Last year you saved one family's home...
During our Holiday Helping Hands 2015 Campaign, Starkville raised enough money to save one family's home. This year, we are setting on our sites on a roof that will benefit our entire community.
Dr. Joan Butler, "The Woman with the Golden Pen," as we lovingly refer to her, has secured over half a million dollars in grant funding for programming. These programs target literacy, violence prevention, job skills, and health issues in the center of Starkville's largest public housing facility.
Dr. Butler hired a dynamite team to carry out these programs. There is only one problem. The roof of the J.L. King Center in Westside Park is leaking badly. We need