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- The Many Faces of Service
THE GOVERNOR'S INITIATIVE FOR VOLUNTEER EXCELLENCE (GIVE) AWARDS celebrate the exemplary work of Mississippi's most dedicated citizens. This award program, presented by Volunteer Mississippi in partnership with the Governor's Office, recognizes...Read More
"At a time of social need, when Americans of all ages are looking for ways to give back, we need to be ready to engage all those who answer the call to serve." Karla Edwards is the embodiment of this! Volunteer Mississippi is so excited for Karla...Read More
“Everyone can be great, because everyone can serve.” -- Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.share this
“It's not about how hard you can hit; it's about how hard you can get hit and keep moving forward.” -- Rocky Balboashare this
“Give me a place to stand, and I will move the world.” -- Archimedesshare this
“Each time a person stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope, and crossing each other from a million different centers of energy and daring, those ripples build a current that can sweep down the mightiest walls of oppression and resistance.” -- Robert F. Kennedyshare this
“Love cannot remain by itself -- it has no meaning. Love has to be put into action, and that action is service.” -- Mother Theresashare this
“Umumtu Ngumuntu Ngamuntu -- I am a person through other people. My humanity is tied to yours.” -- Ubuntu, Zulu proverbshare this
November 22nd, Statewide
National Family Volunteer Day is held the Saturday before Thanksgiving to kick off the holiday season with giving and service. It is a great day to enjoy...
December 13th, Fairview Inn, Jackson, MS
January 8th, Online
The deadline for applications to the 2020 NOFO is Wednesday, January 08, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time. Organizations that propose to operate in only one...