About Us

Jackson Progressives was formed in 2017 on Meetup.com in order to serve as an umbrella group for anyone in the Jackson, MS, Central Mississippi area (or anywhere in Mississippi!) who is interested in making positive changes in our local, state, national, and global communities.


Join our meetup group or sign up for our mailing list to get announcements about upcoming meetups, salons, and other events.

Our Mission

Our mission is to . . .

  • Be a local community for people seeking support and friendship
  • Be a reliable, trustworthy information clearinghouse of progressive news and resources
  • Provide to people opportunities for them to share information and ideas, to grow, and to learn from each other
  • Alert members to opportunities for them to take action for progressive causes