North Mississippi Rural Legal Services and Coahoma Opportunities are sponsoring an educational workshop at 10AM September 30th at Chapel Hill Heights, 953 Gooden Cove in Clarksdale. Topics discussed include Social Security benefits, birth certificate issues, preparing wills and trusts and eligibility requirements for various benefit programs. For additional information contact Kay Jones at Coahoma Opportunities (662-624-4887) or Cherrie Green at Mississippi Legal Services (800-959-6752 x2919, email firstname.lastname@example.org).
Teal Toe Ovarian Cancer Awareness Walk
Northwest Mississippi Regional Medical Center and Coahoma Community College are partnering in a "Teal Toe" event to conclude National Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month, and teal is the national color. The community is asked to paint your toenails teal and wear flip flops to walk around the hospital grounds at 12:30PM on September 30th; the CCC cosmetology department will offer teal toe polish for the event and teal balloons will be released at the conclusion of the walk. For more information contact Dianne Mitchell at NWMRMC (662) 624-3522 or Shirley Hicks at CCC's cosmetology department (662) 627-2571.