Project H.O.P.E. hosting Back-to-School Family Fun Day in Prentiss

Published 1:43 pm Thursday, July 27, 2023

Project H.O.P.E. Community Services is hosting a Back-to-School Family Fun Day in Prentiss. The event will be held Aug. 5 from 9 a.m. until noon at Raisola Park. The park is located at the House of Refuge at 13 B & P Swab Lane on Highway 13 north.

There will be a free gift for all teachers that attend and a school supply giveaway grades K-12. Outdoor games, free health screenings, $1.00 haircuts, arts and crafts, water slide, $1.00 snowballs, 25 cent hamburgers and hot dogs, door prizes and vendors will also be available. Children two months to five years will  for

A free developmental screening will be offered to children two months to five years old, and will include a $10 gift card per screening,

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After the event, beginning at noon, the park will remain open for families to play on the water slide, basketball court, playground and fellowship.

For more information contact 601-501-4447, 901-568-5608 or

Assisting Project H.O.P.E. and House of Refuge are Save the Children, Jefferson Davis Outreach Ministries and Help Me Grow Mississippi.