Because of the lack of education on AIDS discrimination fear panic and lies surrounded me.

We had great faith that with patience understanding and education that my family and I could be helpful in changing their minds and attitudes around.

Ryan White Education Quotes

AIDS can destroy a family if you let it but luckily for my sister and me Mom taught us to keep going. Don’t give up be proud of who you are and never feel sorry for yourself.

Financial hardships were rough on us even though Mom had a good job at G.M.

I was labeled a troublemaker my mom an unfit mother and I was not welcome anywhere.

Ryan White Mom Quotes