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WFGM in the News 

2017 High Ground Newshigh ground news
The Women's Foundation of Greater Memphis has a bold vision to stamp out poverty
High Ground News, June 8, 2017

Foote Homes is prepped for demolition
High Ground News, June 2, 2017

The last major vestige of segregation-era housing set for demolition
High Ground News, May 10, 2017 

2017 Legends Award Honorees/Reception 
Honor and Art—Annual Legends Award uses art to say ‘Thank You’
Click Magazine, April 1, 2017

Funky Politics
April 7, 2017
 
WDIA Bev Johnson
April 12, 2017
 
Bounce TV, April 12, 2017 
 
Local Women Impact Memphis
L3 Television, April 13, 2017
 
The Best Times, April 14, 2017
 
Memphis Daily News, April 19, 2017
 
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2017 Annual Tribute Luncheon/Keynote Speaker
Memphis Daily News, March 25, 2017
 
Interview About Legends and the Annual Tribute Luncheon
WE CARE interview,Aired on 103.5, Kix 106, 98.9, and 98.1
April 16th

Annual Tribute Luncheon Interview
Bounce TV, April 20, 2017

Annual Tribute Luncheon, Vision 2020
Local Memphis Live-Channel 24, April 21, 2017

Tamron Hall speaks in Memphis to empower women
WMC-TV 5, April 27, 2017

RAW: Tamron Hall speaks with Kontji Anthony
WMC-TV 5, April 27, 2017

Women’s Foundation Hosts Luncheon for Innovators and Trendsetters
Fox 13 News, April 27, 2017

Weathersbee: Tamron Hall talks about overcoming the odds
Commercial Appeal, April 27, 2017

Q 107.5, Live Tweets and Radio Discussion
April 27, 2017

Weathersbee: Murder left Tamron Hall with a message for Memphis
Commercial Appeal, April 30, 2017

Interview with Tamron Hall
WE CARE interview, Aired on 103.5, Kix 106, 98.9, and 98.1
April 27, 2017

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2017 Grantee Press Conference/Vision 2020

Rhodes Alumna Pat Morgan ’91 to Be Honored by Women’s Foundation for a Greater Memphis
Rhodes College Website, April 24, 2017


2016 WFGM News Clips

Movie about 3 African-American women in space travel inspires youth 
Hidden Figures Screening Benefits WFGM's Young Women's Initiative
 
Action News 5, December 29, 2016

Memphis Newsmakers: New Women's Foundation for a Greater Memphis board members announced 
Memphis Daily News, December 28, 2016

Tickets on Sale for New Memphis Wine Event 
Proceeds from Vintage901 Festival benefit WFGM 
Memphis Daily News, December 28, 2016

10 Memphians to watch in 2017 
WFGM Board Member Leslie Lynn recognized 
The Commercial Appeal, December 17, 2016

Bizwomen's 100 Women to Watch in the U.S. includes 3 Memphians 
Friends of the Women's Foundation for a Greater Memphis recognized 
Memphis Business Journal, December 13, 2016

Outtakes: Power of the Purse
4 Memphis Magazine, December 2016

Radio Show: Women's Foundation for a Greater Memphis 
CityCURRENT Radio Show, November 8, 2016

Subasta “Power of the Purse” recaudó dinero para Visión 2020 
LaPrensa Latina, November 3, 2016

Women’s Foundation Has 2-Generation Approach to Reduce Poverty in 38126 
Memphis Daily News, October 27, 2016

Local Memphis Live: WFGM Power of the Purse 
Local Memphis Live, October 18, 2016

Make a Difference Monday: Women's Foundation for a Greater Memphis 
News Channel 3, May 9, 2016

In Case You Missed It: Women's Foundation for a Greater Memphis 
The Bev Johnson Show, May 3, 2016

Women's Foundation honors 3 influential Memphians 
The Daily News, April 30,2016

Women's Foundation announces million-dollar investment in South City 
The Commercial Appeal, April 29, 2016

New initiative to focus on Memphis' poorest zip code 
Local Memphis, April 29, 2016

Women's Foundation celebrates awards, announces Vision 2020 
La Prensa Latina, April 29, 2016

12 Ways to Invest in Memphis This Week 
Choose 901, April 27, 2016

Women's Foundation for a Greater Memphis interview 
WMC Action News 5, April 22, 2016

Women's Foundation honors visionary women leaders 
High Ground, April 22, 2016

WFGM 
LML, April 18, 2016

WFGM Tribute Luncheon 
LML, April 15, 2016

Alumni in the News 
Leadership Memphis, March 2016


2014 WFGM News Clips 

Jasmine Guy's 'Power' Radiates and Inspires – 4/25/14

Women's Foundation Symposium Features Jasmine Guy – 4/25/14

Actress Jasmine Guy in Memphis on Mission to Stop Child Sex Trafficking – 4/24/14

Women's Foundation Welcomes Jasmine Guy to Memphis (WREG at 10 p.m.) – 4/23/14

Annual Tribute Luncheon Keynote Speaker Jasmine Guy (WREG Live at 9) – 4/23/14

Annual Tribute Luncheon and Symposium Featuring Jasmine Guy (WMC at 4 p.m.)

Women's Foundation Honors Five Legends – 4/10/14

Jasmine Guy Set for Women's Foundation Luncheon – 4/10/14

Lipscomb and Pitts Breakfast Club – 4/8/14

Foundation Honors Legends Award Winners – 4/4/14

Mixer Kicking Off Modern Day Woman's Conference – 4/1/14

Recap of the Modern Day Woman's Conference – 3/12/14

Area Conference Returns to Inspire Women Across the Mid-South – 3/6/2014


2013 WFGM News Clips

Women's Foundation makes Memphis Business Journal's Top 25 Granting Foundations – 12/27/2013

Lipscomb and Pitts Breakfast Club Radio Show – 12/14/13

MHA Achievements Are Cause for Pride – 11/22/2013

Women's Foundation Awards Grants to 29 Organizations – 11/5/2013

Women's Foundation Gives $625,000 to 29 Non Profits – 11/5/2013

Legends Award Honorees Celebrated as Game Changers, Memphis Magazine – 10/1/2013

Urban Strategies Memphis HOPE featured on the Lifetime TV show the Balancing Act

Tribute Symposium Honors Six Local Women – 4/30/13

Shoshana Bean on Good Morning Memphis – 4/26/13

Firm Foundation: Group offers women, families support to 'move up in life' – 4/23/13

Women's Foundation Taps 6 for Annual Legends Award – 4/11/13

Lipscomb and Pitts Breakfast Club Radio Show – 4/6/13


2012 WFGM News Clips 

Need to Know (PBS) travels to Memphis – 12/14/12

Women’s Foundation to Re-Grant $400K – 8/10/12

Foundation Part of Initiative to Help Women Prosper – 8/8/12

Women’s Foundation for a Greater Memphis Joins Partnership for Women’s Prosperity – 8/7/12

Women's Foundation, five others will split $3.35 million grant; goal to improve job skills – 8/7/12

Memphis Acts While Others Dream – 6/22/12

Live at Nine – Interview with Victoria Rowell – 4/26/12

Memphis Excellence In Fundraising Pitches – 4/20/12

Editorial - Legendary Women – 4/19/12

Memphis Legends: Women’s Foundation seeks to parlay achievements into leadership – 4/15/12


2011 WFGM News Clips 

Women’s Foundation Names Board Members – 12/29/11

Memphis Based Society of Entrepreneurs Selects New Members 
(Susan Stephenson) – 12/6/11

Cause Marketing Fulfills Circle of Giving (Kroger card)  – 11/24/11

Guest Column – Wake Up Call on Vulnerability of Children 
(Meri Armour) – 11/23/11 

People in Business – Women’s Foundation Names Board of Trustees – 3/21/11