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Welcome to the blog, here you will find a lot of information about birth, pregnancy, fertility, real stories, days we commemorate, among many other topics. If any of them you feel important to share, please feel free to tag us as @bebomiainc or #LearnWithBeboMia.

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Jessie Escalante – Fall 2020 Intersectional or Bust Award Winner

Dec 17, 2020
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  So, let’s see… a little about ME, hmmm where do I begin?! I guess my name is a good starting point… Hi! I’m Jessie Escalante and yes that is my maiden name! (You would be surprised how often I get asked that) To help your curious mind my family is from Florida and my…

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Bekirah Ross Fall 2020 Philanthropy Award Winner

Dec 16, 2020
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  Greetings, everyone! My name is Bekirah, but I am called Cette. When asked where I’m from, as a nomadic woman, my response is usually “I’m from everywhere”. I am a pole dance performer, a pole dance/fitness instructor, and I study foreign languages. I served eight years in the US Army, and for a few…

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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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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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