Slingshot News and Insight

Take a look at the latest news, insight, and updates from the Slingshot team.



Are we asking the wrong questions when fighting poverty?

Justin Miller, Slingshot's CEO, will be sharing his thoughts on this topic at TEDxMemphis this Saturday. Learn more about Justin and all the TEDx speakers slated to speak this year here . Read More
at Friday, February 21, 2020

Slingshot's CEO, Justin Miller, and Board Director, Gretchen McLennon, recently attended Robin Hood's #NoCityLimits Conference.

Thank you Wes Moore and Robin Hood for a thought provoking and insightful day reflecting on some of the country's most innovative poverty-fighting efforts.    Read More
at Friday, February 14, 2020

The Daily Memphian Article: "Slingshot Memphis has new nonprofit partners"

Slingshot is honored to work alongside 6 new Affiliate Partners that are fighting poverty and creating more justice for our community. Learn more about them and our portfolio of 23 partners here .   Read More
at Wednesday, February 5, 2020

Slingshot's CEO, Justin Miller is coming to the TEDxMemphis stage.

Learn more about the speaker lineup here: http:// Read More
at Tuesday, January 28, 2020

Meet Juanita Ortiz – Slingshot's chief impact officer.

Recently, McDonough School Of Business - Georgetown University profiled Juanita on their website and in their alumni publication. Click here to read their story.   Read More
at Friday, January 24, 2020

In 2019 we invested $1.41 million in high impact organizations.

In 2019 we invested $1.41 million in high impact organizations, and we couldn't have done it without your support. Together we are changing the way we change Memphis. Read More
at Tuesday, January 14, 2020

The Daily Memphian Article: "Salvation Army's Purdue Center saved Memphis business owner's life"

Purdue Center of Hope – part of The Salvation Army Memphis – is a place of healing and growth for families in Memphis. We’re proud to partner with the Purdue Center of Hope, and stories like Venus Austin’s affirm the critical role they play in our community. Read more in the Daily Memphian here .  Read More
at Thursday, January 9, 2020

Leave 2019 with this thought - What if I could GIVE as smart as I invest?

With Slingshot, your gift is an investment in data-driven poverty fighting. Join our movement here .   Read More
at Tuesday, December 31, 2019

Meet our current partners.

We're proud to partner with organizations across Memphis working within their field to impact the lives of our neighbors. Learn more about our partners and their work here . Read More
at Friday, December 27, 2019

Meet our consultants.

Did you know Slingshot partners with expert consultants across a number of fields? Learn how and why Slingshot leverages outside expert counsel by clicking here .   Read More
at Thursday, December 19, 2019