Black, white and green: How race affects local nonprofits’ funding

By , Daily Memphian Updated: December 02, 2020 4:06 PM CT | Published: December 02, 2020 10:54 AM CT

In a recent three-year period, the total number of dollars granted to nonprofits led by people of color in Memphis actually dropped — from 37% to 31%.


Kevin Dean Dominique DeFreece The Urban Child Institute Dave Biemesderfer United Philanthropy Network Momentum Nonprofit Partners
Jane Roberts

Jane Roberts

Longtime journalist Jane Roberts is a Minnesotan by birth and a Memphian by choice. She's lived and reported in the city more than two decades. She covers business news and features for The Daily Memphian.


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