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Girl Scouts donate books to Youth Villages

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Rep. Ron Lollar wins $200 for AHS

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Tennessee Rep. Ron Lollar won $200 for Arlington High School during the Tennessee Health Care Association’s annual “Partnering for Charity” event on Feb. 20 at the Doubletree Hotel Downtown in Nashville. Each year, the charity giveaway is a highlight of THCA’s Legislative Conference, an event that brings long-term care professionals together with state lawmakers to […]

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Briarcrest accepts life-saving equipment

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TN Baptist Children’s Homes to close Bartlett campus

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A persistent shortage of money has Tennessee Baptist Children’s Homes to make tough choices: Two of the five campuses must end their residential programs. The TBCH facility in Bartlett, open since 1950, will close at the end of May. The Oakdale campus has already transitioned from residential care to operating as a less-costly foster home. […]

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Brother donates equipment, supplies to local school

Brother International Corporation of Bartlett recently invested time and equipment at one Shelby County School, Kate Bond Elementary. The charitable donation is part of the company’s commitment to corporate social responsibility. Brother has launched an expansive program to support low-income schools near its US locations. Kate Bond has received the following Brother donations this year: […]

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Collierville moving company bases business on values

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My Town Movers opened in Collierville five years ago and since then the “values-based” moving company has grown its staff to 25 employees, created a nonprofit arm to serve the needs of local Mid-South communities and recently received the Spirit of Collierville Award. Owned by Noel Fenderson, Preston Burleson and Chris Winchell, My Town Movers […]

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Bartlett resident joins AmeriCorps

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Hailey Guzzo, 22, of Bartlett, recently began a 10-month term of service in the National Civilian Community Corps (NCCC), an AmeriCorps program. Guzzo, based out of the regional campus in Denver, Colo., is currently serving on her first project. Founded in 1994, AmeriCorps NCCC is a residential national service program that supports disaster relief, the […]

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Lifeblood donors to get box of Girl Scout cookies

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Donating blood and cookies go hand in hand, so Lifeblood has teamed up with the Girl Scouts to bring donors some of the best-loved cookies around. Now through Wednesday, Feb. 28, donors at a Lifeblood donor center will receive a box of Girl Scout cookies and a pair of “Kick Up Your Feet & Donate” […]

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SBA students raise charity funds

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Brown named to The Arc Mid-South’s board

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Lester Brown, a vice president/relationship manager with First Tennessee Bank’s Private Client Services, has joined The Arc Mid-South’s Board of Directors. He is based at First Tennessee’s Bartlett office (6891 Summer Ave.) Brown also serves on the Board of Directors of Playhouse on the Square and Bartlett Area Chamber of Commerce. He is a 1998 […]

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MLGW donates heaters, blankets via ‘Power of Warmth’

MLGW is once again teaming up with the Neighborhood Christian Centers to assist qualified low-income seniors and disabled residents of Shelby County through the Power of Warmth Program. The MLGW program provides space heaters and electric blankets to eligible MLGW customers. The Neighborhood Christian Centers will be accepting applications and screening eligible households for heaters […]

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Lifeblood urges donors to become a First Blood Responder

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MEMPHIS — Just like first responder groups, our blood supply must be at-the-ready when patients need it. Lifeblood is asking for donors to pledge to be a First Blood Responder and donate three times in 2018, starting in January. First Blood Responders will help ensure that blood is already at the hospital BEFORE emergencies and disasters […]

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