"Bearing witness can change lives..." Johnson told Plus, "oftentimes, It just takes one of us to tell the story of all of us to create real change."
Van Ameringen was known for supporting GMHC, God's Love We Deliver, Lambda Legal, and more.
This multi-hyphenate is living proof status doesn't define you.
The royal couple delivered meals to those in need with the organization, which was founded by Marianne Williamson during the AIDS crisis.
Bowie was executive director of Being Alive Los Angeles, which provided mental health counseling and other services to people living with HIV.
The beloved serodiscordant couple, recently wed in Venice, are continuing to remind people living with HIV that love knows no status.
This year’s list celebrates transgender and gender-nonconforming HIV advocates, including Plus deputy editor, Jacob Anderson-Minshall.