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annual community luncheon
December 7, 2023
11:00 am - 1:00 pm

When you support FBB - a youth development nonprofit organization committed to strengthening communities - you give young people a chance to be better members of the community by improving their education, character, and life skills.


To empower and uplift communities by equipping youth, families, and businesses with comprehensive education, fostering strong character and life skills, and delivering valuable training opportunities. Committed to empowering at-risk children aged 5-17 and their families, located in Tunica County, MS. Serving families in Tunica, Desoto, Coahoma Counties.


To nurture communities where youth, families, and businesses achieve a growth mindset, ultimately recognizing and embracing opportunities for lifelong learning, continual improvement, and persistent efforts towards achieving their goals.

the cause: Low literacy

At the heart of our mission lies the challenge of low literacy, a widespread issue affecting countless individuals across our communities.

What is Low Literacy?
Low literacy refers to an individual's limited ability to comprehend, interpret, and utilize written information in day-to-day activities. It's more than just the struggle to read or write; it's a barrier that stifles potential, opportunity, and growth.

Why Does It Matter?

  • Inadequate Education

  • Learning Disabilities

  • Cultural/Linguistic Barriers

  • Reduced Opportunities

  • Financial Constraints

  • Diminished Quality of Life


Family: We prioritize the well-being and unity of families, understanding that strong family foundations are essential for thriving communities. 

Learning: We believe in the transformative power of education and continuous learning. 

Empowerment: We strive to empower youth, families, and businesses, providing them with the tools, resources, and opportunities necessary to achieve success. 

Integrity: We uphold the highest ethical standards, acting with honesty, transparency, and respect in all our interactions.

Growth: We foster a growth mindset, recognizing that personal and professional development is a lifelong journey. 

Community/Partnerships: We champion the power of interconnected communities and partnerships.

Excellence: We strive for excellence in everything we do. We are committed to delivering high-quality education, training, and support services.

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