Youth Health Symposium Inspires Next Generation of Community Health Leaders

    What if you got experience for your future career as early as high school? The Academies of Jackson […]

Walking Together to a Healthier Future with Linda Fondren

“Linda, I wish I’d lived my life more for myself.” That’s what Linda Fondren, founder of ShapeUp Mississippi in Vicksburg, […]

Dignity Period Oxford Helps Women and Girls Reclaim Their Self-Esteem

  It started out as a chance meeting.   The two women—Kate Roos was in Knoxville and Bloom, a Mississippi […]

How This Group Helps Mississippi Babies Get a Healthy Start to Life

Breastfeeding is a vital way to ensure the health of newborn infants and their mothers, offering benefits from lowering the […]

How one of the healthiest companies in Mississippi makes workplace wellness easy

Kellye Smith is a resource specialist for Ross & Yerger, one of the largest privately owned insurance agencies in Mississippi […]

MasterChef Finalist Katie Dixon Supports UProot!

MasterChef Finalist and Mississippian Katie Dixon is supporting the efforts of UProot by helping spread the word of our goal […]

Extra Table Strengthens Mississippi’s Food Pantry Network

In 2009 a local area food pantry contacted Hattiesburg, MS restaurateur Robert St. John in a panic. They were set […]

HealthWorks Teaches Health Education to Kids Through Play

With 22% of children overweight and 21% obese, Mississippi has the highest population of overweight and obese children in the […]

Food Hub Keeps Local Produce In Mississippi

In 2014 a group of restaurant owners and chefs came together to create Soul City Hospitality, which brings local, Mississippi-grown […]

Ingalls Shipbuilding honored among state’s healthiest workplaces

Sanderson Farms, Inc. recognized with Healthiest Workplace Award

UM Named Among ‘Mississippi’s Healthiest Workplaces’

UM Named Among ‘Mississippi’s Healthiest Workplaces’