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Mississippi

Fannie Lou Hamer Community Land Trust
PO Box 1932
Jackson MS 39215
601-355-7224
cooperationjackson@gmail.com
cooperationjackson.org/sustainable-communities-initiative

Date Incorporated: 2015
Purpose: Protect and preserve Black land stewardship in Jackson. 
Land Holdings: Over 40 properties in West Jackson, including a shopping mall, and three commercial facilities.

North Gulfport Community Land Trust
8208 Ohio Ave.
Gulfport, MS 39501
228-868-0250
nglandtrust@gmail.com
northgulfportclt.webs.com

Date Incorporated: 2004
Purpose: Recovery from Hurricane Katrina, address increasing environmental degradation and land speculation, and gentrification of the North Gulfport community.
Land Holdings: Two restored homes; one education center with community garden and park.
Additional Information: Oversees programs regarding arts and environmental justice.
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Rosemont  Community Land Trust
3930 Officer Thomas Catchings, Sr. Drive

Jackson, MS 39209
601-879-4484
rosemontclt@gmail.com
https://www.facebook.com/4RCLT/

Purpose: Neighborhood revitalization.
Land Holdings: Two parcels with homes under construction.
Partners: Revitalize Mississippi, Rosemont Human Services.

Mural painting, North Gulfport CLT