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  • City of Memphis Public Input Survey on STP Groups 5 & 6

    April 17, 2017
    Do you care about transportation options in Memphis?No matter what your preferred mode of transportation, let your voice be heard!In March City of Memphis Engineering conducted a public input meeting to solicit feedback on design... read more
  • Memphis 3.0 Visioning Meetings

    April 07, 2017
    Memphis 3.0 Visioning MeetingsApril 8, 11, 13, 17, 18, various times and locations. 
  • Announcing the Soulsville USA Social Practice Artist Residency Program

    April 06, 2017
    Community LIFT is pleased to announce the launch of our pilot residency program in Social Practice Art. We are now accepting applications for two social practice artists: one muralist and the other is open to all types of... read more
  • LIFT News: Apply to Host an HCD Fellow

    March 06, 2017
    2017-2018 Housing and Community Development Fellowship Program —Call for Placement AgenciesHousing and Community Development FellowshipThe HCD Fellowship program is funded by the City of Memphis' Division of Housing and... read more
  • LIFT News: Creative Placemaking March 2017

    February 28, 2017
    The Gallery at the Memphis Slim Collaboratory ("Memphis Slim House") will exhibit the work of Memphis artist Najee Strickland of The Collective. The show is titled "The Black Fist" and will be on... read more
  • LIFT News: River City Capital March 2017

    February 28, 2017
    This month we approved Granville T. Woods Academy of Innovation for a $100,000 loan. Granville T. Woods Academy of Innovation is a charter school serving grades K-8. They are a “STEM” school whose practices are... read more
  • LIFT News: CDC Capacity Fund Updates March 2017

    February 28, 2017
    Community LIFT launched the first round of funding for its CDC Capacity Building Fund on January 9, 2017.  The fund is Memphis’ only dedicated source of grants for CDCs designed to help build much-needed capacity for... read more
  • Memphis Black Restaurant Week expands range in 2017

    February 27, 2017
    Cynthia Daniels is a foodie with a mission: to get more people acquainted with black-owned restaurants in Memphis.So she created Memphis Black Restaurant Week. Fourteen black-owned restaurants will take part in the... read more
  • ServiceMaster expects to exceed minority contractor goal

    February 27, 2017
    It’s really like a city inside a building.It’s the new head office for ServiceMaster taking shape Downtown inside the old Peabody Place shopping mall.FlintCo LLC began moving workers in last week to begin the $14.8... read more
  • Agape Powerlines aims to give poor families stability

    February 01, 2017
    There are numerous entities in this community working on initiatives to close the faucet spewing a toxic mixture of conditions that negatively impact poor families and the children in those families.These efforts are mostly... read more