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RAISED HERE, STAYS HERE. The funds we raise within each county remain in that county, providing services to residents of that county.

For 2017, Prentiss County residents invested in the following programs and agencies to impact Prentiss County. The agencies in bold are located within Prentiss County. All agencies listed serve individuals in Prentiss County.

  • 4-H Prentiss County – $ 8,000
  • American Red Cross North Mississippi – $ 8,000
  • Autism Center of North Mississippi – $ 10,000
  • Boy Scouts Yocona Area Council – $ 4,200
  • Boys & Girls Clubs of Northeast Mississippi – Baldwyn Club – $ 15,500
  • Boys & Girls Clubs of Northeast Mississippi – Booneville Club – $ 23,150
  • Faith Haven, Inc. – $ 5,500
  • Family Resource Center of Northeast Mississippi – $ 2,200
  • Fellowship of Christian Athletes – $ 1,500
  • Girl Scouts Heart of the South – $ 3,500
  • Hope Family Ministries, Inc. – $ 1,250
  • L.I.F.E. of Mississippi – $ 3,000
  • National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence of NEMS, Inc. (NCADD) – $ 3,500
  • NMMC Camp Bluebird – $ 500
  • NMMC Camp Breathe Ezzzze – $ 1,000
  • NMMC Hospice Patient Assistance Fund – $ 250
  • North MS Kidney Foundation – $ 1,000
  • Parkgate Pregnancy Clinic, Inc. – $ 1,200
  • Regional Rehabilitation Center, Inc. – $ 3,500
  • S.A.F.E., Inc. – $ 4,600
  • Salvation Army – Tupelo – $ 5,400
  • Special Education Bowling Association – $ 2,550
  • Women First Resource Center, Inc. – $ 2,500
  • TOTAL – $111,800

Funding decisions are made by a team of volunteers within each county who determine where the greatest needs lie in their communities.

For 2017, these volunteers were Debbie Bishop, Verna Butler, Patrick Eaton, Trudy Featherston, Ann Floyd, Joy Kinard, Christina Lawless, Lori Tucker, Jamie Knight, and Anthony Whirley.