Hollis new Chairman of Community Foundation Board of Directors

Hernando, Miss. July 1, 2016– The Community Foundation of Northwest Mississippi is pleased to announce that Scott Burnham Hollis will now serve as chairman of its Board of Directors. Scott Burnham Hollis of Olive Branch is an attorney and is founder and managing member of Hollis Legal Solutions, PLLC, a general law practice in Olive … Continued

CLARKSDALE BLUES STUDENTS WIN A NATIONAL ARTS AWARD

The Delta Blues Museum Arts and Education Program in Clarksdale was announced Monday as a winner of the 2014 National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Award. Twelve community-based organizations that develop learning and life skills in young people by engaging them in the arts or humanities were recognized as winners at a White House ceremony. … Continued

Grant multiplies Rock & Blues in Clarksdale

Clarksdale’s Rock & Blues Museum attracts local and visitors, presenting culture not only from Mississippi blues, but the rock and roll music it inspired. This young nonprofit offers the viewpoint of its Dutch founders, who transferred their collection from Holland to the Delta. The Community Foundation’s $5,000 grant triggered a $50,000 grant from Southern Bancorp … Continued