Mama Cax, also known as Caxmee, was a model, activist, and social media influencer who made a powerful impact on the world before her untimely death in December 2019. Mama Cax, born in Haiti and reared in New York, was recognized for her uncompromising sincerity and unshakable dedication to working for people with disabilities and chronic diseases.
Mama Cax was diagnosed with osteosarcoma, a type of bone cancer, at 14. After undergoing a below-knee amputation, she became a fierce advocate for people with disabilities and chronic illnesses, using her platform to raise awareness about the challenges faced by those with disabilities and to promote inclusivity and diversity in the fashion industry.
With her unique perspective and confident, fearless approach, Mama Cax quickly became a popular figure on social media, inspiring countless followers with her positive outlook and advocacy for those with disabilities. She also made a name for herself as a model, appearing in campaigns for brands such as Nike, Target, and H&M.
Rise to Fame
Mama Cax became a model and influencer in the early 2010s, quickly gaining a large following on social media platforms like Instagram. Her fearless approach to fashion and her unwavering commitment to advocating for those with disabilities and chronic illnesses quickly made her a popular figure and became a sought-after model and influencer.
In addition to her modelling work, Mama Cax was also an active speaker and advocate, giving talks and appearing on panels to discuss the challenges faced by those with disabilities and to promote inclusivity and diversity in the fashion industry.
Although Mama Cax was widely known for her modelling and activism, she was also a private person, and not much is known about her personal life. However, her unwavering commitment to advocating for those with disabilities and her positive outlook on life inspired countless people and made her a beloved figure in the disability community.
Throughout her career, Mama Cax achieved many milestones and profoundly impacted the world. Some of her most notable accomplishments include:
Appearing in campaigns for major brands such as Nike, Target, and H&M
Being named one of the top models to follow on Instagram by Harper’s Bazaar
Giving talks and appearing on panels to advocate for those with disabilities
Mama Cax’s modelling work and her advocacy for those with disabilities earned her recognition from both the fashion industry and the disability community, and she quickly became an icon and a role model for many.
Despite her untimely death, Mama Cax has left a lasting legacy and continues to inspire people worldwide. Her fearless approach to fashion and her unwavering commitment to advocating for those with disabilities has inspired countless people and helped promote inclusivity and diversity in the fashion industry.
Mama Cax’s life and work continue to be celebrated, and she is remembered as a trailblazer and an icon in the disability community. Her positive outlook, confident approach, and unwavering commitment to advocacy have made her a beloved figure. Her legacy will inspire future generations for many years to come.