Celebration raises $30K for Mississippi Civil Rights Museum

April 29, 2018 in News

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – A $30,000 donation to the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum will help pay admission costs for students, poor people and older people. A group called Friends of […]

Nissan gives $500,000 to Mississippi history museums

April 28, 2015 in Business

CANTON, Miss. (AP) – Nissan Motor Co. is donating $500,000 to help fund exhibits and a dining area at two Mississippi history museums being built in downtown Jackson. The Japanese […]

New Civil Rights Museum in Mississippi gets $2.5 million donation, nears fundraising goal

January 12, 2015 in Entertainment, News

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — Two Mississippi history museums being built in Jackson are moving closer to their private fundraising goal. Including a new donation announced Friday, the Museum of Mississippi […]