HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Painting with a Twist Hattiesburg attended the New Orleans at the corporate franchise conference.
They learned how to give more back to the Pine Belt community. The corporation as a whole has raised over $900,000 for non-profit organizations this year.
The Hattiesburg store contributed by hosting a painting with a purpose class. They designated one night a month to raising money for a local nonprofit.
"Just to start to build moral and to give back to the community. We love to do that here in the pine belt and to meet new people and it just feels great to give back and to get involved more, just more involved with the community," said James Crowder, owner of Painting with a Twist Hattiesburg.
This month's painting with a purpose is for Hattiesburg's make a wish foundation.