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Charles L. Young, Sr. Foundation

In an effort to continue with its founder’s philanthropic mind set, the trustees of the Charles L. Young, Sr. Foundation are pleased to announce 2 new grants. These grants will be awarded in 2019, 2020 and 2021. Each grant recipient(s) will be announced and notified between May 1st and…

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Quarterly Meeting Recap April 2018

The Mississippi Association of Grantmakers, with the support and cooperation of the Southeastern Council of Foundations, welcomed approximately 60 members and guests at its regular quarterly meeting, held on Friday, April 13, 2018, in Canton, MS.

Janine Lee, President and CEO of the Southeastern Council of Foundations, spoke briefly about…

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Quarterly Meeting Recap October 2017

The quarterly meeting of the Mississippi Association of Grantmakers held on Friday, October 13, 2017, was designed to initiate conversations among Mississippi grantmakers about race in Mississippi, and racial equity in grantmaking and service delivery.  Presentations included:

Truth, Racial Healing, and Transformation

Rhea Williams-Bishop, Director of Mississippi and New Orleans Programs…

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Quarterly Meeting Recap July 2017

Regular Quarterly Meeting
Friday, July 7, 2017

“Impact Investing: The Creative Use of Non-Grant Resources” was the theme for the quarterly meeting of the Mississippi Association of Grantmakers held on Friday, July 7, 2017.  Presentations were made by:

Gladys Washington, Deputy Director of the Mary Reynolds Babcock Foundation provided an overview on…

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Harwood Institute’s March Summit | Special MAG Discount

Every year, Rich Harwood, President and Founder of The Harwood Institute for Public Innovation, personally hosts a Summit for a small group of national and local leaders working in various ways to solve problems in communities and improve public life. This year’s Summit – the 10th annual – will take…

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