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Association for Excellence in Education (AEE)

P.O. Box 1053, Tupelo, MS 38802 662-844-8989

Fax: 662-844-8141

Works to improve education in the Tupelo Public Schools by funding specific programs and initiatives.

Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Mississippi

213 West Main Street, Suite 200, Tupelo, MS 38802 662-841-5741

Fax: 662-841-5111

Matches carefully screened adult volunteers with children between the ages of 5-15 to motivate and empower them through positive one-to=one mentoring relationships.

Boy Scouts

505 Air Park Road, Tupelo, MS 38801 662-842-2871

Fax: 662-842-2875

Program that works with the community and government organizations, engages, empowers, and nurtures youth toward becoming responsible, contributing members of society.

Boys and Girls Club of North Mississippi

P.O. Box 1098, Tupelo, Ms 38802 662-841-6504

Fax: 662-841-6425

Provides a positive, safe environment during after-school and summer hours for children to learn, develop relationships with caring, adult professionals, and participate in live-enhancing and character developing experiences.

C.A.S.A. (The Church After School Association, Inc.)

1800 West Main Street, Box 7, Tupelo, MS 38801 662-842-3887

Provides less fortunate children with an after school program to experience Christ’s love by providing a place of enjoyment and security, both physically and emotionally.

Exceptional Progress In Education Through Curriculum & Technology (ExPECT)

P.O. Box 845, Tupelo, MS 38802 662-841-9144

Fax: 662-680-6012

Helps provide quality, equal education for students in Lee County Schools by providing funds for projects, undertakings and studies that can’t be funded through ordinary means.

Family Resource Center of Northeast Mississippi

425 Magazine Street, Tupelo, MS 38804 662-844-0013

Fax: 662-844-0560

Provides information to persons interested in learning more about children and how to provide a nurturing, healthy home environment, brings relevant issues about the needs of children and their families to the attention of the public, provides education al tutorial programs, and developmental screening for children to enhance their opportunities for school success and provides support to families in time of crisis or in chronic stress.

Girl Scouts of Northeast Mississippi

1800 West Main Street, Tupelo, MS 38802 662-844-7577

1-800-624-4185 Fax: 662-680-3164

Delivers an informal contemporary education program to girls, ages 5-18, with four main goals: to help each girl reach their own highest self-potential, teach girls to relate to others with respect and understanding, to instill values and morals for decision making later in life, and to show each girl that she can make a difference in the lives of others through community service and involvement.

Itawamba 4-H Clubs

304C Wiygul Street, Fulton, MS 38843 662-862-3201

Fax: 662-862-3213

Lee 4-H Clubs

P.O. Box 2297, Tupelo, MS 38803 662-841-9000

Fax: 662-841-9003

Lift, Inc. Head Start

5329 Cliff Gookin, Tupelo, MS 38803 662-842-9511

1-800-844-5438

Provides comprehensive services to low income families/children including; education, medical/dental, mental health, family services, and transportation.