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Please consider donating to the Books & Bears Program, sponsored by the University of Mississippi's Black Faculty & Staff Organization.

The University of Mississippi’s Black Faculty & Staff Organization is currently collecting donations for this year’s Books & Bears Program. We kindly request donations of new children’s toys, books, and bears for children of all ages.  Donation boxes are located at various locations around campus. The deadline for donations is Wednesday, December 14. Please see locations below:


Bishop Hall - Room 201

Brevard Hall

Carrier Hall - Room 201F

Farley Hall

Fed Ex Academic Support Center - Office 111

J.D. Williams Library

Lamar Hall - 3rd Floor


Martindale-Cole Student Services Center - Career Center Room 303

Powers Hall

Robert C Khayat Law Center - Room 2075

School of Business

Shoemaker Hall - Room 204

Student Union - Center for Inclusion and Cross Cultural Engagement - Suite F101

Summerville Hall - Office of Conflict Resolution Room 100

Vardaman Hall - Room 201

Ventress Hall


For questions, please email: