Lauderdale Subdivision Community Garden

For this project, senior citizens will teach children how to establish a garden. It will involve the churches, schools, and community organizations. The outcome will be knowledge about nutrition and exercise.

NEEDS: $0 of 260 + Volunteers

I LOVE Soulsville Rock/Art Garden

A landscape beautification project that will help enhance the newly installed "I Love Soulsville" mural. 

NEEDS: $0 of 1,065 + Volunteers

Project Helping Hands

Our goal is to raise money to purchase and install bleachers for the family and friends of our team. Ours were stolen and that has led to a decline in attendance of family and friends.  

 

 

NEEDS: $0 of 5,494

Barksdale-Auburndale Mobile Bocce Club

We're going to create a mobile bocce court that can be setup quickly then broken down for transportability. Then we'll set up down the block for refreshments and a nice game of lawn bowling!

NEEDS: $0 of 618 + Volunteers

Levitt Shell's Community Arts Project

Outside fun at the Levitt Shell on May 16 -   make a community mural that will stay up all year, learn some new dance moves, make art and record some stories!  It's a day to celebrate arts in Memphis! 

NEEDS: $4,595 of 5,185 + Volunteers

Never Leaf Home

We are educating and encouraging homeowners to create personal composting/mulching stations resulting in free soil and mulch for homeowners and a reduction in our carbon footprint and landfills. 

NEEDS: $869 of 1,889 + Volunteers

Tea M.I.

The Socially Responsible Tea.

NEEDS: $504 of 1,655 + Volunteers

Madison Beautiful

MABA would like to purchase and adopt two attractive and unique trash receptacles to be placed along our street in strategic places to reduce the amount of litter. 

NEEDS: $0 of 2,301

First Baptist Church, Lauderdale

In celebration of 150 years of working in our community, First Baptist Church,  Lauderdale, will install a commemorative neighborhood mural that will teach about the rich history of our south Memphis neighborhood.

NEEDS: $1,151 of 3,640

Bee for Justice

Building a business to benefit women who are survivors of prostitution and trafficking. Through products such as herbal teas & honey sticks for example, we will be servin' up justice one cup at a time.

NEEDS: $1,115 of 4,768

The McLemore Rembert Block Club

The McLemore Rembert Block Club will be organized to promote unity among neighbors, improve the quality of life in the neighborhood, foster revitalization and improve the community’s economic viability.

NEEDS: $0 of 1,683

Signage along the Chelsea Avenue Greenline

Signage is critical to explain how the new trail is coming to life in north Memphis. Signage to highlight this rails-to-trails project will help explain the new park space to residents and visitors.

NEEDS: $0 of 420

Altown DIY Skatepark  

Altown DIY Skatepark Build... Turning an empty lot into an awesome community space.

 

NEEDS: $0 of 3,125 + Volunteers

Girls Inc. Youth Farm

With the launch of the Girls Inc. Youth Farm, Girls Inc. of Memphis is launching a new program to teach high school girls the skills necessary to start and run their own businesses.

NEEDS: $0 of 3,601 + Volunteers

Alabama Street Tapestry Project

The iron fence that runs along the south side of Alabama will be woven with bright fabrics to turn the fence into a tapestry. The tapestry sections of fence will be interspersed with sections of sunflowers. 

NEEDS: $2,505 of 5,185 + Volunteers

Furnish helmets to young bicyclists

We provide bicycle helmets to youngsters who need them. At our bicycle safety rodeos we help kids ride more safely. The events are set up to be fun and challenging. Each participant receives  a custom-fitted helmet

NEEDS: $0 of 410 + Volunteers

Freshest Market on the Block

Redesign and reinvent the site of the Cooper-Young Community Farmers Market where everybody knows your name.

 

NEEDS: $0 of 5,185 + Volunteers

The Sanctuary on the Lawn at Caritas Village

Sanctuary on the Lawn at Caritas Village. An Exterior Garden, Memorial, and Gathering Space Dedicated to Lives Lost by Violence in our Community

 

NEEDS: $6,810 of 10,335 + Volunteers

RZOM Wall Mural

Students of RedZone Ministries in Orange Mound will collaborate with Erin Williams to create a mural on the side of their building, showcasing the dreams and aspirations they have for themselves and the city of Memphis.

NEEDS: $0 of 2,095

Sister Supply

Essentials. Period.

NEEDS: $0 of 5,185 + Volunteers

Cargo Memphis Bike Sharing

Ride a cargo bike with your children or dog in front of the bike instead of those traditional bike trailers

NEEDS: $0 of 1,655 + Volunteers

Criminal Justice Summer Camp 2015

We are raising funds for our field trips to Henning, Nashville and Knoxville, where we will visit West TN State Prison (Henning, TN), the TN Supreme Court, TBI Lab, the State Capitol, and the Body Farm (Knoxville, TN).

NEEDS: $0 of 975 + Volunteers

MMS Boardwalk FULL-BUILD & MATERIALS

The design is done! Help us purchase construction materials and permits for the MMS Wolf River Harbor Boardwalk.

NEEDS: $0 of 5,700 + Volunteers

Chris Bell Mural

Our group is creating a memorial mural for Memphis musician Chris Bell, known for his work with Big Star and his solo recordings.

NEEDS: $0 of 3,295

Beekeeping made easy: A revolution in beekeeping!

We will model a revolution in beehives, beekeeping and the production of honey that will encourage other beekeepers to expand their hives and potential beekeepers to enter the field of beekeeping.

NEEDS: $0 of 1,580

Digital-Rock Breakdancing (Bboy) Event

We will be playing host to some of the best Breakdancers(Bboys) in the country for a night of Dance at the Brooks Museum.  Earlier in the day we will be providing free instruction for anyone interested in learning.

NEEDS: $0 of 520

Support for a Food Policy Coordinator

GrowMemphis is seeking funds to support a Food Policy Coordinator for the Food Advisory Council for Memphis and Shelby County. This position is an AmeriCorps VISTA and is part of other matched funding

NEEDS: $0 of 515

VENS Playground

Vollintine Evergreen get a new playground at the Living Hope Church and VENSchool.

 

NEEDS: $0 of 3,843

Carpenter Art Garden Summer Programs

With your support, the Carpenter Art Garden will provide daily programming to engage Binghampton students and adults in the at no cost to participants!

NEEDS: $0 of 3,125 + Volunteers

Roundhouse Revival

A community party for the Mid-South Coliseum

NEEDS: $0 of 5,761 + Volunteers

NeighborScape Demonstration Garden

NeighborScape will be designed and built with community partners, as an initiative for spreading gardening knowledge, as well as a place to share it.

 

 

NEEDS: $0 of 3,662 + Volunteers

Let's Innovate through Education

Let's Innovate through Education empowers students of all backgrounds to launch social ideas to improve Memphis through a rigorous entrepreneurship curriculum, seed investment, and mentor matching. 

NEEDS: $0 of 1,650

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