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CEDS Meeting Information

The Memphis Area Association of Governments announces the creation of a steering committee for the purpose of developing the Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS) funded by a grant from the U.S. Economic Development Administration (EDA).  The purpose of CEDS is to provide a strategy driven plan for regional economic development.  CEDS is the result of a regionally-owned planning process designed to build capacity and guide the economic prosperity and resiliency...

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Grants Training in Memphis, TN – December 3-4, 2015

Memphis Police Training Academy and Grant Writing USA will present a two-day grants workshop in Memphis, December 3-4, 2015.  This training is for grant seekers across all disciplines.  Attend this class and you’ll learn how to find grants and write winning grant proposals. Click here for full event details. Beginning and experienced grant writers from city, county and state agencies as well as nonprofits, K-12, colleges and universities are encouraged...

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Tennessee’s Ten Most Endangered Historic Properties of 2015

Nashville, TN (October 30, 2015) – The Tennessee Preservation Trust (TPT) announced Thursday its annual list of most threatened historic Tennessee sites, including the Bonnie Kate Theater in Elizabethton, Memphis’ Marine Hospital, and Nashville’s Hillsboro Village. “The Ten in Tenn are the ten most endangered historic properties in Tennessee.  Our listing them raises public awareness and helps local groups in their efforts to raise funding to preserve them for future generations,”...

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Memphis Area Association of Governments and EDGE create partnership to enhance economic development for the region

Memphis, TN – On October 22, 2015, the Memphis Area Association of Governments (MAAG) and the Economic Development Growth Engine (EDGE) Industrial Development Board of the City of Memphis and County of Shelby, Tennessee entered a partnership to promote economic growth and prosperity in West Tennessee. “We are excited to partner with MAAG to better our region,” said Reid Dulberger, President and CEO of EDGE. “Both our organizations strive to...

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“The folks at MAAG have been a real asset for the Bartlett Area Chamber of Commerce. The assistance they provided with our DRA grant was immeasurable. Without it, I doubt if we could have pulled it off. The staff is passionate about their work and their commitment to making the
Memphis Region a better place is most evident.”

John Threadgill - President, Bartlett Area Chamber