Preserving A Legacy Inspiring A Dream
Inspired by her love for her Grandmothers and her passion to see others succeed Tuania Wright founded Mae and Mary Legacy Foundation
in memory of Trudy Mae Shackleford (1924-1976)
and Mary Louise Wright (1930-2004)
MAE AND MARY LEGACY FOUNDATION, INC. is a 501(c)(3) charitable, educational nonprofit organization. We envision being catalysts for change promoting community engagement through scholarships, empowerment, health education, signature products, services, and events, and improving overall wellness awareness within the Black and African American community.
MAE & MARY SCHOLARSHIP FUND is dedicated to advancing Black and African Americans in the medical and health care profession. Its mission is to financially assist exceptional students who have demonstrated commitment, perseverance, and enthusiasm in continuing their education despite hardships in their lives.
YOU GOTTA DREAM BIG! is a youth empowerment movement designed to empower, mentor, and motivate young people to experience their unlimited potential through education. We desire to:
Encourage confidence in attaining their goals.
Improve their social status and economic well-being.
Inspire a rewarding career with a unique contribution to improving the quality of life.
MAE & MARY CARES represents a healthier lifestyle initiative promoting health education, eliminating health disparities, and improving overall wellness awareness within the Black and African American community.