The Ally: Feb 2021 – Year-Round Resources on Black History

Provided by the William Winter Institute for Racial Reconciliation  
Projects and Programs at the Jackson State University Margaret Walker Center  

University of Mississippi’s All In. All Year. events through the Center for Inclusion and Cross Cultural Engagement  

WLBT’s Remembering Freedom Summer of 1964 and Its Impact on Mississippi
 
Mississippi Center for Investigative Reporting (MCIR) stories on civil rights
 
Mississippi Historical Society Black History Resources  

The Smith-Robertson Museum in Jackson showcases the art, artifacts, and photography, the work, lifestyle, and artistic contributions of African Americans,  evoking a greater understanding of the African-American experience in the Deep South.  

Wisconsin Historical Society Freedom Summer digital image collection  

And, of course, the MS Civil Rights Museum  Mississippi Civil Rights Museum  

To see the entire newsletter Click Here

Related Articles

Ellen Collins

A message from your executive director…

February 2, 2024

As we dive into the festive spirit of December, I’d like to take a moment to reflect over the extraordinary year the Mississippi Alliance of Nonprofits and Philanthropy has had. This year has been nothing short of remarkable, marked by many changes and firsts. As I reflect on the transformative journey of 2023, it is impossible not to acknowledge the exceptional foresight of our founder, Sammy Moon.

Nonprofit Member Spotlight | Hope Village for Children

February 2, 2024

Hope Village for Children is an amazing nonprofit organization located in Meridian, MS.

Funding Opportunities

February 2, 2024

The Mississippi Council on Developmental Disabilities (MSCDD) currently has a grant opportunity available for nonprofit, for-profit, education, or government organizations. Approximately $200,000 total funds are available to fund three or more projects. A Request for Proposals for one-year grants starting July 1, 2024 is available at www.mscdd.org. Proposals are due by noon on March 8, 2024.