The James Kirk Bernard Foundation honors the life, work and passions of Jamie Bernard. The fund will focus on scientific research on suicide and autism and services for those affected. The fund will also support Jamie’s home, Bard College, and humanitarian efforts that Jamie cared about so deeply.
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 which amount, after only twenty-two years, to an admirable life’s work. He is greatly missed by his family, friends, educators, and everyone who knew him and thus admired and cared for him.
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