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Volunteer Newsletter

February 2021

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VOLUNTEER SPOTLIGHT
   
                                          
 
                  The Orchard

On Saturday, February 6, several high school seniors from The Orchard in Tupelo spent an afternoon giving back to the community. The young ladies assisted Wear It Well and the young men helped Cami Jo Cares. 

Both nonprofits have been fortunate to amass many donations. However, sorting, storing, and displaying all the donations can be overwhelming. Volunteers are always needed to lend a hand, and that's exactly what these members of The Orchard did.

Special thanks to Riley Newton, student pastor at The Orchard, for encouraging these seniors to make a difference in their community.


 




Random Acts of Kindness Week
February 14-20, 2021

A little kindness goes a long way, not just for the recipient of the good deed, but for the giver as well. 

To add some fun to this special week, why not challenge your family, friends, or coworkers to a game of Random Acts of Kindness Bingo? Use this card or create one of your own. 





 FEATURED VOLUNTEER  OPPORTUNITIES

VOLUNTEER-FROM-HOME OPPORTUNITIES 

If you prefer to stay home but still want to volunteer in some capacity, consider some remote volunteer opportunities. There is so much good that can be done without leaving your house. Click here for some ideas.

Want to educate people about breast cancer awareness and help save lives? Become a virtual global educator with Know Your Lemons FoundationClick here for details.

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AWAY-FROM-HOME OPPORTUNITIES 
When you volunteer at our nonprofits, please remember to follow all safety precautions, including wearing a mask and social distancing.
 




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AGENCIES REGISTERED ON THE MISSISSIPPI HUB NETWORK:


Click on the name of the agency to view the profile page.
 
- Aberdeen Loaves and Fishes

- Agape Health Services

- Aiming for Healthy Families

- Alzheimer's Association Mississippi

- A.M.E.N., Inc.

- American Red Cross of
 North Mississippi


- Amory Food Pantry

- Antone Tannehill Good Samaritan Clinic

- Ashley's Angels

- Autism Center of North
 Mississippi


- Baldwyn FUMC Food Pantry

- Banah Pregnancy Testing Center

- Belmont UMC Community Food Pantry

- Boys and Girls Clubs of
  Booneville/Prentiss County


- Boys and Girls Clubs of
  North Mississippi


- Boys and Girls Clubs of
  Northeast Mississippi 


- Cami Jo Cares

- CATCH Kids, Inc.

- Child on a Mission

- Church After School Association (C.A.S.A.)

- Churches United Food Depot of Pontotoc County

- City of Oxford - Recycling

- Comfort Creatures of   
  Northeast Mississippi


- Corinth-Alcorn Animal
 Shelter


- CREATE Foundation

- Diaper Bank of the Delta

- Early Childhood Coalition

- Eight Days of Hope

- El Centro

- Empowering Our Girls

- English as a Second
 Language


- EXCEL, Inc.

- F.A.I.T.H. Food Pantry

- Faith Haven

- Family Resource Center of North Mississippi

- First Choice Center for Women

- Five Horizons Health Services

- Food Depot of Tishomingo County

- For the Love of Paws Corp

- Fulton UM Church Food
 Pantry


- Girl Scouts Heart of the
 South


- GumTree Museum of Art

- Help for Us, Inc.

- Helpful Samaritan Food 
 Pantry


- Helping Hands Food Pantry and Clothes Closet

- Hope Unbridled

- Itawamba Crossroads Ranch

- Keep Tupelo Beautiful

- Know Your Lemons Foundation

- Lee County 4-H

- Life Choices Pregnancy Care Center

- Life Saver Empowering Girls

- Link Centre

- Magnolia Foundation

- Make-A-Wish Mid-South

- Meals on Wheels

- Memory's Magical Dresses

- Mission Okolona

- Mississippi State Department
 of Health


- Mississippi United to End
  Homelessness (MUTEH)


- Mississippi Votes

- MS Project Package

- National Council on Alcohol
  & Drug Dependency


- New Beginnings

- NEWMS

- NextAge Mississippi

- Northeast Mississippi Habitat for Humanity

- North Mississippi Exchange Family Center

North Mississippi Kidney
  Foundation


- Oren Dunn City Museum

- Oxford Film Festival

- Parkgate Health Services

- Pontotoc Baptist Association Food Pantry

- Pontotoc Habitat for
  Humanity


- Reconnect 4 Autism

- Regional Rehabilitation
 Center


- SAFE, Inc.

- Saints' Brew

- Sally Kate Winters Family Services

- Salvation Army of Houston

- Salvation Army of Pontotoc

- Salvation Army of Tupelo

- Sanctuary Hospice

- Second Chances Animal
 Rescue


- SheNs Grandparent Community Development Foundation

- Shepherd's Center of
 Greater Tupelo


- Southerncare Hospice

- Special Education and Handicap Bowling Association

- Stand Beside Her North Mississippi

- St. Luke Food Pantry

- Talbot House

- The Arc of Northeast
  Mississippi


- The Gordon Community and Cultural Center

- The Refuge Foster Care
 Closet


- Tippah Co. Good Samaritan Center

- Tishomingo Co. Historical &
 Genealogical Society


- Tree of Life Free Clinic

- Tupelo Community Theatre

- Tupelo Housing Authority

- Tupelo Lee Humane Society

- Tupelo/Lee Hunger Coalition

- Tupelo Lions Club

- Tupelo Misfits Leo Club

- Union County Good Samaritan

- Union County Historical Society
 
 



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