Mississippi First is a non-partisan, non-profit organization specializing in education policy research and advocacy. We have had our 501c3 status since 2009 and are in good standing with the Mississippi Secretary of State’s Charities Enforcement Division.

Your support helps us serve Mississippi’s children and families through our work with communities and policy makers. Please partner with us to advocate for transformative policy solutions that ensure educational excellence for every Mississippi child.

Ways to Give

There are several methods in which to donate:

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Take action by making a secure online tax-deductible donation to Mississippi First.  You can make a one-time or monthly recurring donation.

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Please make checks payable to Mississippi First and mail to:

P.O. Box 1159
Jackson, MS 39215-1159

or download a pdf of our MSF donor card.


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