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Family Generated Anti-Violence Initiative Meeting!

SAVE THE DATE!  Nollie’s purpose through our Family Generated Anti-Violence Initiative is to reduce incidences of increasing violence inside homes, schools, and communities. We ask that our committee members and other women and girls would plan to attend the meeting on Thursday, May 25, 2017. Please click on the link for more details: 2017 DV […]

State Capitol – PRESS CONFERENCE & LOBBY DAY!

On March 3rd, at the Capitol updates will be provided on the efforts to secure economic security for all women/girls across the State of Mississippi.  Please join us where information will be provided that can improve the overall well-being of women/girls and make Mississippi a place where women/girls can thrive. Calling on Women and Girls to attend: […]

NJFC – DAY OF ACTION TEACH-IN EVENT!!

As a Dignity in Schools Campaign (DSC) national member, Nollie’s Day of Action Teach-In Event on, Saturday, October 10, 2015 was a SUCCESS.  Sixty-two participants came out to support our event, which included:  parents, students, elected officials, and community members.  YOUTH demonstrated through an AMAZING PLAY how suspensions impact students of color; especially African-American students […]

LEXINGTON DOMESTIC VIOLENCE WALK!

ALERT NOTICE!! – There is a change of meeting place for the Lexington Domestic Violence Walk scheduled for, Saturday, October 17, 2015 from 10-12pm.  All participants should meet @ the Sheriff’s Department and we will walk up to the Holmes County Court House (we will not be walking from the Court House to the Sheriff’s […]

DSC 2015 Annual Week of Action Against School Pushout!

It’s that time of the year, when the DSC National Campaign will host events across the United States each day in it’s 2015 Annual Week of Action Against School Pushout promoting a different theme related to the Week of Action and promote messages, statistics, local events and photos related to that theme that can be […]

We are asking you to support us in getting rid of corporal punishment in the Holmes County School District. Please help us to get 300 signatures before our Board meeting on Tuesday, September 1, 2015.  The link is shown below: http://petitions.moveon.org/sign/elimination-of-corporal.fb4?source=c.fb&r_by=1351196

July 23rd at 10 a.m. EDT — Live-Streaming the 25th Anniversary Celebration of the ADA

On July 23, 2015 from 10:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. (Eastern Time), the U.S. Department of Justice, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, and the U.S. Access Board will present “A Celebration of the 25th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act” available as a live stream broadcast on ADA.gov. Speakers will include Attorney General […]

HEARINGS ON MS SCHOOL FUNDING INITIATIVES

via Mandy Rogers, Parents United Together (PUT) and Families As Allies (Joy Hogge) Hearings, each starting at 5:30 p.m., will be held: » Aug. 11 at the Jackson State University e-Center in Jackson. » Aug. 13 at the Gale Center in Hernando. » Aug. 17 at the Link Centre in Tupelo. » Aug. 20 at […]

SCHOLARS OF PEACE PROGRAM

Click on link below for further details into NJFC’S Scholars of Peace Program, which is an Action Research Project through Community Service Learning for Social Change.  Our Summer Institute Orientation is scheduled for June 1-2, 2015 and the  8 weeks program will begin Thursday, June 4, 2015. NJFC Recruitment App-1 NJFC Recruitment App-2

Domestic Violence Awareness Month (Rally/March)!!!

Nollie Jenkins Family Center is hosting its FIRST Domestic Violence Rally and March in Holmes County on, THURSDAY, APRIL 30,2015  from 3:30-7:30pm at the Multi-Purpose Complex Building.  We consider the City of Lexington, Holmes County Board of Supervisor, Holmes County Sheriff’s Department, and other elected and public official partners in our efforts to educate citizens […]