Selma, AL Disaster Recovery Support

We do hope that your year is off to a good start. As many of you know Selma, Alabama was nearly devastated by last week’s tornadoes. Southern Rural Black Women’s Initiatives program work includes this area. We are in the process of helping families to recover from their tragic losses. As one might imagine, families and individuals are suffering from the storm’s impact in several ways that include not being able to live safely in their homes and losing all that they owned other than their lives

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TANF Policy Push by MS State Advocates and Democratic Leaders

Democratic Leaders and State Advocates Push for Policy Change to TANF Requirements
The TANF Working Group wants policymakers to take more immediate, forward-thinking steps toward ensuring Mississippians get much needed support
JACKSON, MS — Minority House and Senate Caucuses will convene at the state capitol to recommend policy changes to Mississippi’s Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program in a hearing that targets expanding the reach of assistance to families in need.

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NBC News Honors the Late Rev. Charles Sherrod, Civil Rights Pioneer of Albany, GA

Wilcox County – Human Rights Commission held its First Field Day at the Community Garden on April19th and completed the planting of the garden on April 20th. The students from the agricultural program at the local High School were on hand, as well as community members and leaders. We are excited about the progress the HRC is making in Wilcox County. Thank you for your support and devotion to the community.

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Press Release

Wilcox County – Human Rights Commission held its First Field Day at the Community Garden on April19th and completed the planting of the garden on April 20th. The students from the agricultural program at the local High School were on hand, as well as community members and leaders. We are excited about the progress the HRC is making in Wilcox County. Thank you for your support and devotion to the community.

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Congratulations SRBWI on Joint UN Submissions on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

Wilcox County – Human Rights Commission held its First Field Day at the Community Garden on April19th and completed the planting of the garden on April 20th. The students from the agricultural program at the local High School were on hand, as well as community members and leaders. We are excited about the progress the HRC is making in Wilcox County. Thank you for your support and devotion to the community.

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Wilcox County – Human Rights Commission held its First Field Day at the Community Garden on April19th and completed the planting of the garden on April 20th.

Wilcox County – Human Rights Commission held its First Field Day at the Community Garden on April19th and completed the planting of the garden on April 20th. The students from the agricultural program at the local High School were on hand, as well as community members and leaders. We are excited about the progress the HRC is making in Wilcox County. Thank you for your support and devotion to the community.

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