by Brinda Fuller Willis
Jackson native Kim Bracey's journey in starting the nonprofit organization, Aunt Joyce's Kids, began with her aunt, Joyce Baker, who died of leukemia in 2012.
by Amber Helsel
On Friday afternoons this spring, students from Wingfield High School's FAME program are gathering up on the 13th floor of Capital Towers to learn more about media and how to tell overlooked stories about their communities. They are part of the Mississippi Youth Media Project, which BOOM Editor-in-chief Donna Ladd started and, last year, moved into its own newsroom with the help of other W.K. Kellogg Foundation leadership fellows and their project funds.
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