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Latest From the community Foundation

100 Women Who Care Awards Celebration Luncheon

March 8, 2024
11:30 am

Join 100 Women Who Care: West Tennessee for our Awards Celebration Luncheon. Members will have the opportunity to network, learn about local nonprofits, and vote for the winners of the 2024 grant dollars.

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The Charity Gala

November 9, 2024
6:00 pm

Save the date for the 33rd Annual Charity Gala! Jackson’s chance to dress to impress is Saturday, November 9, 2024. The event includes a cocktail reception, silent auction, seated dinner, award presentations, live music, and dancing.

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100 Women Who Care Awards Celebration Luncheon

3.8.2024
11:30 am

Join 100 Women Who Care: West Tennessee for our Awards Celebration Luncheon. Members will have the opportunity to network, learn about local nonprofits, and vote for the winners of the 2024 grant dollars.

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charity gala

The Charity Gala

11.9.2024
6:00 pm

Save the date for the 33rd Annual Charity Gala! Jackson’s chance to dress to impress is Saturday, November 9, 2024. The event includes a cocktail reception, silent auction, seated dinner, award presentations, live music, and dancing.

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3 Ways Community Impact Grants Support Our Neigbors

February 20, 2024

Everyday, we see the critical work to meet the needs of our neighbors across West Tennessee. From the difference our donors, volunteers, and funds make to the services and support provided by our nonprofit partners, we get to witness the impact on individuals and families in our community.

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2024-2025 Community Impact Grants Now Open

February 1, 2024

The Community Foundation of West Tennessee is accepting proposals from area nonprofits for its annual Community Impact Grants. These grants support programs and initiatives that benefit the residents of West Tennessee.

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100 Women Who Care Accepting Grant Applications

January 2, 2024

100 Women Who Care: West Tennessee is accepting applications from local nonprofits for their first grant awards since relaunching in August. The deadline to apply for the grants is January 31, 2024.

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Community Foundation of West Tennessee Hosts Ribbon Cutting

December 7, 2023

The Community Foundation of West Tennessee hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony with the Greater Jackson Chamber at its office on 74 Directors Row.

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Community Foundation of West Tennessee Announces Advancement of Beth Koffman to Chief Operating Officer

August 29, 2023

The Community Foundation of West Tennessee announced the advancement of Beth Koffman to Chief Operating Officer.

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100 Women Who Care: West Tennessee

August 24, 2023

The Community Foundation of West Tennessee announced the relaunch of 100 Women Who Care: West Tennessee at a press event hosted at The Foundation office.

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Community Foundation of West Tennessee Announces 32nd Annual Charity Gala

August 18, 2023

The Community Foundation of West Tennessee will host the 32nd Annual Charity Gala on Saturday, November 12, 2023 at the Carl Perkins Civic Center in downtown Jackson.

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$28,000 Donated to Local Nonprofits

July 25, 2023

Jackson Bowling and Skating Family Fun Center, in partnership with the Community Foundation of West Tennessee, donated $28,000 to seven local nonprofits in celebration of its 28th anniversary in business.

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2021-2023 Board of Trustees Chairman

July 20, 2023

We are highlighting our 2021-2023 Board Chair, Bill Buckley. We are thankful for his leadership and contributions to The Foundation during his term.

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$55,000 Awarded in Community Impact Grants for 2023-2024

June 22, 2023

The Community Foundation of West Tennessee awarded $55,000 to seven organizations for its annual Community Impact Grants at a celebration hosted at Catbird Studio.

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What is a Donor Services Associate?

May 12, 2023

Learn more about the day to day role of our Donor Services Associate, Haylee Criswell.

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6 Reasons to Make a Year-End Gift

12.8.2023

'Tis the season for giving, and we are sharing 6 reasons why you should make a gift during the hustle and bustle of the end of the year.

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Make an Impact on Giving Tuesday

11.21.2023

Giving Tuesday is a worldwide movement dedicated to giving back and inspiring generosity. Learn about the different ways you can make an impact in our community on Giving Tuesday.

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Thank you for joining us at the Community Foundation Social.

8.29.2023

Thank you for joining us at the Community Foundation Social! Connect with us to keep up with what's new at The Foundation.

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2023 Tigrett Award Recipient

8.18.2023

Meet our 2023 Tigrett Award Recipient - Allison DeMarcus.

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2023 Dr. A. Barnett Scott Service Award

8.18.2023

Robert Walden and Jim Norton are the Dr. Barnett Scott Service Award recipients.

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2023 Jackson Awards Recipients

8.18.2023

Congratulations to our 2023 class of Jackson Awards! We are excited to recognize these community leaders for their contributions to Jackson.

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