Welcome to The Community Development Foundation Media and Press Release page. If you are a member of the media, please contact us and ask to be placed on our Media Contact list.
Each Press Conference and Press Event will include a press packet with printed and digital media in it for your use. Below you will find a listing of recent press releases. Please select one for more information and a corresponding downloadable PDF of each announcement.
If you have any other questions about a press event, please contact Mallory Rutledge, Director of Communications and Public Relations at 662.842.4521, fax at 662.841.0693 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tupelo Public School District, in partnership with the Community Development Foundation, will present "Conversations with Dr. Shaver," on Thursday, March 25 at 5:30 p.m. at Milam Elementary School.
Governor Haley Barbour, officials from MTD and the Lee County Board of Supervisors announced today the expansion of the company’s Tupelo operations into a 525,000-square-foot, county-owned building adjacent to its current facility in the Tupelo-Lee Industrial Park South. The expansion represents a $6.25 million investment by MTD, a lawnmower manufacturing company, and will create 107 new jobs.