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Mississippi Earns Second Highest Spot in List of Most Charitable States
New Year promises more collaboration in service initiatives.
Kids Will Have a Happy Xmas Thanks to Angel Tree Program
Nearly 1,000 youngsters in Jackson County will wake up and find Christmas presents under the tree thanks to the Salvation Army's Angel Tree Program. Video Video
Supervisor Swetman & Family Raising Money for Salvation Army
In light of the Salvation Army red kettle theft that happened Tuesday, Harrison County Supervisor, Windy Swetman, his wife, Jon'elle, and their family were out at the Biloxi Visitors Center raising money for the cause. Video Video
96.7 is Stuffing the Bus to Give Kids a Great Christmas
Teamed up with Toys for Tots and the Salvation Army, they are accepting donations of unwrapped toys so they can help give some local children a great Christmas this year. Video Video
Local Organization, Believe, Collects Toy for Kids in Need
A group called Believe has joined forces with policemen, firefighters, and Ingalls shipbuilders to help collect gifts for needy children. Video Video
Salvation Army Thief is Still on the Loose
A thief is still on the run after stealing a Salvation Army red kettle in Gulfport earlier this week. Video Video
Mississippi Gives Day Raises over $25,000 for Mississippi Nonprofits
Mississippi Gives is excited to announce that its first annual statewide philanthropic day of giving initiative, Mississippi Gives Day, held on Wednesday, December 10th, resulted in a total amount of $25,064 donated to nonprofit organizations across the state.
Pascagoula Organizations Partnering to Collect Donations for the Believe Children's Christmas Assistance Program
The Pascagoula Police Department, Pascagoula Main Street, and the Ingalls Shipbuilding Test and Trials Division have joined forces to collect toys to support the Believe Children's Christmas Assistance Program Toy Drive.
T.N.T. Recovery Ranch Requests Donations for New Building
For the past 20 years, T.N.T. Recovery Ranch in Gulfport has been helping people around the country deal with addiction. Video Video
Coast Organization Raising Money for Funeral of Homeless Vet
A Gulf Coast veteran recently passed away with no money to his name, but one man is stepping in to ensure the vet will still receive a dignified funeral. Video Video
Lions Club & Ocean Springs PD Provide Toys to Needy Kids
Instead of serving warrants, police officers and other volunteers will be armed with toys on Christmas Eve, a special delivery for youngsters who need special attention this Christmas because of tough circumstances. Video Video
Homeless Hope Raises Money for Burial Expenses of Veteran
Operation Homeless Hope is reaching out to provide a dignified burial to a recently deceased local veteran. Video Video
NYC Firefighters Bring Toys to Coastal Children
On Saturday, December 13th, Jackson County Civic Action Committee, Inc. will host the 10th annual toy giveaway in conjunction with the New York City firemen.
Bradford O'Keefe Funeral Home Donates to Veterans
Friday, a line of hearses arrived at the Veterans Affairs facility in Biloxi, but it was for a joyous event. Video Video
Jackson Co. Sheriff's Dept. Holds Toy Drive for Needy Kids
This month, the Jackson County Sheriff's Department is hosting a new toy drive called Santa Wears a Badge. Video Video
Beware of Donation Scams This Holiday Season
The holiday season is all about giving, but the Mississippi Secretary of State's office warns to be careful of where you decide to give. Video Video
Donate Your Money Wisely: Check Your Charity This Holiday Season
Know where your money is going this holiday season by checking your charity with the Secretary of State’s Office.
Visions of Sugarplums Provides Christmas for Pascagoula Children & Families
The City of Pascagoula, area businesses, and the Pascagoula School District have once again connected to provide Christmas for area families and to teach children about the joy that comes from giving.
Salvation Army Begins Red Kettle Christmas Campaign
Bells are now ringing as the Salvation Army has officially started its Red Kettle Christmas Campaign. Video Video
Shepherd of the Gulf to Hold Thanksgiving in the Woods
A local organization is working to bring a happy Thanksgiving to homeless in the area, and they need your help to do it. Video Video
Local Wells Fargo Donates Food to Needy Families
Dozens of students and their families at River Oaks Elementary won't go hungry this Thanksgiving, thanks to the generosity of the local Wells Fargo branch. Video Video
Gulf Coast Community Ministries Collecting Supplies for the Homeless
Gulf Coast Community Ministries is once again hosting its Camping for Hope event to provide for the homeless. Video Video
Beau Rivage Gives $37,000 to Local Charities
Employees of the Beau Rivage are giving back to the community, raising more than $37,000 to give away to eight coastal charities. Video Video
Hard Rock Biloxi Packs Backpacks for Kids for the Bay Area Food Bank
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Biloxi has partnered with the Bay Area Food Bank to help meet the needs of children in the community.
Hancock Bank Holds Heart Walk This Weekend
Hancock Bank held its Heart Walk Bank Night in anticipation of their annual walk this weekend. Video Video
Margaritaville Donates Excess Food to Salvation Army
The closing of Margaritaville in Biloxi may have put a dent in the local economy, but will lead to hundreds of needy families getting the food they need. Video Video
“Fall in Love” with the Purr-Fect Pet at the Humane Society of South Mississippi
Over the next week (September 22nd-27th), the Humane Society of South Mississippi (H.S.S.M.) will offer “Pick Your Purr-ice” adoptions on all available cats, kittens, and “Lonely Heart” dogs in their care.
O'Neal's Takes A.L.S. Ice Bucket Challenge to Next Level
O’Neal's, a local po-boy shop in Gulfport, took the A.L.S. Ice Bucket Challenge to the next level, trying to break the world record for amount of buckets poured on multiple people at one time. Video Video
Faith the Beagle Making a Slow, But Sure Recovery
After Faith the beagle made headlines earlier this week, the Jackson County Animal Shelter says it has received an outpouring of donations and adoption offers for the recovering canine. Video Video
Hands on Mississippi Gives Out Groceries to Needy Families
Wednesday, many D'Iberville residents received a helping hand with their groceries. Video Video
Lights Are Back On at Freedom Field in Ocean Springs
Freedom Field in Ocean Springs will no longer need help from local businesses to pay its light bill. Video Video
Local Residents Helping Out Beagle Needing Surgery
Jackson County residents are showing love to a little beagle named Faith by raising money to get the dog much needed medical surgery. Video Video
Bethel Free Health Clinic Needs Help to Stay Open
The Bethel Free Health Clinic in Biloxi gives back to the community by providing free healthcare. Now the clinic needs help from the community to keep the operation going. Video Video
H.S.S.M. Holds Special Adoption Events
The Humane Society of South Mississippi (H.S.S.M.) has partnered up with Floor Trader and is asking for your help. Video Video
St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry Opens New Location
After Hurricane Katrina destroyed the gym at Sacred Heart School in D'Iberville, a new facility will finally open. Video Video
United Way for Jackson & George Counties Receives $6,000 Donation to Help Those in Need
As the heat has risen, so has the use of air conditioners in south Mississippi. The increased energy use can lead to increased power bills. Some relief is now available for our elderly neighbors and those who cannot pay their power bill thanks to Singing River Electric members participating in N.H.N.E.A., an emergency utility assistance program.
Mayor's Youth Council Plants Flowers for Charity
Students in Gulfport are using their summer break to give back to the community. Video Video
M.M.L. Youth Planting Potted Plants to be Donated to Main Street Associations
On Tuesday, June 24, 2014, the Mississippi Municipal League Mayor’s Youth Council helped plant about 40 planters with flowers that will be donated to each of the Main Street Associations in Harrison County.
M.D.M.R. Hosts Great American Seafood Cook-Off
Friday night, the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources hosted a Great American Seafood Cook-Off to name Mississippi's top seafood chef. Video Video
Gulf Coast Ministries Holds BBQ Fundraiser
This year, Gulf Coast Ministries is reporting a lack of donations compared to last year. Video Video
VA Hosts VA2K Walk to Support Homeless Veterans
The Gulf Coast Veterans Health Care System hosted a VA2K walk Wednesday morning to encourage healthy activity while supporting homeless veterans with donated items. Video Video
Harrison Co. Emergency Management Team Helping Louisville
The Harrison County Emergency Management team, along with Supervisor Connie Rocko, is collecting donations for the first responders of Louisville, after a tornado struck the area last month. Video Video
Mary Mahoney's to Donate to Local Food Pantries
Proceeds from food and beverage sales at Wednesday’s anniversary celebration at Mary Mahoney’s restaurant will be donated to two local charities. Video Video
Hard Rock Casino Holds Jeans for a Cause Campaign
While the skies are calm in north Mississippi, people there are still reeling from last week's deadly tornado and storm damage. Video Video
American Red Cross Disaster Relief Enters Second Week
Over 300 Red Cross workers are providing shelter, emotional support, meals and relief supplies to people impacted by the storm that devastated parts of Mississippi last week.
Beware of Charity Scams After Severe Weather
Beware of fake charity scams. Video Video
Gulfport Fire Dept. Collecting Donations for Tornado Victims
Another group along the Coast is trying to help offer relief for victims of the Louisville tornado. Video Video
Hard Rock Employees to Raise Funds for Tornado Victims
Hard Rock Biloxi employees will be raising money by paying $5 per day or $20 for five days to wear blue jeans to work May 4th-8th.
Two Local Churches Sponsoring Joint May 4th Evening Prayer Service, Collection for Victims of Storms in North Mississippi
Trinity United Methodist and Westminster Presbyterian Churches to send goods to Louisville early next week.
Pascagoula Police and Fire Departments Collecting Donations for Sandersville & Louisville
The Pascagoula Police and Fire Departments are collecting donations for Sandersville and Louisville two of our hardest hit areas during this past weeks out break of tornado's that hit Mississippi.
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