We are grateful to Mid-South COVID-19 Regional Response Fund donors who make grants to those affected by the coronavirus crisis possible.
To date, the Fund has deployed $4.9 million to help our neighbors in need. This effort includes multiple phases of funding to address both the acute need now and the longer-term impacts of the pandemic and recovery.
See donors through January 18 below or click here to learn more about the Mid-South COVID-19 Regional Response Fund.
Pay It Forward Mid-South Support
Running Dec. 21, 2020 through January 31, 2021, the Pay It Forward Mid-South campaign supports hospitality and service industry workers through the Mid-South COVID-19 Regional Response Fund.
Suzanne Abbott Imad Abdullah Carolyn Able Zachary Abramson James Adelman Answering Advantage Belinda Anderson Ms. Susan T. Anderson Ms. Kontji Anthony Sherri Anthony Martha J. Antrobus Cheryl Banks - in honor of Dr. and Mrs. Reginald Coopwood Murna Barrett Daniel Bastardo Blanco Judy Beach - in memory of Carla S. Beach Nikia Bell Christopher W. and Helen N. Bird Charitable Fund Dana Bottenfield Blake and Christie Bowman Danielle Bownes Bonnie Brookshaw Michael and Emily Browne Fund Justine Brunett Ms. Lynn Buhler Mark Buisseret Mary Catherine and Mark Burke – in honor of Dr. and Mrs. Reginald Coopwood Martha Burkhead Patrick Byrne - in honor of Dr. and Mrs. Reginald Coopwood Don and Mary Campbell Connie Candebat Yvonne Carroll Mrs. Brenda Carter Scott Carter Judith Caulk Jason Charnes Aimee Christian Barry Cohen Sheila Cohen Clarence Coleman - in memory of Berry Coleman Sharaze Colley Barbara Conway Ms. Raegan Cook Susan B. Cooley Erica and Reginald Coopwood Maura Coughlin Sylvia Cox Martin Croce Judith Cross Christopher Cullum Catherine Culnane Joanna Curtis Mr. John Daniel Anne F. Dubois - in honor of Bob and Tina Fockler Ben T. Duke Sandra Edscorn-White Early Ehlinger - in honor of the person who bought my family dinner at Arby's today Elisabeth Eickhoff Teresa Elliott – in honor of Dr. Reginald Coopwood David and Sue Ellison ELPIS Philoptochos Society Chapter NO. 7041 Erica Evans Marsha Evans Will and Rebecca Fava FedEx Walter Fey - in memory of Terry DeWitt First Horizon Foundation Valerie Fitzgerald Fockler Family Fund Anne Forbus Freeman Fund Gardo Design Group Phyllis Gay Missy George Peter and Mary Anne Giannini Chris and Susan Korones Gifford Elizabeth Gilless John Gilmore - in honor of Marshall and Yvonne Gilmore Tabitha Glenn Wendy Greenlaw John T. Gregory V Thomas L. and Melissa C. Grimes Donor Advised Fund Trey Haire Tom and Leigh Ann Hamic Summer Hardy – in honor of Dr. and Mrs. Reginald Coopwood Michael Harwood Becky Heineke Louise Henslee Patricia Hickman - in honor of 117 Prime staff Anthony Hicks Karen Hill James and Joy Hoffman Elizabeth Hopkins - in honor of Tyler Hopkins Linda Hughlett International Paper Jain Family Foundation Arlene Jakubowski - in memory of Tyler Merritt Ms. Whitney Jo - in honor of Sutton Mora Deborah Johnson William Jones Dianna Renea Jones Steve Kaplan Joshua Katz. M.D. William Kim Katherine King Leanne Kleinmann - in honor of all my friends at Fino's Melinda and William Kolb Mariarose Kulma Aurelia G. Kennedy Kyles Alice Laminack Madeleine E. Landrum-Noe Eva Lang Linda Lanier Legacy Wealth Management Inc. Frances Leslie Temond LeSure Floyd Lyons Sammy Marshall Debbie and Chip Marston Family Fund Vikki Massey Kay McAdams Wallace and Lynne McAlexander Mr. Mack E. McCaul, Jr. The McConnells Karimeh McDaniel Diane McGarry Deborah McGhaw Adelaide McGowan Charles McLarty - in honor of Dr. and Mrs. Reginald Coopwood Tracy McLaughlin Latrice McLin Melissa McMasters Simone and Logan Meeks MemPoPs Glenda Mendina Wendi Mihalko Duncan L. and Julie K. Miller Fund Harriet Montgomery Laura Moore Glenda Moore Merry and Johnny Moore Paul Morris Sebastrian Morris Susan Morrow Ann M. Mullis Dr. Erin Nelson Jacqueline L. Nesbit Charitable Fund Anjana Nityanandam Steven Norman Hope Nycum Linda Opiel - in memory of John W. Pulley Orion Federal Credit Union Jaymes Parker and Bailey Parker Pat and Lisa Parker Karen Parker Margaret Paydar Linda Payne Mr. Elliot Perry Clifton and Debbie Phillips Fund Josh and Amy Poag - in honor of Patrick and Deni Reilly William Podesta Ted and Stephanie Poplos Nancy Prillaman Molly R. Quinn Fund Cynthia Rahme Katie and Will Raines Fund Mrs. Cheryl Rasbach Scott and Lauren Ready Regional One Health Foundation Regional One Health Executive Team – in honor of Dr. Reginald Coopwood Ms. Stephanie Richards Ms. Beverly Richardson Kristen Ring Anne and Jerry Riordan Sara Robertson T Rooks Samuel Salky Shahin Samiei Steve and Debby Schadt Fund Vicki Scherf Ashton Schifani Erich Schroeder Adam Schulman Larry Scroggs - in memory of Nick Vergos Amit Sen Richard Shadyac Ruth Shumaker - in memory of Marion Plotkin White and Ben White Kimberley Simpson Dorothy Sisnett Peter Slavish Vearlene Smith Mr. Robert Smithwick III - in memory of Phil Zanone Laura Snider Cathleen Snow Standard Electric Company, Inc. Milner Stanton Ann Stewart Traci Strickland - in honor of Dr. and Mrs. Reginald Coopwood Sheila and Neil Stringer Mrs. Gretchen Stroud Sullivan Branding, LLC Robert A. Svoboda Charles Tackett Janice Taff Catherine A. Taylor Blair Taylor - in honor of Reginald Coopwood Paula Temes Steve and Ginger Threlkeld Melissa Tichenor – in honor of Elliot Perry Tish Towns - in honor of Dr. and Mrs. Reginald Coopwood Renee Trammell Cristie and Pat Travis Dr. Terry M. Trojan Collier Turner Jamie Turner Mr. Michael D. Uiberall The Urban Child Institute Allison and Charles Vance Melody Vollman Rick and Brenda Wagers Paige Walkup Mr. Mike Warr Elizabeth Morrison Warren Nicole Washington Karen and Dennis Watson - in honor of Dr. and Mrs. Reginald Coopwood John Weinlein Barrie Wexner-Wurzburg Robbie and Candice Wheeler Margo Wilkens – in honor of Rev. Michael Insley Ms. Neville G. Williams Mrs. Kathleen S. Williams Lance Wiedower Jacob Wiley Ann Wilson Martha Wilson Marcia Elaine Woodard Emily R. Woodside and William D. Falvey, M.D. Fund Teresa Wright Kent and Susan Wunderlich Fund Jason Yaun Yiyang Fund J. T. and Deidre Young Pallas Pidgeon Zanone David and Michelle Ziebarth
Anonymous Assisi Foundation of Memphis, Inc. Benevity Community Impact Fund of the American Online Giving Foundation Mary Reynolds Babcock Foundation Blue Meridian Partners Thomas W. Briggs Foundation, Inc. The Canale Foundation, Inc. Annie E. Casey Foundation Clarence Day Foundation The Members of GiVE 365 Goodlett Foundation The Hearst Foundations Hyde Family Foundation The Kresge Foundation Truist Foundation The Turley Foundation, Inc. The Urban Child Institute Kemmons Wilson Family Foundation VML Foundation Wiseheart Foundation
BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee Health Foundation Blues City Brewery Cargill Incorporated Community Capital Facebook Forbis Insurance Grace-St. Luke's Episcopal Church HBG Design Fund Leadership Memphis Executive Program (see below for list of Leadership Memphis donors) LEO Events Charitable Fund Me & Mrs. Jones Medtronic Foundation Memphis Area CRA Association Memphis Bridge Lighting, Inc. Memphis Grizzlies Community Assistance Fund Memphis Light, Gas & Water Division Nike, Inc. and Affiliates PepsiCo Foundation Pfizer Foundation Matching Gifts Program Regions Foundation Rotary Club of Memphis East Foundation Second Presbyterian Church The Employees of ServiceMaster and Terminix Shelby County Commission Tennessee Valley Authority Triumph Bank UBS Financial Services, Inc. ZuZus Petals
Jewish Community Partners Women's Foundation for Greater Memphis
Anonymous (5) Ben C. Adams Linda Adams - in memory of Edna and Maurice P. Ford, Jr. James Adelman Michele and Steve Adelman Alexia Adeshakin Samantha Albert Leslie Aldridge Julia Alspaugh and Peter Kauffmann Denver and Margeaux Amerine Ameriprise Financial - in honor of Dr. Jan Young Alicia Anderson Bill and Susan Andrews Rocky Anthony Ward Archer Jr. Fund Shannon and Adam Arthur Aum Swasti Astu Fund Penny Aviotti Ashli Avis Bailey/Carr Endowment Fund Renee and Justin Bailey Rena Baker Jennifer Balink Carol and Bert Barnett Fund Claire Barnett Barrett Family Fund Sally Barron Kristi Bauer Mr. and Mrs. Stephen J. Bearman Becky Beaton - in honor of COVID-19 Help Charles Belenky - in memory of Miriam Belenky Jonathan Bennett Berryhill Family Charitable Fund Carol A. Johnson Bishop Mary & Allen Blair Fund Mr. and Mrs. Jack R. Blair Jesse Boswell Martha and Jim Boyd The Bownes Family Josh Breeden Cindy and Kevin Brewer Fund Rosalyn Brown Walter R. Brown and Richard K. Tanner Fund Michael and Emily Browne Fund Justine Brunett Deedee and Larry Bryan Charitable Fund Katherine Bryan Lynn Buhler Martha Bukauskas Paulette Bukauskas Mr. and Mrs. Berkeley Burbank Amanda and Daniel Bureau Charlene Cain Susan Callison Marjorie Campagna Jonathan Campbell Mr. and Mrs. Christopher W. Canale Larry S. Capstick Raquel Carls Suzanne Carlson April Carter - in honor of Momentum Nonprofit Partners Scott Carter Ashley Cash Lucy and Michael Castellarin - in honor of Elizabeth Warren Pam Chase and Frank B. Horrell Rachel Cheek and Matthew Jakes Antoinette Cheney Susan Chrietzberg Michael and Karen Hopper Clark Fund Mr. and Mrs. Marshall A. Clark and Family Fund Patricia Clayton - in honor of Andy Wilson Clements Steve Cohen Charitable Fund Samila Colar Jimmy Cole Katherine Gilliland Connell Advised Fund Barbara Conway - in memory of Herman Strickland, Jr. Meredith Coupe Kathy Moore Cowan Margaret and Bill Craddock Gerre Craig Crawford-Howard Private Foundation Fund Patricia Cunningham Danehy Family Charitable Fund Laurie Daniel Katherine Dann - in memory of Dan Spector Alise Davis Ann Davis - in memory of Betty Jones David Davis Bob Dawkins Meredith Day Kevin Dean - in honor of Olliette Murry-Drobot Steven Dean Kristen Delaney Allison Delugach Robyn Diaz Mr. and Mrs. Wade Dickert Jill Diffy Yifei Ding Victoria Docauer Julianna Donahue and Brad Christian Gregory Dotson Angela Douglas Doris J. Douglas Mary Dowling Morgan Dowling Tosha Downey - in memory of William Downey D. Dwight Drinkard, Sr. Robert Driver Suzanne Drumwright Robert L. Ducklo III Fund Ann Ellington Duncan Duration Fine Arts Club -In memory of Mrs. Susan Tucker Kuhn, Mrs. Della Davenport, Mrs. Elmyra "Tommie" Pardue, and Mrs. Jean Robinson Belynda Dwyer Sarah Edelstein Phyllia Eder Emily Trenholm and Les Edwards Tara and Scott Elliott Charitable Fund Louise Ellis Michelle Epps Felsenthal Special Fund Kathy and Ted Ferguson Susan C. Ferguson Ashley Finch Zodie Fisher Gretchen Fitzpatrick Fund Mac Fleischer James Fleming Fockler Family Fund Deb and Bob Foehring Bradley and Robert Fogelman Fund Hal Fogelman William M. Fondren, Jr. and Sondra W. Fondren Endowment Fund William Fones and Beverly Cruthirds Leah Ford Robin Lauren and Peter Hale Formanek Advised Fund Kelly Forstbauer Kate and Charles Foster Rebecca Fowler Fraser Family Fund Freeman Fund Terri Lee Freeman Jeff Frisby Maria Fuhrmann Yu Fukuda and Patrick Siglin - in honor of Susan Bransford Serrie Fung and Gerardo Cantu Gadomski Family Foundation Fund Lahiru Gamage Larry Garber Margaret and Hall Gardner Thomas Garrison Susan George Annese Geraci Lela Gerald Andrew Gibbs Kathy and J.W. Gibson Charitable Fund Thomas L. and Melissa C. Grimes Donor Advised Fund John M. Gillespie Gilliland Family Fund, Inc. Audrey Taylor Gonzalez Fund Patsy Goodin Victoria Gore Martha S. and Jerrold J. Graber Fund Phil Gray Amy Greenberg Wyeth Greene Greenview Fund Leslea and Mark Grochau Guarino Family Fund Felicia Gunter Lauren Hales Aimee Hall - in honor of Rick Shadyac Ali Hamilton Benjamin Hamilton Josh Hammond Scott Hammond Erica Hange Alise Hanissian Ashley and Dan Harper Karen Harper Shauntell Harper Sue Harpole - in honor of Rick Shadyac Jerrie Harris Lisa and Dave Harris Charitable Fund Diane Harvey Debra Hayes Healy Charitable Fund Heflin Family Fund Margie L. and Roy W. Hendrix Family Fund Sally L. and Wil J. Hergenrader Fund Eliza Jenny Herman - B'nai Tzedek Fund Zachary Herman - B'nai Tzedek Fund Shannon Hernandez The Herstein Fund Pat Hickman Anny Hodus - B'nai Tzedek Fund Donna and Craig Hofer Judith S. Holland Darin Hollingsworth - in honor of Momentum Nonprofit Partners Sara Holmes Kelly and Alex Holtel Marcia Honig and Tony Reiner Dorsey Hopson Duncan Howell Heather Hunt Eva and Bobby Hussey Jr. Fund Julia and Edwin Hussey Fund Andrew Inglis Fund Irwin Family Giving Fund Ali Ishaq - in honor of Amal Gul Ishaq Susan Ishikawa Greg and Romona Jackson Wendy Jacobson - in memory of Eleanor Moore Mr. and Mrs. Leo R. Jalenak, Jr. Natalie and James B. Jalenak Charitable Fund Addie James Alan and Carolyn Jaslow Michael and Leah Jaynes Jeanne and Frank Jemison Fund Sarah Boyce Jemison Lauren Jenkins Osheana Jenkins Whitney Jo - in honor of the Community Foundation of Greater Memphis Adam Johnson Martha Johnson Mr. and Mrs. Frank A. Jones Special Fund Christine Jones Kimberley Jones Melissa Jones Mimsy Jones - in honor of Amy Beth Dudley Monica Jones Palmer and John Jones Krissy Knies and Thomas Jones Mrs. William Carrington Jones Julia Judaken - B'nai Tzedek Fund Brooke Justice Dr. Edward S. and Linda S. Kaplan Special Fund Pesi Katz - B'nai Tzedek Fund Elaine and Robert Kaufman Charitable Fund Rachael Keating Laura Kedebe Anne and Mike Keeney Angela Keesee Lurene and Chris Kelley Riyad Khader Cynthia and Paul Klein Craig and Jennifer Knox Fund Roger and Ann Knox Fund Merit Koch Korones Family Fund Susan and Alan Kosten Kathy Kyzer Kathy Ladner Frank and Michelle Lady - in honor of Christ Community Health Services Pierre Landaiche Rosa Landaverde Dabney Langellier Mr. and Mrs. James C. Lanier George and Barbara Lapides Fund Katherine Laughlin Elizabeth Lawson Fund William H. Lawson, Jr. Fund Debbie and Ron Lazarov Philanthropic Fund Liza Leatherman Jerry Lee Sharon and David Lee - in memory of Tim Russell Bailey Leopard Frances Leslie Susan and Mitchell Levine Amara Levine-Reich Elizabeth Lindquester Family Fund Janet Lo and Lucas Elijovich Susan Locke Weigel The Lovie Fund Margaret Lubas Macon to Memphis Fund Caroline MacQueen Rebecca and Devin Maddox Yvonne S. Madlock - in memory of Tim Russell and in memory of Kenneth Bradshaw Thomas J. Malone, III Amirta Manikandan Charles and May Lynn Mansbach Philanthropic Fund Maral Mara Carolyn Marcum - in honor of Ellie Marcum Sylvia Goldsmith Marks Charitable Lead Annuity Trust Fund Vikki Massey Kevin Mathews - in celebration of Wallis & Josh Audra May Audrey Jane May Jeffrey Mayhew Debra McCanless Mack E. McCaul Peggy and Don McClure Jr. Charitable Fund Brianna McCullough Victoria McCullough Julia and Doug McDonald Fund Melanie McDonald Robert G. and Paula P. McEniry Fund Jennifer McGrath Amanda and Wil McGriff Chris, Debbie and Owen McHaney Harrison McIver Chris McLemore Corinne McLaughlin Logan and Simone Meeks Roger and Ann Meier Louise Mercuro - in honor of the Adams Family Melinda Merkle - in honor of Sarah Tinkler Alex Middleton and Ryan Carroll Abby Miller Duncan L. and Julie K. Miller Fund E. S. Miller Fund Elmer Sidney Miller Fund Mary Jo Miller Richard and Elizabeth Miller Erskin Mitchell Jr. Keesa Rayford Mitchell Sharolyn Mitchell Thomas Momberg Megan Monteen Blanche and John Montesi Jr. Fund Karen K. Mora Sutton Mora Hayes and Kerry Hayes Tangela Morgan Laura and John Morris Stephen Morris Linda Morris Casello - in memory of Jack H. Morris Mr. and Mrs. Paul Morris Morrow Family Charitable Fund Susan Morrow Suzie and Michael Moskal Kathryn Mosteller Nayla and George Nassar, Jr. Charitable Fund Larry Neal Mary Nelson NeNe and Hooray Fund Neta Fund Jackie Nichols Cynthia Obmoin Mr. and Mrs. John P. O'Connor, Jr. Mr. and Mrs. Michael T. Odom Monica O'Hanlon Wendy R. Oliver Ruthie O'Ryan Hannah Pallotta Carey Paret Diane Parker Peter Parker William Parker - in honor of Jaymes and Bailey Parker Meg Patton Valerie Colvin Peavy Fund Hallie L. Peyton Fund Cegu Puttana Phaniraj Clifton and Debbie Phillips Fund Playhouse Intern Program Fund David Plunkett Amy and Josh Poag Paula Polite - in honor of Dr. Sandra Reed Lauri Prather - in honor of Richard C. Shadyac, Jr. James H. Prentiss Jr. Fund Quinn Family Fund Bathsheba Randle - in memory of Mr. & Mrs. Willie Barham Bharathi and Narayan Rangaswami Prahlad Rao Pearlie Ratliff Syed Raza Richard Redfearn - in honor of front line medical workers Fred Reginelli - in memory of Fred Reginelli Marian and Robert Reimann Beverly Richardson Kathy Richardson - in honor of Laura Whitsitt Linda and Edward Richmond Carl and Trish Ring Charitable Giving Fund Robb Family Fund Anna and Gwin Robbins Fund Jennie N. Robbins Kelly Roberts Jacqueline Romo Gabrielle Rose Morgan D. Rose Fund Rosepoint Foundation Fund Elizabeth B. Rouse Lauren and Jeff Rower Beth Rowlett Emily Rowlett Madeline Rudesill Robyn Ryan Sachs/Vidulich Fund Kenneth M. and Beverly T. Sakauye Shahin Samiei Tracey and Peter Sanders Susan Sanford Chantal Scalzo Steve and Debby Schadt Fund Gail Schledwitz Kelli Schnadelbach Jenae Scott-Robinson MacKenzie Scott Larry Scroggs - In memory of Jim Doran Robert Seay Ryan Sellers Katie Sentilles Brett Sheppard Elizabeth S. Sheppard Fund Matthew Shifflett Decca Shirreh Courtney Shove Steve Shular Shamus Smisor Amanda Smith Ashley Smith Doug and Rachel Smith Charitable Trust Fund Mr. and Mrs. Graham R. Smith Hayes Smith Irene and Fred Smith Jeanne P. Smith Fund Sarah Smith Eileen Smouha Cathleen Snow Soji Fund Taylor Somerville Maureen Sorrells Dorian L. Spears - in memory of Damien L. Spears Marianne Spengler Spiro Family Fund Sharon Stanley Ms. Katherine Fockler Steele Mr. and Mrs. Robert A. Svoboda - in memory of Rudi and Honey Scheidt Tina Steelman Duckels and Chris Duckels Steve Steffens - in honor of healthcare workers Susan Steffens Claire Steinreide Thomas and Harriet Stern Advised Fund Anne H. Stokes Advised Fund John W. Stokes, Jr. Advised Fund Terry Stonebrook Tina and Pete Sullivan Janice Taff Candace Tate Lauren and Justin Taylor Meredith Taylor - in memory of Cynthia Coupe Priscilla M. and Paulo L. Teixeira Foundation Fund Asan G. Tejwani - in honor of healthcare professionals Robyn Thatcher Gloria Thomas Nicole A. Thomas - in honor of Momentum Nonprofit Partners Pauletta Thomas John and Sally Thomason Advised Fund Karen & Eb Thomas Fund Melissa Tichenor - in honor of Mary (Mamel) McCain, MPA, RHIA Sarah Tinkler Tower Family Fund Leslie and Ted Townsend Liane Townsend - in honor of Bettye Townsend Nicole Treadwell Will Tsap Mr. and Mrs. Michael D. Uiberall Elizabeth & Samantha Ulm Micah Unowsky - B'nai Tzedek Fund Tamara Vance Randy and Beverly Wade Fund Regina Walker Sonia Walker - in honor of Kendall Walker Shanna Wall Alfred Wallace Mark Wang Laurie Ward Lynn Ward - in memory of Paul Johnston Morrow, Jr. Elizabeth and Scott Warren William Watson Audra and Ryan Watt - in memory of Jeni Stephens Aaron Weist Bob and Joy Wernet Fund West Family Fund Susan West John Westmoreland Alison and Jimmy Wetter Advised Fund Molly and Jason Wexler Stephanie Wexler - in honor of Tommy Pacello Kirk and Ruby Whalum James Whitaker Juanita White - in honor of Momentum Nonprofit Partners Cherry Whitehead-Thompson Ellen Whitnack Laura Whitsitt Kris and Melanie Whitson Charitable Fund Elena Williams Linda L. Williams Randy E. Williams Family Fund Kay Schaffer Wills Robert Q. & Catherine M. Wilson Sarahbeth Winn Jim and Libby Witherington Fund Marcia Woodard Emily R. Woodside and William D. Falvey, M.D. Fund Kent and Susan Wunderlich Fund Yiyang Fund J.T. & Deidre Young Pallas Pidgeon Zanone
Leadership Memphis Executive Program Support
Janice Avery-Walthall Vinay Bhal Jared Bulluck Mark Creech Hayley Daniel Patrick W. Elam Brandon Riley Gentry Angela Green Chas Harris Mark Hart Carol A Jackson Angela Johnson Hardin Kimmel Nicole Charisse Lacey Alex Middleton Steve Peay Jennie Robbins Chandell Ryan Alissa Campbell Shaw John Sorce Traci Blair Strickland Lauralan Terrill Grisoni Karen Treas Sherry Lynn Turner James Neal West Jeree Wheat David & Penney Williams