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Public Allies Mississippi Interns Inspired to Help Their Community

The 2017-2018 Public Allies Mississippi cohort has been busy. The now seven-member cohort, working in Jackson and in Oxford, meets alternating Fridays at the Foundation for the Mid South office in Jackson to reflect as […]

Foundation for the Mid South Announces 2017-2018 Public Allies Mississippi Interns

The Foundation for the Mid South has selected eleven native Mississippians to join the 2017-2018 cohort of Public Allies Mississippi. Brandy Nichols, Jada Bass, Kristopher Thigpen, Silas Delaware III, and Deonte Cheeks, all from Jackson, […]

Foundation Featured on MPB’s “Mississippi Edition”

Making Mississippi’s communities better, one community at a time. Mississippi Public Broadcasting’s interviewed Cris Crothers, Communications Director on “Mississippi Edition” about the Foundation for the Mid South’s approach to community development and our Community of Opportunities work […]

Getting on Track to a Tasty Career

Twenty-year-old Brandon loves to cook.  Not only does the young man enjoy preparing tasty dishes, it turns out that he is exceptionally good at it.  Employed as a pantry chef by the renowned Café Adelaide […]

Gratee Spotlight: St. Francis County CDC

It is the mission of the St. Francis County CDC to make Forrest City, Arkansas, and St. Francis County a place where more people choose to live and work. A long-time partner with the Foundation […]

Strong Jobs, Strong Communities

NOVA Workforce Institute of Northeast Louisiana: Strong Jobs, Strong Communities NOVA is changing lives in northeast Louisiana, one job at a time.   NOVA, a Foundation for the Mid South community development grantee from 2012 […]

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