Olive Branch, MS becomes Excel By 5 Candidate Community
It is with great pleasure that we welcome Olive Branch, Mississippi into the Excel By 5 family of communities who are making a difference for Mississippi’s youngest citizens. Excel By 5 has been working with St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church to organize and consider Excel By 5. A special thanks to the Pastor Eric Lee, Mayor Scott Phillips and others for their leadership in making this a reality.
St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church will serve as the Lead Support and Fiscal Partner for this initiative.
Please join me in welcoming Olive Branch, Mississippi as our 34nd Excel By 5 Community.
2014 Excel By 5 Community Collaboration Summit
The 2014 "Excel By 5 Community Collaboration Summit" will be held Wednesday October 8, 2014 from 9:00AM - 3:00PM in Rooms 301-303 at the Jackson Convention Center located at 105 E. Pascagoula Street, Jackson, MS. This is an event you will not want to miss!
2014 marks the 10th Anniversary of Excel By 5. Excel By 5 began in 2004 with four pilot communities; Petal, Pascagoula, Cleveland and West Point. Today we have thirty-four locations participating with Excel By 5, eighteen of those are certified. The upcoming summit will be a true Excelebration of Excel By 5. Planned keynote speakers include Dr. Carey Wright, Mississippi Superintendent of Education and Mr. Rich Hardwood, Founder and President of the Harwood Institute (http://www.theharwoodinstitute.org/about/). Other activities and speakers are being planned. The final agenda and details will be emailed to all those who register and will be posted on this site in September.
There is no cost to attend.
To register for the 2014 Excel By 5 Community Collaboration Summit, please click on the Summit Registration Form.
Job Posting, Excel By 5 Inc., CEO
The Chief Executive Officer ("CEO") will serve as chief executive of Excel By 5, Inc. ("Excel By 5"), a community based non-profit focused on the development and well-being of children ages 0-5, and, in partnership with the Board, is responsible for the success of Excel By 5. Together, the Board and CEO assure Excel By 5's relevance to the community, the accomplishment of Excel By 5's mission and vision, and the accountability of Excel By 5 to its diverse constituents.
A complete job description can be found at the link below.
Excel By 5 Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.