We Are Family: Abraham (1:43) I Greater Than AIDS

I was 18, a freshman in college – I didn’t understand how I would live with HIV. I remember my dad just giving me a big hug and he was really supportive of me and my mom, – at the time that she didn’t know about HIV, but she never judged me When I was […]

We Are Family: Deondre & Kathy | Coming Home (1:59) | Greater Than AIDS

Wanna play? So can you come up? C’mon. Now give me a hug. That’s what I’m talking about. You hungry at all? This is my home. This is where I grew up, where I can always come back to. This is my family. When he told me he was HIV positive, I was very afraid. […]

We Are Family: Meet the Families 1.0 (2:09) I Greater Than AIDS

You look the exact same. When you get a diagnosis like HIV you tell yourself internally that I’m not valuable anymore. I wanted her to know that she could talk to me and I would not judge her. We have to get over the stigmas that we place on it. We have to stop looking […]

We Are Family: Meet the Families 2.0 (2:26) | Greater Than AIDS

Adrian is a wonderful – I always going to say kid because he’s always going to be my kid. I didn’t know about HIV. I heard about it, but I wasn’t educated on it. Telling my parents that I was HIV positive, I guess I felt I didn’t want to disappoint them. We’ll get through […]

We Are Family: Adrian & Angie (4:32) | Greater Than AIDS

Getting on top of a ladder, but as long as something doesn’t fall on your head. No, I don’t trust you on the ladder anymore. Adrian is a wonderful – I always going to say kid because he’s always going to be my kid. She’s the definition of resilience. And I think a lot of […]