On April 24, Gov. Tate Reeves signed Senate Bill 2359 that creates the Mississippi Main Street Revitalization Grant program. This program will provide funds for downtown revitalization projects in Mississippi's designated Main Street communities.
The Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians has received an $8.43 million Tribal Broadband Connectivity Program (TBCP) grant award from the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) to fund the Tribe’s broadband program that will provide internet access across Choctaw Tribal lands. An official announcement... Read More.
The Mississippi Main Street Association (MMSA) has received legislative funding for the Main Street Community Revitalization Grant program that will directly benefit the 48 Designated Main Street Communities in Mississippi.The Main Street Community Revitalization Grant program will provide $5 million in funds for eligible... Read More.
The Mississippi Community College Foundation has received a grant of $310,000 from the Woodward Hines Education Foundation (WHEF) to help qualifying Mississippi community college students impacted by COVID-19 stay on track towards graduation.East Central Community College (ECCC) in Decatur will receive $20,000 of that... Read More.
A Community Development Grant has been awarded to Philadelphia Main Street by Mississippi Main Street Association. Philadelphia Main Street is working to restore a pocket park that was destroyed by a tornado in April 2019. They will use the grant funds to hire an... Read More.
Major construction updates are coming to the Neshoba County Coliseum, thanks to a $200,000 Community Development Block Grant provided by the Mississippi Development Authority.With the grant, the board of supervisors will have a wheelchair lift installed from the concourse... Read More.
U.S. Senators Roger Wicker, and Cindy Hyde-Smith, and Congressmen Bennie Thompson, and Michael Guest announced the Philadelphia School District is one of 12 Mississippi districts to be awarded a $3.75 million grant.Superintendent Dr. Lisa Hull said this grant will amplify and increase the kind... Read More.
The Town of Walnut Grove has been awarded a Recreational Trails Program Grant from the Mississippi Department of Wildlife Fisheries and Parks in the amount of $120,000. This is an 80/20 Grant. This is the second grant awarded the Town through this program in the... Read More.