Join us for Ready to Run on August 25 in Jackson!

Join us for Ready to Run Mississippi on August 25 at the Westin in Jackson! We’re honored to be speaking about the power of voter registration and engagement during the lunchtime lecture. Visit www.readytorunms.com to register!

Meet your elected officials: Election Commissioner Zakiya Summers

In Mississippi, an election commissioner represents: A city, county, or the state.  An election commissioner is the chief executive officer of general and special elections in their respective counties or cities. The Mississippi Secretary of State  is the CEO of…

Meet your elected officials: County Supervisor Lee Caldwell

In Mississippi, a County Supervisor represents: A “beat” (read: district) of the county in which they live. Every county has 5. They form a county’s board of supervisors. Supervisor boards can operate either as a beat or unit system. Length…

Young Leadership: D’Andre Anderson

Leadership comes naturally to D’Andre Anderson. The 2017 graduate of Central High School in Chattanooga, Tennessee, made student leadership his passion, serving on the Student Advisory Council to the Hamilton County superintendent and participating in Tennessee’s STARS (Students Taking A…

Voting in the June 5th Primary Election, in 5(ish) Ws

If you follow us on Twitter, you’ll know that June 5th is Primary Election Day in Mississippi. For this election, and every other one, we want you to vote. It’s not our business for whom you cast the ballot. What…

Job Announcement: Deputy Director / Voting Coordinator

Ours to Change Mississippi (OTC) connects young Mississippians with the people, resources, and strategies to take ownership of the future of the state. OTC was launched at a statewide conference of young, active Mississippians in November, 2017. The five interrelated…

Now Hiring: South Mississippi Program Director

The position of South Mississippi Program Director requires a great amount of responsibility and is considered a leadership role within the organization. The individual filling the position reports directly to the Executive Director of the organization and is responsible for…