BEST EARLY EDUCATION PRACTICES (BEEP)
Meridian Community College Foundation

BEEP Project supports our community by improving the quality of life for the people of Meridian and Lauderdale County.

Kathy Brookshire, Executive Director
kbrooksh@meridiancc.edu

Win Maxey-Shumate, BEEP Coordinator
beep@meridiancc.edu

910 Highway 19 North
Meridian, Mississippi 39307


BOYS & GIRLS CLUB

Boys & Girls club strives to inspire and enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to realize their full potential as productive, responsible, and caring citizens.

Ricky Hood, Executive Director
rrhood90846@bellsouth.net

Linda Lavalais, Resource Development
linda_lavalais@yahoo.com

1717 45th Avenue
Meridian, Mississippi 39307


BOY SCOUTS

Prepares youth to make ethical choices over their lifetime and achieve their full potential. It is the mission of the Boy Scouts of America to serve others by helping to instill values in young people, and in other ways, to prepare them to make ethical choices during their lifetime in achieving their full potential. The Values we strive to instill are based on those found in the Scout Oath and Law.

Ken Kercheval, Executive Director
ken.kercheval@scouting.org

Candace McRae, Office Manager
candace.mcrae@scouting.org

4818 North Park Drive
Meridian, Mississippi 39305
 


CAMP EAGLE RIDGE

The mission of Camp Eagle Ridge is built upon the foundation to help kids realize their self-worth and self-potential through the development of leadership and character skills.

Dan Fritts, Executive Director
racketballdog@yahoo.com

Dewayna Roberts, Vice President

9197 Sylvester Lewis Road
Collinsville, Mississippi 39325


CARE LODGE

Consistent with our belief in the value, worth, and dignity of each person, Care Lodge seeks to eliminate domestic violence by providing victims, offenders, and the community with appropriate, effective programs of services. Care Lodge continues to advocate for an environment free from domestic violence.

Leslie Payne, Executive Director
carelodge@bellsouth.net

Sara Smith, Community Coordinator
community@carelodge.com

Post Office Box 5331
Meridian, Mississippi 39302

CARTER FOUNDATION

To inspire the youth and bring unity to our community.

James L. Carter, Executive Director
carterfoundation17@yahoo.com

Rachel N. Hull, Board President
rachel.henderson30@gmail.com

4316 25th Street
Meridian, Mississippi 39307


DAVIDSON SHELTER
Multi-County Community Service Agency, Inc.
Frances Davidson Memorial Homeless Shelter

Multi-County Community Service Agency's mission is to be a catalyst for growth and opportunity for disadvantaged individuals, and an instrument for change in the community; to be the best human services provider in the state; the standard by which others are measured.

Ron Collier, Executive Director
rcollier@multicountycsa.org

Delphine Gaines, Program Director
dgaines@multicountycsa.org

2906 Saint Paul Street
Meridian, Mississippi 39301


FEED BY FAITH

We will continue to reach the hungry and needy in this community and serve as a mission outreach.

Peggy Coleman, Executive Director
feedbyfaith@comcast.net

Jessica Jones, Manager
feedbyfaith@comcast.net

3401 5th Street
Meridian, Mississippi 39301


FOSTER GRANDPARENTS
Multi-County Community Service Agency, Inc.
Foster Grandparents Program

Multi-County Community Service Agency's mission is to be a catalyst for growth and opportunity for disadvantaged individuals, and an instrument for change in the community; to be the best human services provider in the state; the standard by which others are measured.

Ron Collier, Executive Director
rcollier@multicountycsa.org

Sabrina Wilson, Coordinate Director
swilson@multicountycsa.org

2906 Saint Paul Street
Meridian, Mississippi 39301


FREE CLINIC OF MERIDIAN

The mission of the Free Clinic of Meridian is, "To provide for the medical needs of uninsured adults while connecting them to the existing health community."

Brenda Hiatt, Volunteer
info@freeclinicofmeridian.com

Libby Nutter, Office Manager/RN
libby@freeclinicofmeridian.com

4707 Poplar Springs Drive
Meridian, Mississippi 39305

GOD'S CLOSET, INC.

With God's Guidance, our mission is to help provide the basic needs of the school children of Philadelphia/Neshoba County. Providing basic needs for our children will help build their self-esteem.

Brenda Vowell, Executive Director
info@phillyfirstumc.org

584 East Main Street, Suite C-2
Philadelphia, Mississippi 39350


HABITAT FOR HUMANITY

Seeking to put God's love in action, Habitat for Humanity brings people together to build homes, communities, and hope.

Monica Bradley, Executive Director
mbradleyhabitat@gmail.com

1001 29th Avenue
Meridian, Mississippi 39301


HOPE VILLAGE FOR CHILDREN

To provide a continuum of specialized treatment programs, services, and facilities of superior quality to meet the individual needs of neglected and abused children and their families.

Tina Aycock, Executive Director
taycock@hopevillagems.org

Terri Province, Chief Operating Officer
tprovince@hopevillagems.org

2433 23rd Avenue
Meridian, Mississippi 39301


LOVES KITCHEN

The mission of LOVE's Kitchen is to feed hungry people one meal at a time with love.

Fannie Johnson, Executive Director
fjohnsonloves@att.net

801 18th Avenue
Meridian, Mississippi 39301


MEALS ON WHEELS
Multi-County Community Service Agency, Inc.
Meals on Wheels

Multi-County Community Service Agency's mission is to be a catalyst for growth and opportunity for disadvantaged individuals, and an instrument for change in the community; to be the best human services provider in the state; the standard by which others are measured.

Ron Collier, Executive Director
rcollier@multicountycsa.org

Mary Brooks, Program Director
mbrooks@multicountycsa.org

2906 Saint Paul Street
Meridian, Mississippi 39301

MERIDIAN FREEDOM PROJECT
The Montgomery Institute

The mission of the Meridian Freedom Project is to create a corps of academically capable, socially conscious and mentally disciplined young leaders in Meridian, Mississippi.

Anna Watson, Executive Director
awatson.mfp@gmail.com

2415 8th Street
Meridian, Mississippi 39301


MISSISSIPPI COMBINE

To bring healing to individuals, marriages, families, and other relationships in Philadelphia/Neshoba County and the state of Mississippi. By meeting physical, emotional and spiritual needs, teaching and equipping, and building stronger, more meaningful relationships. We desire to see greater peace and true prosperity in our area and beyond.

Chris Vowell, Executive Director
cevowell42@gmail.com

224 Byrd Avenue
Philadelphia, Mississippi 39350


NESHOBA CHRISTIAN WOMEN'S JOB CORP
Neshoba County Baptist Association

Job and life skills classes for women.

Sandi Lewis, Program Director
sandicwjc@gmail.com

Glenn Jackson, Executive Director (NCBA)
neshobabaptist@yahoo.com

903 Valley View Drive
Philadelphia, Mississippi 39350


NESHOBA 4-H
Mississippi State University Extension Service

Jennifer Easley, Executive Director

Karen Benson, Board President
k.benson@msstate.edu

12000 Highway 15 North, Suite 2
Philadelphia, Mississippi 39350


OPEN ARMS, INC.

To fight hunger in Philadelphia/Neshoba County.

Kaye Rowell, Executive Director
karowell@bellsouth.net

239 Railroad Avenue
Philadelphia, Mississippi 39350


SALVATION ARMY

The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the Universal Christian Church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His Name without discrimination.

Young Soon Kim, Major
youngsoonkim@uss.salvationarmy.org

Tommy Ethridge
tommy.ethridge@uss.salvationarmy.org

120 6th Avenue
Meridian, Mississippi 39301


WESLEY HOUSE

Wesley House spreads the word and love of Jesus Christ. We do this by having a servant's heart in our daily activities. We believe the time to show Christ's love and compassion is during times of struggle and chaos.

David Schultz, Executive Director
davidschultz72@gmail.com

Bill Cole, Board President
bcole@onelifeamerica.com

1520 8th Avenue
Meridian, Mississippi 39302