Ole Miss honors Brittney Reese for her philanthropy


www.wxxv25.com – WXXV Staff – 2022-11-28 13:35:53

One of the greatest long jumpers in history, University of Mississippi alumna Brittney Reese is already recognized as the university’s most celebrated Olympian. However, her quiet efforts to help and serve others are often overlooked.

That changed recently when the 36-year-old Reese was honored in Oxford with the Emerging Young Philanthropist Award by the Women’s Council for Philanthropy.

For many years, Reese has supported her hometown of in several ways. For instance, shortly after graduating from Ole Miss, she returned to Gulfport to assist…

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