Parents’ resource center ‘a beacon of hope’ for Hyde Park

By , Daily Memphian Updated: June 23, 2024 8:37 AM CT | Published: June 22, 2024 4:59 PM CT

The Memphis Lift, a nonprofit that helps families navigate the education system, has a new building that’s a source of pride for its North Memphis neighborhood. Mayor Paul Young said work done there helps make the city safer.


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King Jemison

King Jemison

King Jemison is completing a journalism master’s program at Northwestern University. After graduating from Stanford University in 2021, he taught elementary school in Memphis for two years.


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