Originally published in April, 2019 By Kelly King Howe In the movie Field of Dreams, Kevin Costner’s character, Ray Kinsella, hears a voice in his…View More The Church of the Walking Pants
As we enter Phase 2 of reopening in Memphis and Shelby County, please reach out via the link at the end of this email if…View More Epicenter’s News You Can Use: This Week’s COVID-19 Small Business Resources
Memphis—The City of Memphis, Shelby County Government, and the six suburban municipalities today announced a plan to get Shelby County residents safely back-to- business. “I’ve…View More City & County Release A Back-to-Business Framework for Memphis & Shelby County
While Congress works on more relief money, a report from Alignable and (casual) correspondence with local business owners reveal heartbreaking and potentially devastating challenges with…View More CARES Act Relief – Where’s my (local) money? And, is more (local) help on the way?
On Tuesday, April 28, 2020, join Shelby County Mayor Lee Harris and Greater Memphis Chamber CEO Beverly Robertson for the New Normal: Conducting Business in the Shadow of COVID-19.…View More New Normal Virtual Summit: Conducting Business in the Shadow of COVID-19
Announced this week, From the Economic Development Growth Engine for Memphis and Shelby County: The coronavirus pandemic has adversely affected small businesses everywhere and especially…View More EDGE Launches NEED Grant for Small Inner City Businesses Affected by COVID-19
MEMPHIS – APRIL 13, 2020 – Mayor Jim Strickland announced today the creation of two City of Memphis micro-loan programs intended to assist Memphis businesses experiencing…View More City and Mayor Announce Financial Help for Local Businesses
Starting today, April 6, MidtownMemphis.Org has launched #MidtownMonday in response to the economic shutdown due to the coronavirus pandemic, and as “a movement to support…View More MidtownMemphis.Org launches Midtown Monday in support of small businesses
We hope you and your family are doing well. We know you are inundated with information right now, so we wanted to offer you our staff’s…View More Epicenter: News You Can Use
The following is part of an essay series from Memphis workers affected by COVID-19. The series is produced by MLK50: Justice Through Journalism in partnership with High…View More I’m a housekeeper and DJ—my income is now zero. I’m one of the lucky ones.