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Hi, I’m Lisa Williams

Hi, I’m Lisa Williams and I’m the new public relations coordinator for City Leadership supporting Choose901, Teach901 and Serve901.   I’m a native Memphian who grew up in Whitehaven. I attended Overton High with some phenomenally talented people. I headed to Mizzou for undergrad and checked in...

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Get Involved: Work Life

The Chalmers Center, Advance Memphis and Jobs for Life are partnering to teach church and ministry leaders how to equip underprivileged people with job training that helps them flourish. Work Life is a biblically integrated job readiness program for people from generational poverty that provides practical...

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CCDA 2015: Hear the stories, Join the impact

Seats are selling fast, but you still have time to be a part of this year's national Christian Community Development Conference in Memphis. We've just seen the newest video with just a few people telling their stories about how CCDA has impacted them and why...

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RSVP Now: Great Events In 6 Steps With John Carroll

This workshop is for people planning everything from board retreats to staff development events, fundraisers to annual holiday parties, grand openings to weekly gatherings.John Carroll will train you on the system he created to pull off everything from week long conferences with thousands of attendees...

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Coming Soon: CCDA Cafe in Memphis

  We've seen the impact in our communities of community development. It's been a catalyst for improved lives in many neighborhoods and continues to be a significant part of the work being done in our city. Come be a part of this work by joining us...

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John Carroll and Mayor Wharton

John Carroll Awarded 2015 Memphis Fatherhood ‘Hall of Fame’ Award

[caption id="attachment_4637" align="aligncenter" width="345"] Mayor AC Wharton & John Carroll[/caption]   Today Mayor AC Wharton will be honoring our Executive Director, John Carroll, Ken Bennett of Street Ministries, Coach Rodney Saulsberry with Whitehaven High School, Kevin Rayford of Rayfords All in One Wings, and Pastor Keith Norman...

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John Carroll in Southern Soul Magazine

John Carroll Featured in Southern Soul Magazine

This month's issue of Southern Soul Magazine features our own Executive Director, John Carroll, as one of the top Twenty Amazing Men in Memphis. You can read the full issue online here or pick them up at your local Kroger locations....

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Lunch in the Know with John Carroll: May 6

Compelling Communication: How to Win Social and Influence Media When: May 6, 11:30am-1pm Where: Baptist Memorial Health Care (6027 Walnut Grove, Medical Plaza 2) Learn how to get social with your customers from the award-winning Choose901 Team! Speaker: John Carroll, Executive Director of City Leadership, Founder of Choose901 & the COO of...

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