2014 - Governor's Awards

  • Poindexter Elementary Schoo...

    Duration of partnership: City of Jackson - 30+ years, WLBT - 25+ years, WOL Church - 3 years35 volunteers210 students impactedThis is the second Governor's Award in a row for Poindexter Elementary'...
  • Pascagoula, Biloxi, Gulfpor...

    Duration of partnership: 1 year1,924 volunteers500,000 students impacted www.msccc.net In March 2013, Pascagoula School District Superintendent Wayne Rodolfich met with Biloxi Superintendent Arthur...
  • N. R. Burger Middle School ...

    Duration of partnership: 2 years65 volunteers638 students impactedRuff Ryders is a mentoring group consisting of professional and para-professionals such as ex-Navy SEALs, nurses, engineers, and ot...
  • Mary Bethune Alternative Ce...

    Duration of partnership: 10 yrsVolunteers: All staff membersStudents impacted - 61   The purpose of Mary Bethune Alternative Center is to provide an alternative education for students who have...
  • Gulfport High School and Ed...

    Duration of partnership - 10 yearsGet2CC staff6,000 students impacted over 10 years   When Cecilia Zahedi, Lead Counselor for Gulfport High School, became an educator 16 years ago, her trainin...
  • Jones County Junior College...

    Duration of partnership: 6 yrs50 volunteers258 students impacted   Several years ago Jones County Junior College recognized that an unacceptable number of new students were underprepared for p...
  • Vicksburg Warren School Dis...

    Duration of partnership: 5 yrs430+ volunteersImpacts 708 students In 2008, the Vicksburg-Warren County Chamber of Commerce acknowledged that one of the most important ways they could increase comm...

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