Congratulations to Slingshot Memphis, Inc. for receiving The SPARK Awards 2020 Nonprofit Budget $1-5M Award for their philanthropic work in our community.
Slingshot Memphis is doing exceptional work to ensure that our community’s precious resources are going to the highest quality non-profit organizations creating the most meaningful, long-term impact in our community.
Their aim is to help nonprofits transition from measuring program activity to measuring outcomes that produce a demonstrable reduction in poverty. Since 2017, Slingshot has raised and invested over $3,000,000 in organizations empowering them to better incorporate data in their decision making and incorporate practices that have research-verified evidence of poverty-fighting benefits.
Learn more about this year’s honorees here→ https://citycurrent.com/thesparkawards/
Major funding for The SPARK and The SPARK Awards is provided by Lipscomb & Pitts Insurance, LLC and Champion Promotion as an additional major funder for The SPARK Awards. Additional funding is provided by SRVS, Meritan, Mueller Industries, United Way of the Mid-South, and My Town Movers/My Town Roofing/My Town Miracles. Event support for The SPARK Awards was provided by Nolan Audio Video Solution and Mahaffey Event & Tent Rentals. A co-production of WKNO and cityCURRENT, The SPARK airs the third Friday of each month at 7:30 p.m. on WKNO/Channel 10.