How Old is Grandpa?

By Stephen Judd One evening a grandson was talking to his grandfather about current events. The grandson asked his grandfather what he thought about the shootings at schools, the computer age, and just things in general. The Grandfather replied,

New Houseparents Arrive

By Stephen Judd We recently welcomed James and Shelly Roberts to the TCM campus as houseparents over Cole Morgan Residential Hall.

Vice Chairman Steps Aside…Replacement Elected by Board

By Stephen Judd Our Vice Chairman, R. D. Whalen, at the recent board meeting, asked that his name not be considered for election to another term, due to advancing years and some health issues. We deeply appreciate this great man. His dedicated leadership on behalf of the Mansion has been …

Jeff Arnold Honored for Pastoral Support!

By Stephen Judd At the recent Annual Fellowship Banquet during the meeting of the Board of Directors, we honored Jeff Arnold for his generous support of Tupelo Children’s Mansion. Over $65,000.00 has been given over the past several years by Pastor Arnold and the church he pastors in Gainesville, Florida. …

Lunch with the A-Team at Margaritas

After church this morning, we took this month’s A-Team out for Sunday dinner at Margaritas Mexican Grill. What a wonderful time we had with this select group of our residents at Tupelo Children’s Mansion. The A-Team is compiled of the residents who score at least 94 of the possible 100 …

Mansion 5K and President’s 10 Mile Run – April 18th

The date for the 2nd Annual Mansion 5K has been set for Saturday, April 18th. Again, this year, enthusiastic runners from all over the region will be gathering in Tupelo for this great event as a huge fund raiser to benefit the Mansion. Several running clubs have endorsed this race …

It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year!

For me, it’s more than just a carol. Christmas truly is the most wonderful time of the year…especially at the Mansion. Margo Burton recently wrote a brief article about Christmas at the Mansion, which was published exclusively in the Mansion Minute, our E-Newsletter. In this well-written piece, she highlights the …

To Which One Do You Say “No, You Can’t Come!”?

Our resident population is now at 46 children, and we have just accepted two more girls. We have received 41 children this year – more placements in 2008 than during any previous year in our history. Two more are already scheduled to come within the next seven days and one …

Mansion Hi-Lights from Greensboro Conference

The recent UPCI General Conference in Greensboro, N. C. was a great blessing to the Mansion. It was a great opportunity to visit with our supporters and a number of former residents and staff members. I am happy to report that we received an allocation of $21,000.00 from the Ladies …