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Volunteer Mississippi Announces $2.95 Million in AmeriCorps Funding

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The Many Faces of Service

The Many Faces of Service

 

CONGRATULATIONS 2022 GIVE AWARD RECIPIENTS!

The Mississippi Commission for Volunteer Service (Volunteer Mississippi) is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2022 Governor’s Initiative for Volunteer Excellence (GIVE) Awards. The 2022 GIVE Awards Recipients are:

 

Margaret Arnold, Columbus

The Marsha Meeks Kelly Award for Lifetime Achievement in Volunteer Service

 

Michael Brownlee, Oxford

Outstanding Servant Leadership

 

James Davis, Jackson

Outstanding Achievement in Youth Empowerment

 

LaKenya B. Evans, Cleveland

Outstanding Service in Strengthening Families & Communities

 

Emily Fitzhugh, Biloxi

Outstanding Advocacy by a Youth

 

Shyra Galloway, Wiggins

Outstanding Service in Community Empowerment

 

Stewart McMillan, Tupelo

Outstanding Service in Uplifting Communities

 

Mississippi Coats 4 Kidz Volunteers, Batesville

Outstanding Humanitarian Service by a Volunteer Group

 

Tammy Pierce, Byhalia

Outstanding Service in Youth Mentoring

 

Gerald Schmuck, Gulfport

Outstanding Volunteer Leadership by a Public Servant

 


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