Governor Phil Bryant, Ramona Williams, Dr. Ken Smith and Mr. Mayo Flynt featured in this photo. The At&T Foundation Grant was awarded to Jobs for MS Graduates, Inc. — with Ramona Williams.
JACKSON, MS, January 31, 2014 —Gov. Phil Bryant joined officials from Jobs for America’s Graduates and AT&T* Mississippi to highlight the importance of education and workforce development for Mississippi’s economic future.
Jobs for America’s Graduates (JAG) and AT&T are working together to help raise the high school graduation rate in Mississippi by expanding mentoring, tutoring and other academic support for students at risk of dropping out of high school. Jobs for Mississippi Graduates received $30,000 in funding as part of a $1 million contribution from AT&T to allow the national non-profit to add new schools and/or expand existing programs with proven records of success in keeping kids in school.
CONGRATULATIONS TO MRS. DIANE KNOTT
MRS. KNOTT IS THE WINNER OF THE JMG SUPERBOWL TICKET GIVEAWAY CONTEST.
Board Member David Horton of Monsanto pulled the winning ticket and National JAG President, Dr. Ken Smith was on hand to witness the drawing. Executive Director Ramona Williams would like to thank all for their donations and contributions in our fundraising event. The event supports our scholarship fund.
Upcoming Event News January 2014
ATTENTION JOB SPECIALIST
All TANF Forms are due on the 5th of every month
Holiday Schedule December 2013
JMG will be closed after Friday, December 20
JMG will re-open on January 1, 2014
Upcoming Event News December 13, 2013
JMG General Board Meeting, Location TBA