EDGE earns international award for NEED grant

By , Daily Memphian Updated: October 26, 2020 11:56 AM CT | Published: October 20, 2020 8:56 AM CT
<strong>Lilee&rsquo;s Gourmet Bakery owner Samantha Green. The bakery&nbsp;received a $2,500 NEED grant from EDGE.</strong>&nbsp;(Daily Memphian file)

Lilee’s Gourmet Bakery owner Samantha Green. The bakery received a $2,500 NEED grant from EDGE. (Daily Memphian file)

Since its inception in April, EDGE reports having awarded $751,000 in NEED grants to 134 businesses.


EDGE NEED (Neighborhood Emergency Economic Development) grants
Elle Perry

Elle Perry

The Memphis native and two-time University of Memphis graduate has written for publications including The Memphis Business Journal, Memphis Flyer and High Ground News, and previously served as coordinator of The Teen Appeal.


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