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Another Wonderful PPR Celebration

Updated: May 16, 2023

Back Row: Perry Taylor, Patrick Crews, Julia Ellis, Jenny Bowden, Seth Hudspeth, Rob Carpenter, Griffin Smith, Ryan Selman, David Palmer, Kennedy Miller, Alan Gray Front Row: Beth Hudspeth, Haley Carpenter, Caroline Smith, Caroline Palmer

We had another fantastic annual fundraising event for Mission First with this being our eleventh annual PPR Celebration! Our 2023 PPR Committee did a wonderful job getting together donors’ items—many of which were local Jackson small businesses—for our silent auction!

Here's a look at the silent auction items. Thank you to our auction donors:

After Five Designs

Fertile Ground Brewery

Len Clark Revell

Ace Hardware - NE Jackson

Albriton's Jewelry

Fleet Feet

Leslie Baskin Designs

River Hills Club

Amanda Leigh Connor (Magnolia Travel)

Fresh Ink

Lisa Busby

Sal & Mookies, Bravo & Broadstreet

Amy Head Cosmetics

Grace Buchanan

Little Bluestem Farm

Seth Hudspeth

Ann Carter Inc.

Great Scott

Lizzy Love

Ann Seale

Gresham Jewelry

Logan Farms

Shawn Hodges

Annandale Golf Club

Grocery Supply Co.

Louisiana Pepper Exchange

Simplify with Sister


Gulf Islands Water Park

Lou's Full Serve

South Depot Taco Shop

Barnette's Salon

Fleet Feet

M Douglas Collection

SurgiCare of Jackson

Bass Pro Shops

Fresh Ink

Mars and Steel Awards

Table 100

Betsy Baird Jewelry

Grace Buchanan

Mary Scott Shepard

The Alluvian

Betsy Latham

Great Scott

Mary Stanton Sudduth

The Dinner Darling

Blair White

Gresham Jewelry

Masion Weiss

The Finery

Blair's Gifts Grocery Supply Co.


The Rogue

Brooks Collection Vault

Gulf Islands Water Park

Matt Hall

Tim Ellis

Brown's Fine Art and Framing


Mickey Crosby

Timeless Medical Aesthetics

Buffalo Peak Outfitters

House Studio

Milwaukee Tools

Tuk Tuk Boom

Carol Sneed

Hovi Milwaukee Tools Vine & Toast

Carole Bailey

Ingrid Taylor Catering

Mississippi Aquarium

Whimsy Cookie

CCJ Spa Interior Spaces

Mister Car Wash

City Center Drugs

Jackson Eye Associates

MK Decker Designs

Coat Tails Jain Bourne/ Maum Bakery

MM Shapley's

Courtney Peters Interiors

James Woodcraft

Mossy Oak


Janet Carmichael

MS Children's Museum


Janie Davis

Nandy's Candy

Darden North


Nevada Bobs

Davis Imports

Kit Fields

Pamela Houchins Interior Design

Dent May

KK Buteau Designs

Parkway Perk

Donna McVey


Patrick Crews

EK Home


PJ's Coffee


Laci Bonner/Red Bird

Providence Hill Farm

Emblematic Creative/Claire Barwin

Sandy & Mac Temple

Pryor Lampton

Emory Ryals

Lakeland Yard & Garden

Reunion Golf Club

Faster Way to Fatloss Round

LeFleur Dental Group/ Crosby Dental

Fresh Cut Catering provided the food for the evening. It was all so wonderfully arranged and every bite was delicious!

Mission First Executive Director, Lee Thigpen surprised guests with his own specially seasoned grilled shrimp! There was a steady line all evening long for a taste!

We were grateful to have Bass, Rhythms, & Grooves! Once again, they brought an immense amount of energy to the stage! Also returning to the stage was former Peyton's House students: Heart2Soul. Here's a quick snippet of their amazing performance:

Lastly, we cannot thank our sponsors enough because without them this event wouldn't have happened!

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