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Mississippians Together Annual Fund
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Mississippians Together, makes it easy for you to financially support our dedication to objective, relevant news. Click here to join Mississippians Together. Prefer to send a check? Use our membership form and mail to Mississippi Today, Attn: Memberships, 750 Woodlands Parkway, Suite 100, Ridgeland, MS 39157.

Corporate Sponsorships
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Events
Sponsors make our events possible. Free to attend, our events offer platforms for professional networking, policy discussion and civic engagement.

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Donors and Corporate Sponsors
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Gifts and pledge amounts for $1,000 and above are listed for all donors, sponsors and foundations by year below.


DONORS

2020 | 2019 | 2018 | 2017 | 2016 | 2015


2020

  • American Journalism Project
  • Andrew Lack
  • Olivia and Archie Manning
  • Beverly Dale
  • Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP
  • Andrea and Charles Overby
  • Comcast NBCUniversal Foundation
  • Community Trust Fund of the Community Foundation for Mississippi
  • Crymes G. Pittman
  • Cynthia and Hugh Parker
  • Lucile and David Packard Foundation
  • Dick Molpus
  • Edmonson Family Charitable Fund
  • Forward Mississippi Fund of the Community Foundation for Mississippi
  • Fred Corley
  • Fund for Nonprofit News at The Miami Foundation
  • Google LLC
  • Grace P. and S. Shinn Lee Charitable Fund of the Community Foundation for Mississippi
  • Helen and Walter Boone
  • Elta and James Johnston
  • James Keeton
  • Jean and Tim Medley Charitable Fund of the Community Foundation for Mississippi
  • Jim Barksdale
  • John & Elaine Elliott Lovorn
  • John Grisham
  • John S. and James L. Knight Foundation
  • Amanda and Jonathan Jones
  • Betsy and Kane Ditto
  • Lesly Gaynor Murray
  • M&J Creekmore Foundation
  • Maddox Foundation
  • Meredith W. Creekmore
  • Michael Carter
  • Millsaps College Else School of Management
  • Mississippi Humanities Council
  • Mississippi Museum of Art
  • Monica Harrigill
  • Open Campus Media Inc.
  • Pittman Family Foundation
  • Point Park University Center for Media Innovation
  • Potts Family Charitable Fund of the Community Foundation for Mississippi
  • Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting
  • Report for America The Groundtruth Project
  • Richard F. Scruggs
  • Nancy and Roy Campbell
  • Ryan Nave
  • Stephen C. Edds
  • Suzan and J. H. Thames, Jr. Family
  • The Ford Foundation
  • The McGraw Center for Business Journalism
  • The Mississippi Common Fund Trust University of Mississippi Foundation
  • The Winokur Family Foundation
  • Tray Hairston
  • Vangela Wade
  • Walton Family Foundation
  • Wesley Goings
  • Susan and Will Norton
  • William Yates
  • Woodward Hines Education Foundation

2019

  • American Journalism Project
  • Andrew Lack
  • Olivia and Archie Manning
  • Betsy Patton
  • Andrea and Charles Overby
  • David and Lucile Packard Foundation
  • Dick Molpus
  • Becky and Don Potts
  • Edmonson Family Charitable Fund
  • Eleanor Howe
  • Fred Carl Jr.
  • Fund for Nonprofit News at The Miami Foundation
  • Helen and Walter Boone
  • J. Paul Janoush
  • Lisa and Jack Reed
  • Elta and James Johnston
  • Jim Barksdale
  • Emily and Lance Conn
  • Lesly Gaynor Murray
  • M&J Creekmore Foundation
  • Main Street Taylor
  • Maury Lutin
  • Millsaps College
  • Mississippi Humanities Council
  • Mississippi Press Association
  • Pittman Family Foundation
  • Point Park University Center for Media Innovation
  • Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting
  • Ralph Atkinson
  • Report for America The Groundtruth Project
  • Richard F. Scruggs
  • Nancy and Roy Campbell
  • Ryan Nave
  • Seetha and Asoka Srinivasan
  • Solutions Journalism Network
  • Suzan and J. H. Thames, Jr. Family
  • The Ford Foundation
  • The Lenfest Institute for Journalism, LLC
  • The McGraw Center for Business Journalism
  • The Mississippi Common Fund Trust University of Mississippi Foundation
  • USC’s Center for Health Journalism
  • Walton Family Foundation
  • Susan and Will Norton


2018

  • Andrew Lack
  • Archie and Olivia Manning
  • Beverly Dale
  • Charles and Andrea Overby
  • David and Lucile Packard Foundation
  • Dick Molpus
  • Fund for Nonprofit News at The Miami Foundation
  • Helen and Walter Boone
  • James and Elta Johnston
  • Jim Barksdale
  • John N. Palmer Foundation, Inc.
  • John S. and James L. Knight Foundation
  • Lesly Gaynor Murray
  • Main Street Taylor
  • McLaughlin, PC
  • Mississippi Humanities Council
  • Overby Center for Southern Journalism and Politics
  • Pittman Family Foundation
  • Report for America The Groundtruth Project
  • Richard F. Scruggs
  • Roy and Nancy Campbell
  • Schumann Media Center Inc.
  • Seetha and Asoka Srinivasan
  • The Ford Foundation
  • The Mississippi Common Fund Trust University of Mississippi Foundation
  • The Winokur Family Foundation
  • Toni Cooley
  • Trustmark
  • Vicki Slater
  • Walton Family Foundation

2017

  • Andrew Lack
  • APAC
  • Archie and Olivia Manning
  • Bill and Draughon McPherson
  • Butler Snow LLP
  • Capitol Street, LLC
  • Carol T. Puckett
  • Charles and Andrea Overby
  • Cock of the Walk
  • Cullam and Mandy Pope
  • Dick Molpus
  • Donna K. Barksdale
  • Ford Foundation
  • Fred and Cissy Anklam
  • Fred Carl Jr.
  • Institute of International Education
  • James and Elta Johnston
  • James H. Creekmore
  • James K. Child Jr.
  • Jan and Lawrence Farrington
  • Jim and Cynthia Abbott
  • Jim Barksdale
  • Jimmy and Meredith Creekmore
  • John N. Palmer
  • John N. Palmer Foundation, Inc.
  • Knight Foundation
  • Lance and Emily Conn
  • Lesly Gaynor Murray
  • Margaret McMullan
  • Matthew Holleman
  • Meredith W. Creekmore
  • Mississippi Hospital Association
  • Mississippi Humanities Council
  • Nan and Mike Sanders
  • Overby Center for Southern Journalism and Politics
  • Paul Janoush
  • Pittman Family Foundation
  • Reuben V. Anderson
  • Richard F. Scruggs
  • Robert R. McCormick Foundation
  • Roy and Nancy Campbell
  • Seetha and Asoka Srinivasan
  • Stephen C. Edds
  • Suzan and J. H. Thames, Jr. Family
  • Tenax Aerospace, LLC
  • The Meek School of Journalism and New Media
  • The Mississippi Common Fund Trust University of Mississippi Foundation
  • The Winokur Family Foundation
  • Thomas and Louise Gresham
  • Thomas Suddes
  • Toni Cooley
  • Tradition, A Master Planned Community
  • Van Devender Family Foundation
  • Vicki Slater
  • Walton Family Foundation
  • Will and Susan Norton
  • William and Elise Winter

2016

  • Andrew Lack
  • Bill and Draughon McPherson
  • Bill Yates
  • Butler Snow LLP
  • Capitol Street, LLC
  • Charles and Andrea Overby
  • Crymes G. Pittman
  • Dick Molpus
  • Don and Emily Newcomb
  • Ford Foundation
  • Fred and Cissy Anklam
  • Fred Carl Jr.
  • Haley and Marsha Barbour
  • Institute of International Education
  • Jack Reed Jr.
  • James and Elta Johnston
  • Jan and Lawrence Farrington
  • Jay & Deanie Stein Foundation Trust
  • Jim Barksdale
  • Jimmy and Meredith Creekmore
  • Joe and Kathy Sanderson
  • John N. Palmer Foundation, Inc.
  • John S. and James L. Knight Foundation
  • Lisa and Billy Percy
  • Matthew Holleman
  • Millsaps College
  • Mr. and Mrs. Richard F. Scruggs
  • Nan and Mike Sanders
  • Paul Janoush
  • Pittman Family Foundation
  • Reuben V. Anderson
  • Roy and Nancy Campbell
  • Sharon S. Lucius
  • Stephen C. Edds
  • Steve & Debbie Renfroe
  • Suzan B. Thames
  • Tenax Aerospace, LLC
  • The Ford Foundation
  • The Mississippi Common Fund Trust University of Mississippi Foundation
  • Thomas and Louise Gresham
  • Thomas Suddes
  • Tim and Jean Medley
  • Tricia Walker
  • Van Devender Family Foundation
  • Walter M. Denny, Jr.
  • Will and Susan Norton
  • William & Hope Bynum
  • William and Elise Winter
  • Woods and Lynn Eastland

2015

  • Andrew Lack
  • Ford Foundation
  • Jim and Donna Barksdale
  • John S. and James L. Knight Foundation
  • Mr. and Mrs. Richard F. Scruggs