The Power of $1 a Day The Power of $1 a Day

The idea is simple. You give $365—a dollar a day—to make our community better. You pool those daily dollars with others. Then, once a year, you decide together which organizations you want to receive grants. 

Who We Are

An initiative of the Community Foundation of Greater Memphis, we unite and inform emerging philanthropists to make a collective impact on Greater Memphis.

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Together, We Can Do More.

$558,590 granted since 2010

What Does $1 a Day Do?

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Grants

Half supports grantmaking this year, with 62 local organizations supported to date.

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Endowment

Half goes into an endowment (current value $618,000) to sustain the program into the future.

How Can I Join?

Join online any time during the year, and your membership will be good for 365 days. You can pay with a one-time donation or through installments.

Who We Are

An initiative of the Community Foundation of Greater Memphis, we unite and inform emerging philanthropists to make a collective impact on Greater Memphis.

give Age Groups
give Households
give Zip Codes

Together, We Can Do More.

$558,590 granted since 2010

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What Does $1 a Day Do?

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give

Grants

Half supports grantmaking this year, with 62 local organizations supported to date.

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Endowment

Half goes into an endowment (current value $618,000) to sustain the program into the future.

How Can I Join?

Join online any time during the year, and your membership will be good for 365 days. You can pay with a one-time donation or through installments.

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Click below to see where we are in our annual grant cycle and what you can look forward to in the months ahead!