Celebrating 20 Years of Protecting Children

The Monique Burr Foundation for Children is busy preparing for our annual fundraiser, A Night at Roy’s on May 16th. This is always an exciting and fun event, but this…Read more »

Child Mental Health Awareness

Did you know that May is Mental Health Awareness Month? According to the National Alliance on Mental Illness, 1 in 5 Americans will be affected by a mental health condition…Read more »

2017 Child Advocacy Center (CAC) Training and Conference

On April 28th, the Monique Burr Foundation for Children (MBF) held its first Child Advocacy Center (CAC) Training and Conference. This amazing event brought over 60 dedicated professionals from 23…Read more »

The Monique Burr Foundation for Children Announces “A Night At Roy’s” Special Guests

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (April 26, 2017) – Tickets are on sale for “A Night at Roy’s,” the Monique Burr Foundation for Children, Inc.’s (MBF) annual signature fundraising event. “A Night at…Read more »

How Schools Can Aid in Child Abuse Prevention

Today’s blog wraps up our series focusing on National Child Abuse Prevention Month. Hopefully you saw some pinwheels and blue ribbons in and around your community as symbols of child…Read more »

Sexual Assault Awareness Month – Keeping Children Safe

This month we’ve talked about April being National Child Abuse Prevention Month and National Sexual Assault Awareness Month. This week we are focusing on one area of victimization, child sexual…Read more »

Preventing Sexual Assault: Understanding Consent

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month Last week we talked about April being Child Abuse Prevention Month. However, April is also Sexual Assault Awareness Month, a month dedicated to raising…Read more »

Child Abuse Prevention Month

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month and it reminds us all why child safety matters!   The month of April is a time to celebrate spring, warmer weather, and vacations….Read more »

5 Safety Rules – No Blame No Shame

No Blame | No Shame…. four words that can make a world of difference in the life of a victimized child! This is the final blog in our series about…Read more »

5 Safety Rules – Talk It Up

Today we continue our blog series on the 5 MBF Child Safety Matters™ Safety Rules.  Safety Rule #4 – Talk It Up teaches children to tell someone if they spot…Read more »

5 Safety Rules – Make a Move

Last week’s blog in our 5 Safety Rules series focused on Safety Rule #2, Spot Red Flags. We discussed the importance of being able to help children learn to identify…Read more »

Chip in for Youth and Support MBF!

The 2017 Players Championship May 9 – May 14, 2017 TPC Sawgrass, Ponte Vedra Beach  The Monique Burr Foundation is proud to be participating in The Player’s Championship “Chip in…Read more »

5 Safety Rules – Spot Red Flags

Last Week we began a blog series based on the 5 Safety Rules, the foundation of our MBF Child Safety Matters Prevention Education Programs: – MBF Child Safety Matters™ for…Read more »

5 Safety Rules – Know What’s Up

Children in the United States suffer higher rates of victimization and crime than adults. Because of this, the Monique Burr Foundation for Children (MBF) is committed to providing quality prevention…Read more »

Protecting Children from Sexual Abuse

Headlines over the past few months have brought to light sex abuse scandals in the world of U.S gymnastics: 2/19/17: Ex-Olympian Among US Gymnasts Claiming Sex Abuse by Team Doctor…Read more »

Parent App Round-Up: Apps That Keep Kids & Teens Safe Online

There’s no doubt about it: we are living in a digital age. Children and teens of all ages are surfing the web and logging on to social platforms daily, and…Read more »