Bernie Mac Foundation Latest News

Welcome Our New Program Assistant Simone Ramsey!!

By Allen Wright | October 20, 2020

Simone Ramsey was born in Chicago, Illinois. After being placed in child protective services Simone was raised in Zion, Illinois from childhood to her teenage years.  She was part of the Naval Junior Reserves Officer Training Corporation (NJROTC) all four years of high school. Her love for people and life catapulted her in the direction … Read more

Welcome New Administrative assistant Miah Rogers

By Allen Wright | October 20, 2020

In 2018 Miah Rogers began her quest for a higher education in the field of clinical psychology at Heartland Community College in Bloomington Illinois. During her time as a student at Heartland Community, she academically earned an achievement honors award and was involved in multiple community service organizations. Miah volunteered her service to the YMCA, … Read more

In Memoriam of Dr. Elva Dawson

By Allen Wright | September 23, 2020

Warriors, we regret to announce that our very first “Sarcoidosis Warrior Award” Winner and Purple Carpet Keynote Speaker Dr. Elva Dawson transitioned this past Sunday September 20th. She was a true sarcoidosis warrior, who battled the disease over 40 years. You will be forever remembered and missed.