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The Nonprofit Ecosystem in Mississippi

Mississippi is home to 14k nonprofit organizations. In aggregate, these organizations account for $11b in revenue and employ 81.3k individuals.

Where Do Mississippi Nonprofits Focus?

The IRS classifies nonprofits along 25 different categories or NTEE classifications.

*Remaining NTEE categories account for 0 organizations.

Where are Nonprofits located in Mississippi?

CityOrganization Count
Hattiesburg381
Meridian367
Gulfport358
Madison288
Tupelo267
Columbus243
Brandon238
Oxford232
Ridgeland228
Vicksburg225
Biloxi217
Natchez174
Greenville172
Southaven167
Starkville161
Clinton156
Laurel152
Olive Branch147
Ocean Springs142
Greenwood118

Explore Nonprofits in Mississippi

Renaissance Community Loan Fund Inc

Gulfport, MS

Assets: $45m

Revenue: $5m

MISSION:

TO PROVIDE SUPPORT THROUGH TECHNICAL AND FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE TO FACILITATE THE DEVELOPMENT OF COMMUNITIES WHICH PROVIDE SAFE, QUALITY HOUSING FOR THE WORKFORCE AND SPECIAL NEED RESIDENTS OF THE MISSISSIPPI GULF COAST AND ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITIES THAT WILL ADD/RETAIN JOBS IN THE COMMUNITY OR THAT CREATE ENTREPRENEURIAL OPPORTUNITIES.

Gertude C Ford Foundation Inc

Ridgeland, MS

Assets: $44m

Revenue: $4m

MISSION:

The goal of this organization are the nongovernmental, nonprofit organizations with funds (usually from a single source, such as an individual, family or corporation) and programs managed by its own trustees or directors, established to maintain or aid social, educational, religious or other charitable activities serving the common welfare, primarily through grantmaking.

Tippah Electric Power Association

Ripley, MS

Assets: $41m

Revenue: $10m

MISSION:

TO DISTRIBUTE PUBLIC ELECTRIC POWER SERVICE TO RESIDENTIAL, COMMERCIAL, AND INDUSTRIAL CUSTOMERS IN TIPPAH COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI AND PARTS OF THE SURROUNDING AREA.

Mississippi Childrens Museum

Jackson, MS

Assets: $41m

Revenue: $5m

MISSION:

WE CREATE UNPARALLELED EXPERIENCES TO INSPIRE EXCELLENCE AND A LIFELONG JOY OF LEARNING.

Ohr-Okeefe Museum Of Art Inc

Biloxi, MS

Assets: $40m

Revenue: $3m

MISSION:

THE OHR-O'KEEFE MUSEUM OF ART MISSION IS TO PROMOTE AND PRESERVE THE UNIQUE LEGACY OF BILOXI POTTER GEORGE E. OHR, THE DIVERSE CULTURAL HERITAGE OF THE MISSISSIPPI GULF COAST, AND TO EXIBIT WORKS WHICH EXEMPLIFY THE INDEPENDENT, INNOVATIVE, AND CREATIVE SPIRIT OF GEORGE OHR, EMANCIPATED CRAFTSMAN PLEASANT REED, AND OHR-O'KEEFE MUSEUM ARCHITECT FRANK GEHRY. THIS MISSION IS SERVED THROUGH COMPELLING EXHIBITIONS AND EDUCATIONAL EXPERIENCES VIEWED FROM A FRESH PERSPECTIVE RELEVANT TO OUR COMMUNITY, THE REGION, AND THE NATION WITH A STRONG FOCUS ON CERAMIC ARTS.

Three Rivers Planning & Development District

Pontotoc, MS

Assets: $40m

Revenue: $21m

MISSION:

THE PRIMARY EXEMPT PURPOSE OF THE ORGANIZATION IS TO PROMOTE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT IN THE EIGHT COUNTY DISTRICT THAT IT SERVES. THE ORGANIZATION SERVES AS THE LOCAL PLANNING DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT DESIGNATED BY ARC. ALL PROGRAMS ARE OFFERED IN CONJUNCTION WITH LOCAL GOVERNMENTS TO ACCOMPLISH SPECIFIC OBJECTIVES. ALL FUNDS ARE HELD WITHIN THE ORGANIZATION AND USED TO MATCH FEDERAL/STATE DOLLARS.

Tishomingo Co Electric Power Assn

Iuka, MS

Assets: $40m

Revenue: $9m

MISSION:

SALE AND DISTRIBUTION OF ELECTRICITY TO RURAL CUSTOMERS

Delta State College Foundation Inc

Cleveland, MS

Assets: $40m

Revenue: $3m

MISSION:

THE DELTA STATE UNIVERSITY FOUNDATION WAS FORMED TO SUPPORT AND PROMOTE THE ACADEMIC PROGRAMS AT DELTA STATE UNIVERSITY. REVENUES ARE PRIMARILY DERIVED FROM PUBLIC SUPPORT AND INVESTMENT INCOME.

Mississippi River Tr

Stoneville, MS

Assets: $40m

Revenue: $6m

MISSION:

PRESERVATION OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER PRAIRIES, BOTTOMLANDS, BAYOUS , COASTAL SAVANNAHS, LONGLEAF PINE FORESTS AND SCENIC RIVERS AND STREAMS.

Prentiss County Electric Power Assn

Booneville, MS

Assets: $39m

Revenue: $34m

MISSION:

The goal of this organization is to provide gas, electricity, water and sanitary services including the hook-up of services and the installation, maintenance and repair of necessary equipment.

Old Ladies Home Association

Jackson, MS

Assets: $39m

Revenue: $954k

MISSION:

The goal of this organization is to serve the interests of the community as a whole and provide services which meet the needs of people who own or rent apartments, condominiums, townhomes, mobile home parks or other housing complexes who are their members.

Coahoma Electric Power Assn

Lyon, MS

Assets: $38m

Revenue: $19m

MISSION:

COAHOMA ELECTRIC POWER ASSOCIATION IS AN ELECTRIC COOPERATIVE THAT DISTRIBUTES LOW COST POWER TO APPROXIMATELY 8,000 RURAL CUSTOMERS IN NORTHWEST MS.

Chisholm Foundation

Laurel, MS

Assets: $38m

Revenue: $12m

MISSION:

The goal of this organization are the nongovernmental, nonprofit organizations with funds (usually from a single source, such as an individual, family or corporation) and programs managed by its own trustees or directors, established to maintain or aid social, educational, religious or other charitable activities serving the common welfare, primarily through grantmaking.

Scott Regional Medical Center Inc

Meridian, MS

Assets: $38m

Revenue: $11m

MISSION:

The goal of this organization is to operate twenty-four hour medical institutions that provide diagnostic and treatment services for people whose illnesses require an overnight stay. Most hospitals also provide a variety of services on an outpatient basis. Use this code for hospitals not specified below.

Southern Mississippi Planning And Development District Inc

Gulfport, MS

Assets: $36m

Revenue: $31m

MISSION:

THE MISSION OF SMPDD IS TO PROMOTE CIVIC IMPROVEMENT AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT OF THE LOWER FIFTEEN COUNTIES IN THE STATE OF MISSISSIPPI.

Mississippi State University Research And Technology Corp

Mississippi State, MS

Assets: $36m

Revenue: $4m

MISSION:

ENCOURAGE & PROMOTE NEW TECHNOLOGIES & RESEARCH BY WORKING WITH BUSINESS, INDUSTRY AND MSU.

Winston County Medical Foundation

Louisville, MS

Assets: $36m

Revenue: $32m

MISSION:

TO PROVIDE HEALTH CARE SERVICES TO RESIDENTS OF WINSTON COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI AND SURROUNDING AREAS

Blue Mountain College

Blue Mountain, MS

Assets: $35m

Revenue: $16m

MISSION:

TO ASSIST STUDENTS IN DEVELOPING INTELLECTUAL INTEGRITY, ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE, SOCIAL AWARENESS, AND CHRISTIAN CHARACTER

Gulf Coast Community Foundation Inc

Gulfport, MS

Assets: $35m

Revenue: $12m

MISSION:

COMMUNITY FOUNDATION WHICH GRANTS FUNDS TO OTHER CHARITABLE ORGANIZATIONS.

Bulldog Club

Mississippi State, MS

Assets: $35m

Revenue: $33m

MISSION:

The goal of this organization is to offer services which help individuals develop an understanding of the animal species in which they have an interest and/or to work more effectively with their pets.