February 2024 Newsletter

Crystal Ball Sponsorships NOW AVAILABLE

The anticipation is building as preparations for the 24th Annual Crystal Ball Gala, themed “Shaken, Not Stirred” are underway. The event, scheduled to take place on January 20th, 2024, at the Arena at Southaven, promises to be an evening full of elegance, entertainment, and philanthropy.   Sponsorships for the event are now available for purchase. Each … Continued

Email Compromised

UPDATE: We’re pleased to inform you that Kara’s email has been thoroughly vetted, and any incoming emails from her are now considered safe. In our ongoing commitment to ensuring a secure digital environment, we urge everyone to exercise vigilance when utilizing technology. If you come across any suspicious activity that looks like it came from … Continued

Media Coverage

In The NewsWe are immensely grateful for the unwavering support of our local community newspapers and magazines, who have been instrumental in featuring us and our nonprofits in their articles. Their dedication to highlighting the efforts of organizations like ours has been a true source of encouragement and inspiration. Through the power of their words … Continued

Henry Miller Current Giving Fund

In memory of Henry Miller’s 16th birthday, his fund is working to boost reading skills through the Quitman County Elementary After-School Tutoring Program. The Henry Miller Endowment teamed up with the Marks Project and a team from the School of Education at the University of Mississippi to reinforce reading skills in a targeted group of … Continued

Associated Wholesale Grocers makes grant to the Community Foundation of Northwest Mississippi for tornado relief

Associated Wholesale Grocers (AWG) in Hernando, Mississippi, through its AWG Cares Advisory Committee, made a $10,000 MISSISSIPPI TORNADO RELIEF grant to the Community Foundation of Northwest Mississippi. The grant was designated for tornado relief efforts in the Rolling Fork, Mississippi area. AWG Cares has donated more than $521,000 to charitable organizations in the communities where … Continued

Community Foundation of Northwest Mississippi Welcomes Scarlet Pearl Investment in STEM Education

Through a generous grant from the Scarlet Pearl Casino, the Community Foundation of Northwest Mississippi has established a fund to support the Advanced STEM Access Program, an innovative program that provides promising high school students in rural, high-poverty Mississippi communities access to advanced STEM courses their schools otherwise could not offer, due to limited resources … Continued

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