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Communities of Shalom engages, equips and mobilizes those that live, work and worship in a specific neighborhood to renew and strengthen their community.

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The Commons
on Merton

The Commons on
Merton is a former
church building that
has been re-purposed using the principles of Communities of Shalom.

The Commons provides quality, mission-enhancing work environments to nonprofits, programs and ministries serving the Memphis area.

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Center for Transforming Communities is a nonprofit organization supported by your gifts.


The generative
newsroom highlights
the stories of gifts and possibilities from across Midsouth neighborhoods.

Often a story can best capture both the art and science of creating positive community change.

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Transforming Neighborhoods with Congregations as the Catalyst
Featured Project:
Neighborhood History

South Memphis Shalom Zone, The Corners at Highland Heights, and Crossroads to Freedom at Rhodes College will train youth archivists from the neighborhoods to interview local elders.

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