Civic Groups

B.J. Chain / 1st Regional Library

Provides materials and services to help residents obtain information, meeting their personal, educational, and professional needs. Mary Agnes Ledbetter, Head Librarian, 662-895-5900.

Boy Scouts

Boy Scout Troop 155 meets once a week on Monday nights from 6:30 pm to 8 pm at Mineral Wells United Methodist Church 7395 Stateline Road in Olive Branch. 

Fred Allen: 662-895-5833

Civitan Club

Building good citizenship by providing a volunteer organization of clubs dedicated to serving individual and community needs with an emphasis on helping people with developmental disabilities. Cynthia Earhart. 901-517-7001 or 1-800-Civitan.

Community Foundation of Northwest MS

Helping donors to achieve their charitable purposes without the administrative burden of maintaining their own foundation. Tom Pittman, CEO/President, 315 Losher Street Hernando, MS 38632. 662-449-5002

DeSoto County Literacy Council

The Council provides competent and confidential tutoring to DeSoto County residents. 
2601 Elm Street Hernando, MS 38632 
Phone: 662-429-2354 
Email DeSoto County Literacy Council 

DeSoto Health and Wellness Center

Providing primary health care and health education services to the working uninsured citizens of DeSoto County. 7181 Delta Bluff Parkway, Walls, MS 662-781-0038.

DeSoto Sunrise Homes, Inc.

A non-profit, 501 (c) 3 tax-exempt, provides services to children and adolescents who are "at risk" of developing delinquent behaviors. 1259 Stateline Road E Southaven, MS 38671 662-342-0155.

Friends of the B.J. Chain Library

A group of volunteers who support the library staff in whatever task they propose. Contact Sarah Camp at 662-895-5633.

Golden Branches

Provides for the recreational, educational, and fellowship well-being of the senior citizens of Olive Branch and the surrounding community. Missy Powell, Coordinator 662-890-7182.

Hernando Desoto Habitat for Humanity

Allowing working people who have no other opportunities to own a home the chance at building their lives and protecting their families. Marcus Manning, President, 662-449-5002

House of Grace

Domestic Violence Shelter and Support Groups - Mission is to offer a way out for victims of domestic abuse and sexual assault; 24-Hour Crisis Hot Line 662-342-1432 Contact Lorine Cady, Executive Director at 662-342-1889.


A full-service blood center and an educational resource that is responsive to the needs of Mid-South patients, donors, healthcare facilities, and medical professionals. Call 662-349-0662.

Lion's Club

Has been offering citizens the opportunity to give something back to their community since 1943. For more information, please visit the Lion's Club website.  

Mid-State Opportunity

A non-profit organization, which provides case management services and assistance to low-income families. 9607 Highway 178 Olive Branch, MS 38654. Hours 8 am to 4:45 pm. Closed noon to 1 pm for lunch. Call 662-895-4153.

Volunteer Northwest Mississippi

Our mission is to develop, promote, and support volunteerism in Desoto County and Northwest Mississippi. We work to match volunteers with non-profit organizations. If you would like to find out more about volunteering in your community or would like to list your volunteer opportunities with us, contact Anna Dickerson, Director of Volunteer Northwest Mississippi at 662-449-5002 or email us at Visit our website.

Olive Branch Arts Council

The mission is to promote an appreciation of the arts in the Olive Branch Community. For more information please call 662-404-2787 or visit Branch Community Thrift ShopProvides the Olive Branch Community an opportunity to purchase used clothing at a nominal price and to provide clothing on an emergency basis. 662-895-2913

Olive Branch Emergency Food Ministry

Assists the Olive Branch Community with food needs in times of emergency or economic crisis. 10947 Highway 178 Olive Branch, MS 38654 Open Tuesdays 10 am to noon 662-895-2913

Olive Branch Heroes Fund

We believe it is our civic duty to have funds available to help families in their time of crisis and to better equip our heroes in their calling to serve our community.

Olive Branch Humane Society

A non-profit organization, allowing for 100% tax-deductible donations. For more information, please call 662-895-5328.

Olive Branch Shriner's Club

Serving mankind through the resources of its great philanthropy, the Shriners Hospitals for Children. Call 662-895-9919 or go to

Olive Twigs

Consists of four groups, the Cultural, Philanthropic, Humanitarian, and Hospitality Groups whose purpose is to strive to create civic interest in the community and to help finance projects that benefit the community.

Rotary Club

Local service club of business and professional leaders. 

Sacred Heart Southern Missions

Strives to extend the Reign of God in the nine northern counties of Mississippi by giving witness through the presence and compassionate service in the parish, education, and social ministries. 662-893-0255