Disaster relief in Mexico and Puerto Rico

Support disaster recovery efforts in the Mexican communities affected by earthquakes and in Puerto Rico, severely damaged by hurricanes.

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Disaster relief in Mexico

September 21st, 2017

How to help earthquake relief in Mexico and hurricane recovery efforts in Puerto Rico. read more »

Hurricane Recovery: How to Help

September 12th, 2017

In response to the devastation brought by both Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, several of our donors have asked how to best support relief efforts. Community foundations are uniquely qualified to collect and mobilize dollars locally to respond to disasters in their own communities. Several have set up funds that allow you to make donations with confidence that they will be used efficiently and ... read more »

Individual Giving Fuels Memphis, National Philanthropic Economy

June 28th, 2017

Community Foundation president Bob Fockler was one of the panelists for a program held at St. Mary’s Episcopal School on the current philanthropic landscape in the wake of Giving USA’s 2017 report. read more »

Expand Father’s Day With Nonprofit Giving

June 20th, 2017

In their The Daily News column, Mel and Pearl Shaw recommend the Community Foundation as an effective way for giving groups to support worthwhile causes.  read more »

Margarette J. Sather Animal Welfare Fund Marks 20th Year With Grant to Mid-South Spay & Neuter Services

April 3rd, 2017

The Margarette J. Sather Animal Welfare Fund, a fund administered by the Community Foundation of Greater Memphis, announced it has awarded a grant to Mid-South Spay & Neuter Services totaling $15,820 to help low-income pet owners to spay and neuter their animals. read more »

2016 professional advisor referral recognition

January 13th, 2017

The Community Foundation recognizes and thanks those professional advisors who referred their clients to our services in 2016. read more »

Methodist going door-to-door with mobile techology

January 3rd, 2017

With a grant from the Community Foundation of Greater Memphis, the Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare Congrational Health Network will soon be equipped with tablets and other mobile technology to facilitate their work in the community. read more »

Give Smart

December 20th, 2016

Community Foundation Board chair Meg Crosby shares charitable giving advice in Inside Memphis Business. read more »

December 2016 eNews

December 19th, 2016

Tips for year-end giving, Nonprofit Capacity Building grants, GiVE 365 Holiday Cocktails and theme announcement. read more »

Community Foundation awards $224,000 to strengthen nonprofits

December 19th, 2016

The Community Foundation of Greater Memphis announced grants totaling nearly $224,000 in its Nonprofit Capacity Building funding category.  read more »