Mission Statement

It Still Takes A Village…” is a nonprofit organization providing mentoring programs for middle and high school and college students in the Southwest Mississippi area, who have lost a parent or sibling. Our organization strives to develop leadership among youth through mentoring and other supportive programs to ensure  personal growth and development.  The organization's goal is to provide each student with encouragement, support and guidance needed to obtain a high school diploma and/or degree to become a positive member in today's fast-paced society. “It Still Takes A Village…” has a open a community center in the local community in which we will provide a learning environment that will be an invaluable resource to the  young people, the aspiring mentors and the entire community at large.

Our initiatives are Dress for Success, College Preparedness, Writing Successfully and Financial Aid Assistance.