Events

We're committed to connecting leaders to leaders, leaders to information, and leaders to community. All the events we have listed are great opportunities for Memphians to connect and engage, and hopefully have fun. 

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  • Thursday, February 23, 2017 6 p.m.

    Fee($): FREE

    Location: Holiday Inn University of Memphis 3700 Central Ave, Memphis, TN 38111

    This exciting reception will serve as the reintroduction of your *BRAND* new United Way. So don't miss the chance to be among those who DARE TO DREAM of a thriving community for us all!

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  • Friday, February 24, 2017 6 p.m.

    Fee($): FREE

    Location: Gallery 363 363 S. Main St.

    Come visit the Leadership Memphis gallery for the opening exhibition of the works of Mosal. 

     

    Artist Statement

     

    After a long hiatus in home, office and industrial construction / remodeling. I have rekindled my passion of visual art .I explore the dynamic curiosities,addressing everything my mixed media ab...   

  • Friday, February 24, 2017 - Saturday, February 25, 2017

    Fee($): 5 for the Documentary Screening on Saturday

    Location: Art Village Gallery

    Friends, Please don't miss the all female art exhibition opening this Friday, February 24th at Art Village Gallery from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. 

     

    Calling attention to gender inequality in the arts, and in honor of International Women's Month beginning in March,  "Breaking Barriers" is an emotive exhibition that explores the ...    Continue Reading »

  • Saturday, February 25, 2017 9 a.m.

    Fee($): $25

    Location: Overton Park

    Civitan is a service organization with a focus on individuals with special needs.  All proceeds go to agencies that assist those with special needs i.e. Madonna Day School, Harwood, Special Olympics, Special Kids and Families just to name a few.  This is the 19th run and we have given over $30,000 a year from the last 18 run...    Continue Reading »

  • Saturday, February 25, 2017 2 - 4 p.m.

    Location: Southwest Tennessee Community College - Whitehaven 1234 Finley, Memphis, TN 38116

    Join us, Seeds of Wisdom 4-H Unit, to honor one of the most ingenious inventors of all time – George Washington Carver. During this event you will groove to African beats and rhythms and will be moved by a powerful message! The purpose of this event is to display the positive achievements of 4-H youth and to promote education and hig...    Continue Reading »

  • Sunday, February 26, 2017 2 p.m.

    Fee($): FREE

    Location: Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library 3030 Poplar Ave.

    “Good People” is a 45 minute performance of story and song. Elaine has written and performs this story, based on her childhood introduction to racism, injustice and violence. Laurence R. Albert, bass baritone, highlights the story with his singing voice, accompanied by pianist, Jill Chamberlain Brookoff.

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  • Wednesday, March 1, 2017 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

    Fee($): $50 - $500

    Location: Hilton Ridegway Hotel

    Leadership Memphis will be hosting its 2017 Leadership Awards Luncheon, presented by Sedgwick and Regional One Health, on March 1st at the Hilton Ridgeway Hotel. Each year we honor three community leaders who exemplify the true meaning of collective impact through our Kate Gooch Leader of the Year, Distinguished Alumni of the Year and Community ...    Continue Reading »

  • Friday, March 3, 2017 - Friday, April 28, 2017 6 p.m.

    Fee($): FREE

    Location: Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library 3030 Poplar Ave.

    Following last year’s performances, which welcomed hundreds of music lovers each night, organizers with Levitt Shell, Memphis Public Libraries and the Memphis Library Foundation teamed up again to bring another decorated show line-up. Doors open at 6 p.m. (A cash bar and food will be available each night also.)  March 3 – R...   

  • Saturday, March 4, 2017 8 A.M. - 3 P.M.

    Fee($): FREE

    Location: Raleigh Egypt Middle School 4215 Alice Ann Drive Memphis, TN 38128

    Teach For America's Student Leadership Symposium (SLS2017) will take place on Saturday, March 4th from 8am-3pm at Memphis Scholars Raleigh Egypt Middle School for 10th – 12th grade students. This inaugural event is developed and presented by students for students. Students will be led by their peers and also tackle tough leadership topics ...    Continue Reading »

  • Friday, March 10, 2017 - Sunday, March 12, 2017

    Location: TBD

    Vintage901 is a three day wine festival complete with tastings, tapas, salsa, soul and jazz that brings the world to Memphis, Tennessee to celebrate wine, food and music. 

    Vintage901 features the best in artisanal wines, an array of local flavors with a nod to global sensibilities, and music that blends the classic and the eclectic.    Continue Reading »

  • Monday, March 13, 2017 2-7p.m.

    Location: Hilton Hotel Memphis

    At ContigoCreative, we have designed the Multicultural Career Expo as a comprehensive platform for all cultures to achieve their career goals and contribute to a vibrant, thriving future for our community. This one-of-a-kind event has in three years become a “must-do” for local jobseekers and employers...    Continue Reading »

  • Sunday, April 2, 2017 - Monday, April 3, 2017

    Location: Downtown Memphis

    Sunday, April 2 Legacy Awards and Reception

    Monday, April 3 Diversity Memphis Bus Tour Includes Lunch and Tour of the National Civil Rights Museum

    Tour Begins and Ends at Temple Israel 1376 E Massey Rd, Memphis, TN 38120

    Tour Sites include: Islamic Center, LeMoyne Owen College and the Nationa...    Continue Reading »

  • Monday, April 3, 2017

    Location: Begins at Temple Israel 1376 Massey Rd.

    Monday, April 3 Diversity Memphis Bus Tour Includes Lunch and Tour of the National Civil Rights Museum

    Tour Begins and Ends at Temple Israel 1376 E Massey Rd, Memphis, TN 38120

    Tour Sites include: Islamic Center, LeMoyne Owen College and the National Civil Rights Museum

    Discussion Panels: :"E...    Continue Reading »

  • Thursday, April 20, 2017 - Saturday, April 22, 2017 Times vary each day.

    Location: Cordova Bowling Center 7945 Club Center Drive Cordova, TN 38016

    Big Brothers Big Sisters has officially kicked off our 2017

    Bowl for Kids’ Sake season! 

     

    Bowl for Kids’ Sake is a fun event where anyone in the community can take part…even if you can’t bowl a lick!  Every dollar raised will help children all over the Mid-South get back on the path...    Continue Reading »

  • Thursday, April 20, 2017 7 p.m.

    Fee($): $100 - $125

    Location: Holiday Inn University of Memphis 3700 Central Ave.

    On April 20, 2017, 7 PM, the Hooks Institute will hold its annual Join Hands for Change Gala at the Holiday Inn on the University of Memphis Campus. We are excited that this year's featured honoree will be Ambassador Andrew J. Young, civil rights pioneer, diplomat, two-time mayor of Atlanta, and friend of the late Benjamin L. Hooks.

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  • Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - Thursday, June 29, 2017

    Location: TBA

    The EDF is the intersection where Corporate Decision Makers,
    Minority/Women Owned & Small Businesses, Ecosystem/Strategic Partners 
    and Community Leaders CONVERGE!

      

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