Transgender and nonbinary heroes helping our larger society

Around the world, transgender and nonbinary heroes have been angels and Good Samaritans to their non-transgender neighbors, some even risking their lives for the well-being of larger society.

CW: mention of violence, death

Meet these amazing individuals who happen to be transgender and nonbinary. Depending on where you are in the world, you may have benefited from the courage, hard work and kindness.

Thanks to the members of Eastside LGBTQIA Alliance for contributing to this list.