The mission of David’s Legacy Foundation is to eliminate cyber and other bullying, of children and teens, through education, legislation, and legal action.
GET LEGAL SUPPORT WITH THE DON’T BULLY ME PROJECT
The Don’t Bully Me (DBM) Project is working to bridge the gap that exists between those who are victims of bullying, parents, schools, teachers and the rest of the community with the goal of putting an end to bullying. The DBM Project aims to focus on providing legal services to resolve – through court order or other legal remedies – situations where serious incidents of repeated physical, social, and/or verbal bullying is occurring.
Educate today with a speaker on cyberbullying
Much of what is happening today lies in a lack of understanding of what cyberbullying is and how much pressure it puts on kids. That’s where we can help you. You can book a speaker through this website to speak at your school about the dangers of cyberbullying and educate your students on David’s Law. Our presenters will educate students and staff on what cyberbullying is, what the laws are, and how you can help protect yourself and other students from being victims.
In 2016, my family’s world was shattered by the death of our youngest son, David. At just 16 years old, David took his own life after months of being continually harassed, humiliated, and threatened by a group of students through text messages and social media. In the last several months before his death, our previously joyful David became utterly overwhelmed by the constant online barrage of abuse directed toward him; as well as the damaging mental health effects of the design features and content he was exposed to prior to… Read HereREAD MORE
In this Learning Lab episode, host Stephanie Peterson sits down with Maurine Molak, co-founder of David’s Legacy Foundation, to discuss what bullying is and the profound negative impact it has on youth mental health when left unaddressed. Read HereREAD MORE
Ryan Gorman hosts an iHeartRadio nationwide special featuring Maurine Molak, Co-Founder of the David’s Legacy Foundation. Maurine Molak discusses the loss of her 16-year-old son David to suicide following a continual cyber-bullying attack against him by fellow high school students. She also breaks down the foundation’s work in changing laws to protect kids from cyberbullying better and provide the right resources and support for parents and schools to deal with the problem. Read HereREAD MORE