Nonprofit leaders press demands for change in policing and priorities

By , Daily Memphian Updated: June 29, 2020 6:50 PM CT | Published: June 29, 2020 2:34 PM CT
<strong>The group Memphis Nonprofits Demand Action, put together by African American leaders of nonprofits including Natalie McKinney (from left), Cardell Orrin and Sarah Lockridge-Steckel,&nbsp; speak about demands for city government during a rally at City Hall on Monday, June 29.</strong> (Ziggy Mack/Special to the Daily Memphian)

The group Memphis Nonprofits Demand Action, put together by African American leaders of nonprofits including Natalie McKinney (from left), Cardell Orrin and Sarah Lockridge-Steckel, speak about demands for city government during a rally at City Hall on Monday, June 29. (Ziggy Mack/Special to the Daily Memphian)

The coalition of 150 local nonprofits issued a call for change two weeks ago. But they say they have seen little indication of movement and will continue to press their demands.

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police reform Memphis Nonprofits Demand Action Cardell Orrin Sarah Lockridge-Steckel Natalie McKinney
Bill Dries

Bill Dries

Bill Dries covers city government and politics. He is a native Memphian and has been a reporter for more than 40 years.


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