BILOXI, Miss. – Families First for Mississippi is expanding Governor Bryant’s Healthy Teens for a Better Mississippi initiative throughout the State to include educational and innovative programs on healthy choices to engage teens.
On Wednesday, January 24th, 2018, Families First for Mississippi will host a state-wide Healthy Teens for a Better Mississippi Rally at the Mississippi Coast Coliseum and Convention Center- Hall 4. Check-in will begin at 9:00 a.m. and the rally will conclude at 1:00 p.m. The event is in partnership with the Mississippi Department of Human Services and Mississippi Department of Health. Schools can select 35 students from grades 9th-12th to attend. This free event will feature guest speakers Marcus Dupree and Ted DiBiase, Jr., entertainment, lunch, t-shirts, goodie bags, exhibits, and resources. For more information, contact Healthy Teens State Director, Liz Ketchum at (662) 844-0031 or firstname.lastname@example.org.