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The last day to take advantage of the Early Bird Registration Discount for the 'Hope Without Boundaries' 5K Run/Walk is Friday, March 31. Register TODAY:

The family-friendly event, scheduled for Saturday, June 3 (National Harbor, MD)

GREAT NEWS: Lauren Kingsbury has been found. In the second photo, please read an update from @LaurelPD

Thank you to everyone who shared her photo around. We are glad that Lauren is safe.


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On Patrol:Live – Jordan Taylor is missing from Queens, New York

Jordan Taylor is missing from Queens, New York.

Black and Missing Foundation Launches Production Company BAMFI Enterprises on National Missing Person’s Day

BAMFI launches a multi-faceted production company to create content and provide technical consultation for television, film and digital/streaming media with a focus on missing persons of color.

Lifetime Greenlights “Black Girl Missing” From Star and Executive Producer Garcelle Beauvais

Continuing with Lifetime's mission to provide a platform for unheard voices, the network announces the greenlight and airdate for the original movie Black Girl Missing, from executive producer and star Garcelle Beauvais.

On Patrol:Live – Alexis Ware is missing from Anderson, South Carolina

Alexis Ware is missing from Anderson, South Carolina.

Podcast: Mind Over Murder

Natalie and Derrica Wilson, co-founders of the "Black and Missing Foundation" join "Mind Over Murder" podcast hosts Bill Thomas and Kristin Dilley for a fascinating conversation about their organization.

Many missing persons never make the headlines. How can we improve?

Thousands of people go missing every year in the United States, yet only some cases make national headlines and dominate the news cycle.

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"God Bless you! My mom contacted me to say that my daughter Ashleigh Porter was in Ebony magazine. I was so glad that my missing child was given the opportunity to this type of exposure. It has been so hard. She went missing on April 20, 2009. I agree totally that law enforcement and the media in some instances do us no justice. I knew nothing of your organization prior to this, but I'll know more now. You have given me a great service and I feel indebted to you. I do not want people to forget about my Ashleigh. Thank you again and bless your hearts for starting this organization."


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