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Celebration of Generosity in Memphis

Hope Foundation Sees Significant Donation Boost The largest Christian community foundation in the United States, it has assets of about $55 million, but its strategy is to share that wealth rather than build endowments. It is on track to break records in 2009. For the first nine months…

Year End Giving 2008

“The Giving Season” is upon us. The most active days for giving each year start the day after Thanksgiving and run through December 20th.  For various reasons, many wait until the last second to fund donor advised funds or to submit grants to the ministries and non-profits they…

The Panic of 2008

Given the unprecedented financial crisis of the last several weeks, we felt a few comments of its impact on the Foundation and its wider impact on Christian ministries in the City are appropriate. Of greatest concern is the impact of this turmoil on the approximate 75 Christian ministries…

Happy 10th Birthday Hope!

Servant Leader Awards Lunch to be Held November 6th November is a busy month at the Hope Christian Community Foundation.  As the staff prepares for end of the year giving and celebrating our tenth anniversary, Hope will kick off the fall with our annual Servant Leader Awards Lunch. …