The McKenzie Noelle Wilson Foundation


The McKenzie Noelle Wilson Foundation was created in loving memory of McKenzie, who passed away in 2010. The Foundation’s desire is to inspire and help young people find their purpose in a world of challenges.


NOW OPEN! Liv-N-Grace jewelry is now available online with ALL proceeds to go to the Care.Give.Grow. programs. READ MORE

MARC Joins Goodwill

The McKenzie Noelle Wilson Foundation announced that it will commit $1 million over the next four years for after-school academic tutoring, mentoring, and development programs for students of all ages at the McKenzie's Academic Resource Centers (MARC) in Jacksonville.

McKenzie’s Story

On August 17th, 2010, McKenzie passed away from a rare and sudden illness at the age of 15. Her family was overwhelmed as more than 1,800 people attended her funeral to celebrate her beautiful life. Just one month later, her high school decided to retire her softball jersey number “as a lasting tribute to her kindness, spirit, talent, and faith.”

McKenzie had always fostered a deep passion for helping others, and wanted people to feel loved and cared for. The McKenzie Noelle Wilson Foundation was created to embrace this passion of hers and honor her life by helping young people realize their full potential. Read More


We’re counting on the generosity of people like YOU to help us continue to support young people in recognizing their full potential.

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We need YOU to help us make a difference in a child’s life. You can volunteer your TIME as a mentor by signing up online at McKenzie Gives. Volunteers needed from ages 13 and up!


The McKenzie Noelle Wilson Foundation
13936 Ascot Drive
Jacksonville, FL 32250
Adrian Gibbs, Foundation Director

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