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Ariana Lazo – Be Brave Award Winner Spring 2020

Jul 11, 2020
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Hello, hello! It is an honor to be the recipient of the bebo mia’s Be Brave Scholarship Award! My name is Ariana Lazo. My family and I are from Colorado, USA. It’s my husband, our four children and myself. We are a pretty close bunch, and enjoy camping and family movie nights. As a mother,…

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bebo mia’s Maternal Support Practitioner (doula training) Scholarship Themes

Jul 6, 2020
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Are you getting excited about the upcoming Maternal* Support Practitioner (Doula) Training?!  We are, too – and we are extra excited about our Doula Training Scholarship Program! Did you know that we ensure that our whole team reads all of the applications submitted? For the upcoming application process,  we will be keeping an eye out for…

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Brianna Bee Philanthropy Award Winner Spring 2020

Jun 21, 2020
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Hello, friends! My name is Brianna. I am a 27 year old single woman living in South Florida with my adorable dog, Freddie. I am currently studying to become a licensed massage therapist alongside starting the training to become a doula. Prior to starting this journey, I’ve been a bartender, a food truck manager, an…

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Velvet Fuller Black Women Birthing Justice Scholarship Winner Spring 2020

Jun 21, 2020
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    My name is Velvet, I’m a 25 year old mother of three adorable kids. I’m from Louisiana. I love music and being creative through arts and crafts. I like to do lots of family activities because I am on mommy duties 24/7 lol. I’m passionate about helping others and achieving all my goals…

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Dy’Ana Turner BIPOC Doula Journey Bursary Winner Spring 2020

Jun 21, 2020
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  My name is Dy’Ana Turner; I am the single mom of an amazing 5 year old and a veteran of the U.S. Army. I currently reside in Houston, TX but I’m from Richmond, CA. Community is the backbone of our cities, the closest gathered union next to one’s own home. My parents and community…

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Trina Lathlin – The Birth Justice Scholarship Winner Spring 2020

Jun 21, 2020
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    tansi, Trina nitsiyihkâson Hello, my name is Trina I am a Swampy Cree woman with my maternal family originating from Treaty 5 territory but I was born and raised on Treaty 4 land in Saskatchewan, Canada. Acknowledging the land I live and work on is important to me as a person with some…

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Brittney Elm Intersectional or Bust Award Winner Spring 2020

Jun 18, 2020
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  I am currently a stay at home mom and wife and have 7 children who range in age from 18 years old to 2 months. I am from the Oneida First Nation of the Thames and am from the turtle clan and currently reside in the city of London.  In 2019 I graduated from…

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Devin Biggs-Vanderhorst Queers for Queer Care Award Winner Spring 2020

Jun 18, 2020
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  My name is Devin Biggs -Vanderhorst, I am 38 years old from Harlem, New York.  I am a mother of 7, 2 boys 19, and 16 years of age. 4 girls ages 14,13,11, & 2. I would also have a 24-year-old but she unfortunately passed away 2 hours after birth. But I will forever…

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Erin Vinson Be Brave Award Winner Spring 2020

Jun 18, 2020
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Hey Ya’ll!  My name is Erin Vinson. Lover of all things purple, sweet tea, photography, and animals of course! I’m a 26 year old, mother to one sweet little nugget, my two month old, Edyn Azalea. As the youngest of four girls, I was born and raised right here in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, more commonly known…

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Jayde Smith BIPOC Doula Journey Bursary Recipient Spring 2020

Jun 18, 2020
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My name is Jayde, and I am 30 years old! I currently live in Texas with my 8-year-old son. Its just the two of us (single mom life) but a kick ass one! I am the 2020 recipient of the BIPOC Doula Journey Award.   I wanted this scholarship because I felt like it’s about time,…

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