At the end of July, First Bridge hosts the annual Petal Family Health and Resource Fair at Petal First Baptist Church. We partner with Petal Excel by 5, The Coleman Center for Families and Children, and the Petal School District to host this event every year. The fair is an opportunity for children and families to gather information about community efforts and to receive necessary and free resources before the start of the new school year.
what to bring.
Families will need to provide proof of residency on the day of the Health and Resource Fair. We encourage families to register before the event.
We also accept walk-ins on the day of the fair.
To register your family, click the link below:
Health and Resource Fair is our biggest event of the year, and it would not be possible without our dedicated volunteers! We have many areas for volunteers to serve during the event.
We need volunteers for the following areas:
*All volunteers are required to attend a training before the Health and Resource Fair.*
Are you interested in being a volunteer for the fair? Sign up below!
Have more questions? Contact us!
Community Organization Opportunities
Do you or your organization serve children and families?
We want to give families access to information about services available to children and their families in the Pine Belt area. If you would like your organization to be a part of connecting with families in Petal, you can sign up below or contact us with any questions!
In Previous years...
These are some of the organizations who have attended the Annual Health and Resource Fair in the past. We believe in connecting families with resources and creating an opportunity for families to build relationships with the community through learning about organizations that serve children and families.