Bonnie Wade Wade works for the rights of GLBT youth in a variety of ways, including as a staff member of Teen Living. Ronald Wadley Wadley is involved in the Same Gender Loving Ministry at Trinity United Church of Christ.
Steve Wakefield Wakefield spend many years in Chicago working for and heading up various gay and AIDS agencies. Paula Walowitz Walowitz is a performer, singing out lesbian music since the 1970s.
Guy Warner Warner was the founder of the first support groups for parents and friends in Chicago, in the 1970s. Vera Washington Washington is an HIV/AIDS counselor, party promoter through Executive Sweet, and longtime worker on LGBT youth issues.
Vera Washington & Pat McCombs McCombs and Washington have been business partners for more than 25 years, running Executive Sweet, parties for women. Shelton Watson Watson has a long and varied activist background in Chicago, from mainstream gay groups to African-American gay organizations.
Christy Webber Webber is owner of owner of Christy Webber Landscapes, a top women-owned business in Chicago. She donates to numerous LGBT and political causes. Donna Weems Weems is a cultural and political activist and long-time Chicagoan who recently retired to Mexico.
Stephen Weiser Weiser and partner Andrew Deppe have volunteered for and supported LGBT religious, sports and political causes for many years. Yvonne Welbon Yvonne Welbon is an award-winning lesbian filmmaker.