Celebrate ‘Cinco de Gayo’ at Agave

“A portion of the night’s proceeds will go directly to this great cause! Enjoy delicious food and help fund the fight against AIDS at the same time! We hope to see you there!” the restaurant posted on its Facebook page.

Agave is open from 5 p.m. until 10 p.m. tonight. The restaurant is located at 242 Boulevard SE Atlanta, GA 30312. You can make reservations online at

ARCA is a national leader in testing HIV medicines. The organization has tested 27 of the 30 drugs now available worldwide for treatment of HIV infection. ARCA has also conducted research studies of HIV-prevention interventions, such as vaccines and pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) and offers free confidential STD testing for men.   ARCA is also now working with GeoVax, Inc as the only site worldwide to design and conduct a treatment vaccine trial for people who are newly HIV infected.