Nominate a Community Champion
Is someone helping you do better in school?
Has anyone encouraged you to keep going and finish school?
Do you have a role model you really look up to?
Here is your opportunity to have their support recognized.
Community Champions are:
Parents who are actively engaged in the lives of young people
Teachers who go the extra mile to ensure their students succeed
Students who take the time to tutor and mentor their peers and students who make a commitment to complete their education
School leaders who are focused on creating positive learning environments
State leaders who provide a voice for what's good for students
Public figures who use their influence to attract and inspire more education Champions
Business leaders who encourage their colleagues to get involved
Funders who actively invest in what works for students
Non-profit staff and volunteers who work to support all youth every day
MPB's Community Champions
John Neal serves as the Associate Superintendent of Community Relations and Dropout Prevention for the Hinds County School District.
Marc Fomby is a Certified Prevention Specialist and the founding CEO of FTC Prevention Services, LLC in Pearl, Mississippi.
Tiffany Withers, Community Champion, is a special education teacher at Brandon Middle School, teaching 7th and 8th grade special education classes.