William Brawner is the Founder & Executive Director of Haven Youth Center, Inc., a non-profit organization that provides educational, social, and recreational services to HIV positive youth and young adults located in Philadelphia, PA.
William has recently released a documentary: “25 to Life” highlighting his diagnosis, life of stigma and discrimination.
William has been featured in many magazines, and received awards for his work in advocacy and service.
William has shared the stage with Earvin “Magic” Johnson in to share his story of triumph, and presented at the Essence Music Festival. He has been the keynote speaker at educational institutions throughout the country, especially Historically Black Colleges & Universities to encourage testing and behavioral changes.
Above all his accomplishments,
William’s greatest accomplishment is that of being a proud husband and father. William strives to build a legacy that his son can follow in one day.