December 2021

Note from the Executive Director

Greetings Friends, As another year comes to an end, my guess is that we will all stop at least for a few moments to reflect on our personal and professional lives – both to celebrate accomplishments and to recommit ourselves to addressing remaining challenges.  Taking time to reflect is especially important this year. It helps […]

A New Year for The Alliance

As is pointed out in the publication Principles and Standards for Nonprofits and Philanthropy Excellence, any nonprofit organization should be continually monitoring its structure, management, finances, accountability, programming, and leadership to ensure it is performing well and achieving results that make life better for children, families, and communities.  These Principles are the foundation for The […]

A New Home for The Alliance

In April 2019, The Mississippi Alliance of Nonprofits and Philanthropy was born, and in February 2020, we held our public launch, surrounded by over 200 members, supporters, and friends.  We were ready and eager to move forward in our mission to bring nonprofits and philanthropy together to help improve the lives of the people and […]

A New Year of Meaningful Content Coming Your Way

As 2021 comes to an end, it is time to look forward. In 2022, the Alliance has an enormous amount of exciting programming coming your way. If you need training, we have that coming.If you need networking, we have that coming.If you need to address sector-wide issues, we have that coming.If you need one-on-one support, […]

Introducing the A.I.C.E. Portfolio

As 2021 comes The Alliance has a plethora of engagement opportunities. From joining one of our amazing affinity groups to becoming a member or hopping on one of our weekly training sessions, The Alliance isn’t just a one-stop-shop for capacity-building and engagement. Frankly, it is the shop, and you will want to return for more. […]

A New Page

In our last issue of the Ally, I shared how our affinity groups are using the power of networking to bring people together to effect change across our state. And we have only just begun! This month closes out another year – another year facing many challenges, uncertainty, surprises, and even blessings. December also signifies […]