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St. Jude Marathon goes virtual in 2020 - The Daily Memphian Three racing options will be available for runners over four months before and on the 2020 race day Dec. 5. 

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Thrive Nonprofit Consulting
Mid-South Nonprofit Virtual Summit — Momentum Nonprofit Partners Monday August 10 - Friday August 14 Momentum Nonprofit Partners and The Institute for Philanthropy and Nonprofit Leadership in the UM Department of Public and Nonprofit Administration are joined in the mission of strengthening organizational capacity for nonprofits . This year’s curriculum examin

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Thrive Nonprofit Consulting
PPP Loan Compliance and Forgiveness Clinic — Momentum Nonprofit Partners Do you have a PPP loan? This session is for you! Helpful guidance from the SBA regarding PPP loans has been a moving target, and many nonprofits are struggling to understand their legal obligations, not to mention the loan forgiveness process. Join Momentum Nonprofit Partners and Hyde Family Fou

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New Memphis
'Nobody Needs Nobody': Oral history of Memphis' enduring rap anthem - The Daily Memphian Though dominant billing for the 1998 single 'Nobody' belongs to Playa Fly, the song finds the South Memphis rapper trading verses with co-writer and neighbor Gangsta Blac and sharing the chorus with his own father, late soul singer Bill Young.

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New Memphis
Memphis actress Ann Marie Hall honored for a 'lifetime' of theater Hall receives lifetime achievement award from Memphis theater community.

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New Memphis
Bluff City Greens Brings Groceries to Your Door | Food & Wine | Memphis News and Events | Memphis Flyer Bluff City Greens brings it all home. “We are focused on grocery deliveries,” says Marie Steele, 28, Bluff City Greens COO and co-founder. “We started...

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New Memphis
Memphis rapper Moneybagg Yo to host "Virtual Block Party" to aid SCS Memphis rapper Moneybagg Yo to donate 10,000 masks, host “Virtual Block Party” to help Shelby County Schools

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New Memphis
Black Woman Creates Juneteenth Shop Black Virtual Experience That Generated Over $1 Million in Sales - Black Enterprise Cynthia Daniels' Juneteenth Shop Black Virtual Experience helped more than 100 Black businesses generate over $1 million in combined sales within 72 hours.

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New Memphis
See Jody Stephens, REM's Mike Mills Talk Big Star in 'Memphis Masters' - Rolling Stone “It all just came together for this experience that left a good impression on a lot of people,” Big Star drummer says

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The Children's Museum of Memphis
Meet Dr. Burgess | Children’s Museum of Memphis Dr. Burgess is living his best life at CMOM

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The Children's Museum of Memphis
Creating those Teachable Moments | Children’s Museum of Memphis Whether at school with a teacher or at home with a parent, the most dramatic learning occurs when a child is working one-on-one with an

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The Children's Museum of Memphis
CMOM Reopens June 16, 2020 The Children's Museum of Memphis will be reopening its doors after the recent COVID-19 closure. Guests will once again be able to visit CMOM beginning June 16, 2020. The museum will adhere to CDC recommendations.

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The Children's Museum of Memphis
Parents struggle to care for children with schools closed MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Mid-South parents are scrambling to keep their children entertained as places in the area begin to close down due to the COVID-19 outbreak . Some families made it to the Memphis Ch…

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The Children's Museum of Memphis
Children's Museum of Memphis reopens with new health and safety guidelines | localmemphis.com What you need to know about the precautions the museum is taking to ensure visitor safety.

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Fire Museum of Memphis
Honoring the dead: Memphis Fire Museum recalls 54 fallen heroes Memphis remembers 54 firefighter heroes who died on duty.

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Fire Museum of Memphis
Historic stations inspire design of new fire headquarters - The Daily Memphian The design of new headquarters near Midtown is inspired by the city's traditional, old fire stations, but with modern efficiencies and more office space.

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Fire Museum of Memphis
Fallen Memphis firefighters honored | localmemphis.com MEMPHIS, Tenn. (localmemphis.com)- Firefighters who sacrificed their lives while serving the City of Memphis were honored Sunday during the Annual Firefigh...

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Fire Museum of Memphis
Fire Department urges residents to check smoke alarms after two die Fire Dept. urges residents to check smoke alarms after two die in Whitehaven house fire, the second blaze in Memphis in less than 24 hours

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Fire Museum of Memphis
The Fire Museum of Memphis will reopen June 1st | localmemphis.com The Fire Museum of Memphis is pleased to announce the museum will reopen on Monday, June 1st at 9 a.m.

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Weathersbee: Bernal Smith's wish was to boost black men; His suits should help The Memphis Urban League is opening a center, named in honor of the late Bernal Smith II, to empower black men with suits and advice.

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Food Fight: The Battle to Eliminate Memphis' Food Deserts | Cover Feature | Memphis News and Events | Memphis Flyer If you drive through Midtown, there are no shortages of places to find fresh food. In fact, there are three full-scale grocery stores within a...

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ProGeny Place
17 Again Imagine for a second that you are 17 again and the world is your oyster. You have a small, part-time job, life is great! Suddenly, reality h

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ProGeny Place
Your Success Story: Your American Dream The American Dream, solidified by its inability to be captured, it is this ideal that looms over the aspirations of many.

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Joseph Greenwood
by Joseph Greenwood $100K in Home Furnishings to help 25 Fire Stations National Retailer Thanks First Responders with Station Upgrades, Hosts July 4th Grand Opening Event

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The Fun Crew
by The Fun Crew Helping LOCALS: Sitting down with Kalena Bovell Kalena Bovell is the assistant conductor at Memphis Symphony Orchestra, we sit-down to talk with her about Covid-19, Black Lives Matter, and her personal story.

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Kumail Nanjiani Shows He's Keeping Fit In Quarantine With 'Eternal Flame' Plank | HuffPost Appearing on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show," "The Lovebirds" star said he plans to hit the gym with another famous fitness buff once he can safely do so.

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The New Tri-State Defender
Publicity 101: Pandemic and Beyond classes set for nonprofits - TSDMemphis.com Pandemic and Beyond– a free and upcoming one-hour webinar on nonprofit publicity strategies – is designed to acknowledge the global public health emergency and help nonprofits chart a course to an afterlife. “We’re all trying to get the right messages to the right people, and nonprofits are facing pressures,” said Marvin Stockwell, director of media […]

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The Fun Crew
by The Fun Crew Youth Organization Rallies All Ages & Abilities to Fight Rising Hunger While our country addresses the effects of COVID-19, more than 37 million people in the United States struggle with hunger, per the USDA's 2019 Household Food Insecurity in the United States report.

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The Fun Crew
5,000 Candles in the Wind - A Parks and Recreation Special - YouTube Andy (Chris Pratt) sings his Li'l Sebastian tribute song, "5,000 Candles in the Wind," as Leslie (Amy Poehler), Ron Swanson (Nick Offerman) and everyone else...

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New Memphis
ALL IN Challenge: Justin Timberlake, Penny Hardaway, Yo Gotti take part Justin Timberlake, Penny Hardaway and Yo Gotti are among Memphis celebrities taking part in the ALL IN Challenge to fight hunger.

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New Kids On The Block Gather Friends In Star-Studded 'House Party' Video For Charity | HuffPost The band released a song with a celebrity-packed video and merchandise for fans to enjoy, with all proceeds going to No Kid Hungry.

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by The Fun Crew Kia Motors Helping Healthcare Workers Across The Country Kia's "Accelerate the Good" Efforts to Help People Impacted by the COVID-19 Pandemic

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The Fun Crew
by The Fun Crew 23 Million Trees Planted This Earth Day Trinity Oaks Wines And Trees for the Future Nonprofit Toast To 23 Million Trees Planted This Earth Day

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No Kid Hungry
by No Kid Hungry Nestlé Pure Life Joins Forces with No Kid Hungry to Help Families in Need During COVID-19 In addition to a $1 million contribution, Nestlé Pure Life will help raise awareness of No Kid Hungry's new online resource that helps families in need find free meals

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Ryan Reynolds And Hugh Jackman Feud While Calling For An End To Their Feud | HuffPost Even when putting their rivalry on hold for a good cause, these super rivals find a way to bicker.

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New Memphis
Small Ideas Can Lead to Big Change: | Archie Moss Jr | TEDxMemphis - YouTube The answers to educational equity lie in innovation. Schools are the same, but the world is not and will continue to evolve. If we want our students to be su...

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The Fun Crew
by The Fun Crew LiveXLive's LiveXLive Adds Dozens of Additional Artists to Music Lives Lineup of

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JR Robinson
by JR Robinson David's Bridal Partners with JOANN Stores to Provide Over 50,000 Protective Masks to Medical Facilities As the demand for medical materials skyrockets, the two brands pledge to donate their teams' time and materials to quickly supply healthcare workers with protective gear.

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by JR Robinson Drop-shipping Volunteers FREE Face Shield Assembly Kits, anywhere in the U.S. A Nashville start-up product design company is currently helping to address the global shortage of personal protective equipment (PPE) for the COVID-19 pandemic

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Young, geeky and black in Memphis - BBC News A group in Memphis is teaching young black girls to code, in an effort to address problems of diversity in the tech industry.

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Coder’s side hustle helps kids learn computer programming | Side Hustle | The Guardian Enterprising programmer Meka Egwuekwe helped to launch a nonprofit in Tennessee to teach children to code software. Why? To make well-paid, fun future job options available to them, he says

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The Fun Crew
The ‘super year for biodiversity’: Undermined by a wildlife market? – EURACTIV.com This year's meeting of the UN Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) is being curtailed by the COVID-19 outbreak. Ironically, the pandemic most likely first emerged from wildlife being traded in a live animal market in Wuhan, China, writes Janice Weatherley Singh.

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Code School Graduates Working At Ops-Fuel - YouTube This video features three CodeCrew Code School graduates now working at Ops-Fuel, a Memphis-based startup commercializing a revolutionary nutrition technolog...

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Code School | CodeCrew A hands-on class designed to train individuals to be entry-level software developers within a six-month course.

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ChangeMakers: Andrew Gieselmann - transforming leaders the Sandler way Andrew Gieselmann is the founder and CEO of Capstone Sales Performance Inc., a Sandler Training Center. He is an executive coach and facilitator with over 20 years of sales success. Andrew's specific business development consulting and training experience includes a wide range of sales, management, and customer service topics designed to increase the productivity and efficiency of companies across a multitude of industries.

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JustMyCities
by JustMyCities A Man is Standing in My Yard! Life presents opportunities to #BeAmazing, will you look for the chance to do something amazing for someone else today?

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by The Fun Crew Helping LOCALS: Sitting down with Kalena Bovell Kalena Bovell is the assistant conductor at Memphis Symphony Orchestra, we sit-down to talk with her about Covid-19, Black Lives Matter, and her personal story.

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Jimmie Williams
by Jimmie Williams My Personal Thoughts on Everything Straight up what needs to be said and to give those in my race and in particularly my generation some real intense harsh and brutal tough love.

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The Kelly Price Project
WWII veteran Jonas Bender, one of first black US Marines, dies at 94 A visitation will be held today for World War II veteran Jonas Bender who was one of the first African Americans to join the U.S. Marines. "At the time of his draft, the Marine Corps was an unequal and segregated institution," according to his obituary. "He trained at the segregated Montford Point in North Carolina and went on to serve in the Pacific as a radar operator during the war." Bender, 94, of Yellow Springs, passed away on May 30. He was drafted at age 18 and served as a Montford Point Marine from 1943 to 1946. Jonas was among 200 surviving Montford Point Marines to be honored for their service in 2012 when they were awarded the Congressional Gold Medal. "The central thing about all this is that the Marine Corps didn't really want us, didn't believe we could do the job and grudgingly moved every step of the way," Bender said when he was profiled in a column by News-Sun columnist Tom Stafford a couple months before the Congressional Gold Medal ceremony. Bender told Stafford

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The Fun Crew
by The Fun Crew The Petco Foundation & Victoria Stilwell Positively Honor Unsung Heroes With Lifesaving Grants And Heartwarming Video Series ANIMAL LOVERS CAN HELP VOTE FOR 2020 NATIONAL UNSUNG HERO TO HELP THEM EARN AN ADDITIONAL $50,000 TO SUPPORT THEIR LIFESAVING WORK

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JR Robinson
by JR Robinson My moms battle with COVID19 & Breast Cancer Nancy Nguyen is organizing this fundraiser, the #JustMy team had to share this story!

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