September 20, 2018

We're excited to announce that Justin Merrick has been named the next Executive Director of Center for Transforming Communities. Amy Moritz, current Executive Director, will guide the transition process.   

“The CTC Board has unanimously selected Justin Merrick to...

August 14, 2018

In 2017 the Memphis Medical District Collaborative (MMDC) contracted with Center for Transforming Communities (CTC) to lead community engagement efforts in an area of the Medical District north of Poplar Avenue, between Danny Thomas Blvd and I-240. This area is a patch...

October 9, 2017

Editor's Note: On September 29, CTC gathered with 100 of our neighbors, friends, and supporters for a celebration of the 10th anniversary of The Commons on Merton - a multitenant nonprofit office and community center in Binghampton. During the celebration, Billy Vaugha...

September 29, 2016

The first workshop that I attended this week at Tamarack Institute’s 2016 Community Change Institute demonstrated a simple tool for working with multiple stakeholders in a collaborative way.

The first step in the process, Liz Weaver explained, is to have the stakeholder...

On November 6, 2015, the Center for Transforming Communities hosted an evening of celebration recognizing the 5th anniversary of several of the Midsouth Shalom Zones. In 2010, CTC assisted with the formation of four Shalom Zones: The Mason Caregivers, The Corners of Hi...

December 9, 2015

 Meet some of the people who make up the Binghampton Shalom Zone. Established in 1999, the Binghampton Shalom Zone is one of the oldest Shalom Zones in Memphis. 

December 1, 2015

Meet some of the people who make up the South Memphis Shalom Zone. This video was created as part of a 5th anniversary celebration of the South Memphis Shalom Zone and other Shalom Zones, hosted by the Center for Transforming Communities on November 6, 2015. 

November 24, 2015

Meet some of the people who make up The Corners of Highland Heights Shalom Zone. This video was created as part of a 5th anniversary celebration of The Corners and other Shalom Zones, hosted by Center for Transforming Communities on November 6, 2015.