Who We Are

Ours to Change is a non-profit, non-partisan organization that advocates for public education and promotes civic engagement throughout Mississippi.

Register To Vote

Your vote matters - it's where we as citizens of Mississippi make our voices heard.

Register To Vote

Meet Ours To Change

We're leading conversations across the state to get citizens engaged in securing public education funding for our communities.

Meet Our Team

Latest News

Your Guide to Runoff Voting in Mississippi

This November, Mississippi is holding its gubernatorial elections. These elections are important because we’re voting on the Governor, Lt. Governor, and Secretary of State seats, along with state executive offices, state senate, state house, and special state legislative. All statewide…

Read More

Collegiate Leadership Opportunity – Campus Activist

Young people across the country are taking leadership of the change that they want to see in their communities. A huge part of that leadership happens through voting. Ours to Change is looking to support young leaders who are interested…

Read More

Job Opening: Central MS Outreach Coordinator

Ours to Change Mississippi (OTC) believes that Mississippi’s future depends on having an educated populace. We are working to ensure that Mississippi fully funds K-12 public education by 2020. This long-term effort is committed to building an infrastructure that can…

Read More

Job Opening: Gulf Coast Outreach Coordinator

Ours to Change Mississippi (OTC) believes that Mississippi’s future depends on having an educated populace. We are working to ensure that Mississippi fully funds K-12 public education by 2020. This long-term effort is committed to building an infrastructure that can…

Read More

Your Guide to Absentee Voting in Mississippi

This November, Mississippi is holding its gubernatorial elections. These elections are important because we’re voting on the Governor, Lt. Governor, and Secretary of State seats, along with state executive offices, state senate, state house, and special state legislative. All statewide…

Read More

Job Announcement: Organizing Director

Edit: This position has been filled. Ours to Change Mississippi (OTC) believes that Mississippi’s future depends on having an educated populace. We are working to ensure that Mississippi fully funds K-12 public education by 2020. This long-term effort is committed…

Read More

Our New Executive Director Shares Her Vision

Please join us in welcoming our new Executive Director, Jessica L. Carter. Her story and experience make her the ideal person to lead us into the next phase of our work. Read on for an introduction from Jessica and her…

Read More

History, Transition, and Introduction of New ED Jessica Carter

One of the greatest challenges of my life has been serving as the founding Executive Director of Ours To Change Mississippi. Having taught in classrooms for thirty-two years, I saw what the underfunding of our public schools meant to students. …

Read More

Job Announcement: Communications Director

Ours to Change Mississippi (OTC) believes that Mississippi’s future depends on having an educated populace. We are working to ensure that Mississippi fully funds K-12 public education by 2020. This long-term effort is committed to building an infrastructure that can…

Read More

Contact Us

Fill out the form, or send an email to: hello@ourstochange.org.

Find us on Social Media: