Dr. Edmund Ford, Jr. of Memphis City Council District 6 is holding a community meeting focusing on the closing of the Kroger Store on Third. The meeting will be (Today)Thursday, March 8, 2018 at 5:30. The location will be Oak Grove M.B. Church 183 Joubert Ave Memphis, TN 38109. For more info call Sophia Wordlaw 901-636-6798 or Rebecca Garcia 901-636-6795.
Manhood University is a new program presented by Mayor Strickland that is set to start on March 10, 2018.
This six week program aims to inspire men to build up their communities, find jobs, and create stronger relationships. For more information contact the Office of Community Affairs 901-636-6507, e-mail them at firstname.lastname@example.org , or click on the link provided www.memphistn.gov/manhood. Classes will only be held on Saturdays.
The City of Memphis is offering FREE summer camp at 24 summer camps this summer. Registration begins April 7th at the community centers and children must be a resident of Memphis. For more information on what is needed for registration please click the link provided www.memphistn.gov and search "Free Summer Camp" once on the website. You may also call 901-636-4203 for more info. If you need any assistance finding the site leave a comment on the blog and I'll be happy to assist you in finding what you need.
If you have any kids that are interested in becoming a DJ there is a DJ camp being held this summer. "Camp DJ Memphis" is currently open for registration and accepting applications for their June camp. Only 16-18 kids will be selected, camp will be June 4th-8th, and the camp is for children ages 10-16. This camp will give the kids the opportunity to be mentored and coached by DJ legends such as Devin Steel, Big Sue, Mic Tee, and DJ Xclusive. Click the link provided for more info and to register. campdjmemphis.com/
If you're like me and interested in the break down of the city's poverty rate I have included the poverty report for your viewing. I believe this information is vital in helping us defeat and decrease poverty rates! Let's get to work!