Archive for September, 2013

DSC Week of Action

On Saturday, September 28th the Dignity in Schools Campaign, which includes Nollie Jenkins Family Center and MS Delta Catalyst Roundtable members, kicked off its 4th annual Week of Action Against School Pushout, shaping up to be their largest in history by far! New events are being added every day from over 60 organizations in 42 […]

Nollie’s Participates in DSC National Week of Action

On Saturday, September 28th the Dignity in Schools Campaign, which includes Nollie Jenkins Family Center and MS Delta Catalyst Roundtable members, kicked off its 4th annual Week of Action Against School Pushout, shaping up to be their largest in history by far! New events are being added every day from over 60 organizations in 42 […]

Marguerite Casey Foundation Announces Kameisha Smith as a 2013 Sargent Shriver Youth Warriors Against Poverty Award Winner

LEXINGTON, MS – Nollie Jenkins Family Center is pleased to announce Kameisha Smith of Lexington, MS, as one of 14 young persons to receive the second annual Sargent Shriver Youth Warriors Against Poverty Leadership Award. Ms. Smith will receive $5,000 in recognition of her vision, passion, and dedication to improving the lives of families in […]

Kali Johnson Honored as a Fisk University Featured Student

Nollie Jenkins Family Center’s own Kali S. Johnson is being featured by Fisk University as a Featured Student. Kali is a graduate of S.V. Marshall High School and a graduate of Fisk University, magna cum laude, with a B.A. in English and Art! Way to go, Kali! We’re proud of you! CHECK IT OUT, by […]