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Member Highlight: Ashley Harper

December 3rd, 2015

The Southeastern Council of Foundations profiles Ashley Harper, the Community Foundation's Director of Grants & Initiatives and manager of its GiVE 365 program. read more »

Memphis Millenials Find a Way to Give Back

December 1st, 2015

A new generation of giving changes the landscape. Inside Memphis Business takes a look at the role the Community Foundation and GiVE 365 play in innovative philanthropy in Memphis. read more »

Mind your social resume

December 1st, 2015

In his Inside Memphis Business column, Douglas Scarboro notes that supporting nonprofits can be important for young professionals. read more »

Midtown Neighbors find community through GIVE 365

November 4th, 2015

This Choose901 blog post explores how four sets of Elzey Avenue neighbors support GiVE 365 and community engagement.  read more »

GiVE 365 helps Carpenter Art Garden create opportunities in Binghampton

October 16th, 2015

This Choose901 blog post describe GiVE 365 and the Carpenter Art Garden's history together, going back to the Binghampton nonprofit's first major grant from the dollar-a-day membership program in 2013. read more »

Baby Budget

August 6th, 2015

This Memphis Daily News article is the fourth in a series highlighting GiVE 365 grantees. A $5,907 grant to enable A Step Ahead Foundation, in collaboration with Operation Hope, to launch a finance and family project aimed at providing young women with information about how planning for a family and budgeting go ... read more »

Family Room

July 30th, 2015

This Memphis Daily News article is the third in a series highlighting GiVE 365 grantees. A $7,500 grant helps the Dorothy Day House of Hospitality educate students on homeless ... read more »

Civil rights history is her South Memphis story

July 13th, 2015

Read David Waters' Commercial Appeal article on the South Memphis Neighborhood History Project, which GiVE 365 funded with a $7,500 grant. Our members supported this vital collaboration among Center for Transforming Communities, Crossroads To Freedom Digital Archive, Knowledge Quest, and South Memphis Shalom ... read more »

Seeds of Nutrition in South Memphis

June 25th, 2015

This Memphis Daily News article is the second in a series highlighting GiVE 365 grantees. A $10,000 grant is helping Knowledge Quest build packhouse for Green Leaf Learning ... read more »

A Door of Their Own: Memphians finding hope after life on the streets

June 11th, 2015

This Memphis Daily News article is the first in a series highlighting GiVE 365 grantees. A $10,000 grant added gardening, nutrition, and health & fitness programs to the supportive services Door of Hope provides to clients transitioning out of ... read more »

Carpenter Street seeing changes following closure of drug house

June 9th, 2015

Read this article from WMC-TV 5 about GIVE 365's role in helping Carpenter Art Garden create a safer Binghampton neighborhood. read more »

GiVE 365 awards $40,000 in grant funding

May 13th, 2015

GiVE 365, The Community Foundation of Greater Memphis’ dollar-a-day philanthropy program, announced grants totaling $40,000 to seven nonprofit organizations on May 12. This year’s grant cycle is themed “And now for something completely different: Small grants to support new projects or programs that add value to the community and have a likelihood of success.”  read more »