News

September 30, 2010

JKBF Provides Support for Active Minds and Extreme Sports Camp in 2010

2010 The Foundation will provide a grant of $10,000 to Active Minds.  This grant will support the development of an Interactive Program Bank, support one Chapter Coordinator Sustainability trip and provide scholarships for the organization’s annual conference.  The Active Minds Interactive Program Bank is an online resource where college chapters from across the country can share […]

September 04, 2010

Taming the Blank

Today, in honor of Jamie’s birthday, a collection of Jamie’s writings has been compiled into the book Taming the Blank. A portion of the proceeds from the sale of this book with be donated to the foundation.

May 01, 2010

JKBF makes first grant to Bard College Scholarship Fund

The James Kirk Bernard Foundation’s first grant since its inception in February 2010 will go to the Bard College Class of 2010 Scholarship Fund. The fund was established by the graduating senior class to provide scholarships to rising seniors unable to complete their education due to financial hardship. The fund honors the memory of the three […]

January 31, 2010

Highlights

Today, January 25, 2012, marks the second anniversary of Jamie’s passing. We love and miss him today with particular intensity, but we will love and miss him always. We ask that those who knew Jamie take a few moments of their day to remember him, and we hope that remembering him- his humor, his talents, […]

January 31, 2010

In Memory of Jamie Bernard

Jamie Bernard was a kind, creative, and brave young man who lived his entire life with generous humor and quiet courage until the day he passed from us. He was a beautiful human being, and that beauty will live on in the memories of those he left behind and in the many writings and drawings […]