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Next-Level Arts

February 15th, 2018

DeltaARTS among 14 nonprofits to win CFGM grants read more »

2017 professional advisor referral recognition

January 18th, 2018

The Community Foundation recognizes and thanks those professional advisors who referred their clients to our services in 2017. read more »

We're No. 1!

January 4th, 2018

The Daily News features an interview with Community Foundation president Bob Fockler in a cover article about the state of philanthropy in Memphis. The publication looks at nonprofit triumphs and developments from 2017. read more »

Charitable Memphis shows the nation its 'Spirit of 901'

December 21st, 2017

The Memphis Business Journal features an interview with Community Foundation president Bob Fockler in a cover article about the state of philanthropy in Memphis. The publication explores how nonprofits in Memphis, now the nation's most generous metro, are meeting the great need in our community. read more »

After Hours: Community Foundation's Navigator Society reception

December 8th, 2017

On Nov. 7, the Community Foundation of Greater Memphis held a cocktail reception at Owen Brennan’s to recognize members of the Navigator Society, a group of professional advisors who have consistently referred their clients to the Community Foundation. read more »

GiVE 365 accepting grant applications through Feb. 1

December 7th, 2017

Nonprofit organizations are invited to apply with the theme Reconnecting Memphis: programs that bridge and celebrate our communities. read more »

Memphis leads USA in charitable giving, new study says

November 22nd, 2017

Memphians give 5.6% of their income to charity, putting us on top of the list of itemized giving in the nation's 50 largest metropolitan areas. The Community Foundation has likewise seen record figures, with our donors granting out close to $162 million last year - with 33.4% of those donations going to support education. read more »

GOODworks: Community Foundation of Greater Memphis

November 15th, 2017

cityCURRENT spotlights the work of the Community Foundation, including offering charitable funds, GiVE 365, and LIVEGIVEmidsouth.org. read more »

Organization that supports nonprofits remakes itself

November 8th, 2017

Membership to Momentum Nonprofit Partners (formerly Alliance for Nonprofit Excellence) is now free and requires just one thing: that your organization has an account on ... read more »

Steimer Says: Ensure you get the best ROI when you give

November 3rd, 2017

In his Memphis Business Journal op-ed, Jacob Steimer recommends doing your research before giving, especially in the wake of natural disasters. He recommends consulting WHEREtoGIVEmidsouth.org before giving ... read more »