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  • Creative Solution to the Food Desert Crisis

    July 25, 2013
     Instead of traveling for miles in search of healthy food some Memphis residents can just walk out there door and on to a big green bus. The Green Machine, Memphis' first grocery store on wheels, made its first... read more
  • LIFT and GMP Recognized Nationally as a Best Practice Approach

    May 17, 2013
    From the view of national philanthropy, it can be difficult to identify ‘innovation’ across cities facing vastly different circumstances. Yet as we learn about how cities are addressing persistent problems, we need to... read more
  • Strengthening Economic Development in the Core City

    March 03, 2013
    Recently, an economic development coalition was convened by Mayor AC Wharton, on behalf of LIFT, in an on-going effort to drive economic stability within the city. The initiative is meant to engage agencies that provide... read more
  • Frayser Gets New Medical Facility

    August 03, 2012
    Christ Community Health services (CCHS) plans to construct a $5 million facility at the intersection of Thomas and Frayser Blvd, near Westside Achievement Middle School.  The new building will be 19,000 square feet and will... read more
  • BNCP Cross-Site Meeting

    August 03, 2012
    Representatives from both the Binghampton and Frayser communities along a Greater Memphis Partnership member and a LIFT team member attended a cross-site meeting in Washington D.C. from January 28th-30th... read more