Business

The Unreachables: Memphis nonprofit meets its no-tech neighbors at their doorsteps

In the COVID-19 pandemic, the internet is a crucial tool for finding accurate information and aid. But U.S. Census data shows less than half of all households in some of Memphis’ lowest-income neighborhoods have internet access.  “What does it take to really connect with people who are disengaged and disconnected in disinvested communities?,” asked Britney Thornton, founder of […]

Culture

5 Memphians to Speak at Your Next Event

Thanks to ‘the Rona’ making its way through the streets of Memphis, many events and conferences taking place in the 901 were cancelled or postponed. DAMN!  As much as we look at this as a bad thing, there’s some good shining through the tiny open area of your face mask. With more time to plan […]

Jobs

Join the #BringYourSoul Movement on the We Are Memphis Street Team!

Be part of the #BringYourSoul movement on the We Are Memphis street team! We’re looking for passionate people who’d like to gain valuable experience with guerrilla and social media marketing at occasional events throughout the year. Street teamers will be required to participate in a paid training workshop. Following onboarding, street teamers will be notified […]