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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 »

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 »

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 »

Community Foundation surpasses $1 billion in Memphis giving

October 19th, 2016

Since 1969, the Community Foundation has worked with individuals and families in our community to help them support the charities that they care about most.  read more »

After the bell: New initiative aims at knowledge retention

September 17th, 2016

The Community Foundation of Greater Memphis recently announced a new, multiyear initiative called "Beyond the Classroom, designed to build the quality and accountability of proven after-school and summer programs.  read more »

Guest column: KQ ‘zone’ nurtures ‘cradle to career’

September 17th, 2016

Knowledge Quest founder and executive director Marlon Foster shares about the Beyond the Classroom initiative in a Commercial Appeal guest column. read more »