REPORT ABUSE: 800-962-2873

HER LEGACY. OUR COMMITMENT.
because Child Safety Matters to all of us

About the foundation

A DREAM 17 YEARS IN THE MAKING

The Monique Burr Foundation for Children, Inc. (MBF) was founded in 1997 by Edward E. Burr to continue the work of his late wife, Monique Burr, a devoted child advocate. The Foundation was created to continue her legacy and our mission remains to make a positive impact on the community at large, to create change in a family’s life for the better and to give hope in the life of a child by providing prevention education that is relevant to issues facing children today. The Foundation is dedicated to protecting children from all forms of child abuse and bullying by providing the best prevention education programs...Learn More

Programs & Education

MBF CHILD SAFETY MATTERS™

MBF Child Safety Matters is a research–based, primary prevention education program for all Florida elementary schools, developed to educate and empower elementary students, school personnel, and adults with information... Program Details

D2L STEWARDS OF CHILDREN

Darkness to Light (D2L) Stewards of Children is a child sexual abuse prevention program for adults by the national organization, Darkness to Light, a nonprofit headquartered in Charleston, SC whose mission is to empower people to prevent child sexual abuse. Get Educated

FOUNDATION EVENTS

Latest Updates

First Bucket

More Than $160,000 Raised

12.02.2014

World-renowned golf players and local teams recently came together to raise more than $160,000 at the 19th Annual Monique Burr Foundation for Children, Inc. Pro Am Golf Tournament. This year’s event marks the launch of the newly-named tournament. Formerly known as the Jinglebells Pro Am...Read More [+]

Second Bucket

October is National Bullying Prevention Month

10.01.2014

Bullying Awareness Month Web Banner
The Florida Children and Youth Cabinet is supporting Bullying Awareness Month in October through a number of venues and activities... Read More [+]

Third Bucket

Florida's Efforts Against Human Trafficking

6.10.2014

Human trafficking, while some are unaware that it even exists, is now the second most profitable illegal activity in the U.S., surpassing illegal arms sales and falling just short of the number one crime, illegal... Read More [+]