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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

Tallahassee Bill-Signing Ceremony

4.14.2014

Good afternoon everyone. I figured you all needed an update about my most recent trip to Tallahassee. On Tuesday, April 1, 2014, I took part in a bill-signing ceremony; the bills were designed to better protect children from sexual predators... Read More [+]

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April is Child Abuse Prevention Month

4.10.2014

April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month. As a professional who has worked in this field since 1995, I’ve participated in April activities many times, and again this year I find myself saddened... Read More [+]

Third Buckets

MBF Prevents Bullying in the Community

3.11.2014

March is National Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month and it’s a perfect time to talk about bullying, since so many kids are bullied simply because they are different. According to the Centers for Disease Control, about 1 in 6 kids in the US have a developmental disability... Read More [+]