The Ally

Ellen Collins

May 23 2023

From your NEW executive director

Ellen Collins, Associate DirectorMS Alliance Hello Alliance members and friends, First, please allow me to take this opportunity to say how excited I am to begin this new journey serving ...

May 23 2023

Members Focused on Women’s Health

Women's Foundation of MississippiJackson, Mississippi Improving the health of Mississippi women is one of MWF's top priorities. Through it's strategic grant process, they are able to allocate funds to local ...

National Women’s Health Month

Happiness starts with good health. National Women's Health Month observed annually in May, is a time the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office on Women’s Health (OWH) encourages ...

May 23 2023

Annual Meeting Recap

Happiness starts with good health. L to R: Ellen Collins, Executive Director, Sammy Moon, Former Executive Director Elvis was in the house. Thanks to all who were able to join ...

May 23 2023

Medicaid Postpartum Extension

This change will affect thousands. On March 16, Gov. Tate Reeves signed into law Senate Bill 2212 extending postpartum Medicaid coverage from 60 days to 12 months for new mothers ...

May 23 2023

Foster Care Awareness Month

Strengthening minds.  Uplifting families. May is also Foster Care Awareness Month.  The Children's Bureau's National Foster Care Month campaign recognizes the important role that members from all parts of child ...

May 23 2023


ALICE® (Asset Limited, Income Constrained, Employed) The COVID-19 pandemic claimed the lives of millions and unleashed an unprecedented storm of competing economic forces – leaving in its wake an additional 27,388 Mississippi households unable ...
Sammy Moon

Apr 7 2023

First, some final inspiration from our executive director…

Sammy Moon Executive Director MS Alliance Greetings friends, The focus of this month’s Ally is on volunteers and the important role they play in making a positive difference for children, ...

Apr 7 2023

2023 GIVE Awards

Celebrating Exemplary Service The Mississippi Commission for Volunteer Service (Volunteer MS) is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2023 Governor’s Initiative for Volunteer Excellence GIVE (Governor’s Initiative for Volunteer ...

Apr 7 2023

Member Spotlights: We Will Go

Ashten Jones | Engagement DirectorWe Will Go Jackson, MS At We Will Go, we like to make serving as easy as it is to be a good neighbor. It doesn’t ...
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