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HOLMES COUNTY CANCER AWARENESS WALK!

Please come out on Friday, October 27, 2017 for a good cause – CANCER WALK – Holmes County, MS.  Click on link below for more information.   HCCHS Cancer Walk

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE WALK/RALLY EVENTS!

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, so please click link below to find out where the next upcoming events will take place and we hope to see you there.   2017 DV WALK FLYER

2017 NATIONAL WEEK OF ACTION!

This month, Dignity in Schools Campaign is holding its 8th annual National Week of Action in communities nationwide. The theme this year is “Education is a Human Right! We Will Not Give Up the Fight!”. Members and allies will hold local events across the country; along with a two-day National Week of Action Event in […]

Advocacy Immigrant Meeting!

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month!!!!

Our organization 3rd Annual Domestic Violence March/Rally is scheduled for Saturday, October 28, 2017.  Please click on the link below to see how you can support our fundraising efforts towards this upcoming event, and be sure to stop by and leave a donation. STOP DOMESTIC VIOLENCE because THERE IS NO EXCUSE FOR ABUSE!   2017 […]

Building Partnerships…Working Together!

The time has come again for the 2017 Mississippi 9th Annual Special Education Conference for Parent, Professionals, and Advocates.  This conference will be held at the Jackson Convention Complex in Jackson. Some topics that will be covered include: Parent/Family Engagement Behavior (including Functional Behavior Assessments, Behavior Intervention Plans) Advocacy/Self-Advocacy Mental Illness Section 504 The Holmes […]

HOLMES COUNTY AREA – JOB FAIR!!!

Please note that this JOB FAIR will be held at: WILLIAMS-SULLIVAN ELEMENTARY GYMNASIUM 14494 Highway 51|Durant, MS Don’t forget to bring your resume with you; however, if help is needed with your resume, contact the WIN Job Center or visit them online at:  mdes.ms.gov

MARK YOUR CALENDARS – National Week of Action Against School Pushout!

You don’t want to miss this National Week of Action when the Dignity in Schools Campaign (DSC); a coalition of over 100 organizations will be hosting events across the U.S. against school pushout.The dates are: Saturday, October 21 – Sunday, October 29. 2017 Please look out for the announcement of our local event; date/time/location forthcoming… […]

TOWN HALL/COMMUNITY MEETING!

As we move around the county to educate community around the Consolidation and Redistricting Lines, another meeting has been scheduled.  Please plan to attend and more detailed information about the meeting can be found by clicking on the link below: Town Hall Acona

Mississippi Coalition Against Domestic Violence

Mark your calendars!  Please support Wendy Mahoney, Mississippi Coalition Against Domestic Violence on, Thursday, October 5, 2017 at the Hilton Jackson Hotel for their 8th Annual Purple of Peace Luncheon starting at 11:30am.  October is Domestic Violence Awareness month, so be looking out for several events that will take place across the state.