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Graduation Rates Are On the Rise

We are proud to be a part of Jackson Public School District’s rising graduation rates, as recently reported by the Mississippi Department of Education. Our Alignment Jackson, Graduation Matters, early intervention and after school programs are changing lives and our communities…

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We Want to Hear from You!

We are revamping our young professionals’ group and want to know what appeals to you. Do you want volunteer activities, social events, leadership development? Please take this quick survey and tell us how you’d like to get plugged in.

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United Way Helps HS Seniors Pass State Tests

All tri-county high school seniors needing help passing one or more of their SATP State Tests are invited to register for our latest Graduation Matters State Test Workshops during spring break – March 7 & 8, 2016 – on the…

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School District Thanks United Way and Our Donors

Jackson Public School District Superintendent Dr. Cedrick Gray awarded United Way with his Bowtie Award at the annual Partners in Education luncheon on Tuesday, October 27, 2015. The award reflects the good work United Way and our partners are doing…

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United Way Opens RFP Process to Services and Programs

INTENT TO APPLY forms must be returned to jed@myunitedway.com by no later than close of business on Wednesday, July 1, 2015. Please refer to our COLLECTIVE IMPACT STRATEGY to guide you in your application process. (Contact jed@myunitedway.com or 601-965-1352 with questions and comments.)

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Young Leaders in Philanthropy

Join this group of emerging leaders the first Wednesday of every month (11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.)

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Imagination Library Enrollment Temporarily Suspended

Our sincere apologies. Imagination Library enrollment is temporarily suspended until additional funds can be raised to support additional subscriptions.  We will start registering children as soon as we are able to.  Please download and send a paper application.  We will…

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