Welcome to Community Foundation of East Mississippi

Community Foundation of East Mississippi

Citizens National Bank is pleased to announce the addition of the Community Foundation of East Mississippi (CFEM) to its list of official Community Partners. 

The Community Foundation of  East Mississippi is a 501(c)(3) public charity dedicated to maintaining, improving and enriching the quality of life in East Mississippi by supporting worthy causes, providing philanthropic services, and encouraging and providing leadership in response to changing community needs. They are also a catalyst for charitable giving where civic-minded individuals, families, and businesses can meet their philanthropic goals.  The Foundation meets this mission by assisting individual donors, families and corporations as well as other non-profits to grow charitable dollars, manage these resources, and then disburse funds based on the community needs and donors’ goals.   Counties currently served by CFEM include Lauderdale, Clarke, Kemper, Neshoba, and Newton.

CFEM currently administers approximately $6 million in assets through 50 funds of broad and varied types.  To donate to any of CFEM’s funds, you can go online to www.cfem.org and click on “Give Now.”