When you throw a rock into a lake, a circle swells out around the site of contact. This circle is immediately followed by more circles, propelled into action by the force of the original impact. As these circles expand through the lake's surface, you may ponder the idea that no one single event is ever isolated. Whether you are throwing a rock into a lake or helping someone in need, you will always cause a ripple effect.
March is Women’s History Month, a time to celebrate and commemorate the dynamic role of women in American history. This year, Canopy Children’s Solutions (Canopy) celebrates 110 years of transforming the lives of Mississippi children and families. Canopy’s four Core Values will continue being a beacon of hope for the next 100 years. Let’s take this moment to highlight a few of the many encouraging, powerful and transformative women that have helped to shape Canopy’s historic and impactful story.
Canopy Children’s Solutions’ core values define our day-to-day actions and decision-making at every level in our organization. Many times what the organization does will change, but why we do it never changes. Canopy’s core values clearly define the guiding principles …
Each year, four Canopy employees are selected to receive top honors for their service to the organization and the children and families of Mississippi. These recipients are honored based on the ways they live out Canopy's Core Values.
Jennifer Cottrell, an autism spectrum disorder teacher at Canopy Children’s Solutions’ CARES School Hattiesburg, recently received a classroom grant from the Mississippi Professional Educators.
Multimedia Specialist Chris Windfield is using his talents to help promote the amazing work taking place at Canopy through his work in graphic design, videography and digital marketing alongside his co-workers in PR and Development. Chris recently used his talents in service to the community creating a mural for New Horizon Church in Jackson, Mississippi. The work of art entitled “Young King,” he said was inspired in part by the work that Canopy does to help children embrace success for their future.
Canopy Children’s Solutions announces Sabreniee A. Wright as its new program director for the South Mississippi Child Advocacy Center.
Canopy Children's Solutions introduces Daniel Wilson as Program Director to lead the Warren County Children's Shelter.