Kramer was a founder of GMHC and ACT UP, and one of the leading voices calling for action against HIV and AIDS.
Pippins came from Florida to New York to care for her son as he was dying of AIDS complications and stayed to help others affected by the disease.
Probation officials and a judge weren't impressed with the "Pharma bro," who's now a convicted fraudster.
The fund is meant to help deliver HIV care that could be disrupted by the pandemic.
Bowie was executive director of Being Alive Los Angeles, which provided mental health counseling and other services to people living with HIV.
Ramjee was particularly noted for her research on vaginal microbicides.
The FDA now recommends that gay and bi men be allowed to donate blood after three months of sexual abstinence, not 12 as previously allowed.