We envision a Mississippi where all people can secure the training and education beyond high school that will allow them to enhance their quality of life, strengthen their communities, and contribute to a vibrant and prosperous future for our state.
The Woodward Hines Education Foundation (WHEF) is a 501c3 nonprofit organization working to help Mississippi students plan and pay for college. We are committed to helping more Mississippians obtain postsecondary credentials, college certifications, and degrees that lead to meaningful employment.
Since our inception, we have worked to increase college access and entry for young people in Mississippi and have expanded that work to support promising practices that lead to college persistence and completion.
Our mission is to help more Mississippians obtain postsecondary credentials, college certificates, and degrees that lead to meaningful employment.
Elevating Mississippi to a Higher Degree