Faith Leaders: Celebrate Mississippi Children’s Sabbath with Us!

Children’s Sabbath is a national, multi-faith event that asks places of worship across the country to spend a week focusing their prayers, worship, education programs, and acts of service on the urgent problems facing our nation’s children. This nationwide celebration is designed to unite people of all faiths around a common cause: building communities that … Read more

Thank you for making Capitol Day a HUGE Success!

In the current reality of virtual events, uncontrollable schedule changes, and other completely unexpected challenges, Mississippi’s early childhood community was still able to join together to learn about the upcoming legislation that will impact children and make plans to move forward together. The second annual (but first virtual) Capitol Day had over 130 attendees from … Read more

See you at Virtual Capitol Day!

Wednesday, February 3rd from 9:00am-11:30am We are thrilled to have 44 organizations who have signed up to attend the event and 100 participants. See this year’s schedule and view photos from last year’s in-person Capitol Day here. If you sent us your mailing address, check your mail for some goodies to wear tomorrow and in … Read more

MELA Launches 3 Year Strategic Plan

Jackson, MS – December 7th, 2020 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Join Mississippi Early Learning Alliance (MELA) for a virtual LUNCH & LAUNCH on Tuesday, December 8th via Facebook Live to learn more about the organization’s three-year strategic plan. The plan focuses on MELA’s work with partners across the state to achieve systemic change leading to the … Read more