Girls’ Night Out

By Margo Burton Guest Blogger Girls’ Night Out is a new group that falls under the mentoring program at Tupelo Children’s Mansion. Girls between the ages of 13 – 16 have been meeting every Wednesday evening for some special “girl time.” The girls were given an opportunity with guidance to …

Volunteering to Make a Difference!

BY JIM MEKASH Director of Physical Plant Volunteers have come to Tupelo Children’s Mansion since the beginning and have provided tremendous assistance in a multitude of ways. On Friday, two ladies from Florida arrived to assist in the residential department. In a couple of weeks, a group of men will …

Relief Houseparenting in Conqueror’s Hall

BY ERMA JUDD Thursday found me in Conqueror’s Hall, one of our girl’s residential homes. I was scheduled to do relief houseparenting through Sunday night at 10:00 p.m. Wow! There were several new with whom I had not had the opportunity to become well-acquainted. A couple of them were having …

It is the Soldier!

On this Memorial Day weekend, we express our appreciation to those who have served in the armed forces. We thank God for our soldiers, and for the many stories of His protection on them as they serve around the world. The bravery and sacrifice of those who have stood and …

Woodlawn Prime Timers Visit the Mansion

BY ANNETTE TOMLINSON Sponsor Relations Coordinator & Tupelo Insider Contributor Pastor and Mrs. James Carney of Woodlawn Church of Columbia, MS graced the Mansion with a visit on Saturday, May 16. They, along with Rev. and Mrs. Myron Schilling, brought 27 members of the Prime Timers Sunday School Class from …

Houseparent Training

BY CHAD PARKER Executive Director of Residential Services Tupelo Children’s Mansion On Wednesday, May 13, the houseparents of TCM Residential Services gathered at the Tupelo Country Club for a day of training, fun, and fellowship…and, of course, food. The training included presentations and group discussions that offered fresh and relevant …

Unexpected Blessings

The Mansion was blessed last week with significant donations from Woodmen of America and the Louisiana Ladies Ministries UPCI. Dennis Moffett, District Manager of Woodmen of America, and Terry Perish, Agent, stopped by our offices to present two checks to us, one in the amount of

Dorcas Ladies Doing What They do Best

BY SONYA LAUGHLIN The Tupelo Insider Contributor Dorcas stands out in the Bible as a woman of good works and charitable deeds. Dorcas proved herself to be a real “doer” of the Word of God, not just a mere “hearer”.  What is significant about the account of her life is …

Corporate Teams Backing Mansion 5K!

BY STEPHEN JUDD A growing number of local businesses in Tupelo are sponsoring TCM children running – along with several hundred other runners – in the Mansion 5K this Saturday.

One Week to GO-AL!

By Stephen Judd To all of our TCM Friends… I trust all is well with you on this Easter weekend. No doubt you are looking forward to a great Resurrection Sunday! With less than one week to go until our Mansion 5K and my 10 mile run, I have $47,332.17 …