Community Grants

Komen Memphis-MidSouth is the local source for funding breast cancer detection, support and educational awareness in the Mid-South. Through its 2017-2018 community grants, Komen Memphis-MidSouth is investing $402,000 in education, diagnosis, treatment and support programs in our local communities to ten local organizations that serve uninsured or underinsured residents in our service area. Since it was founded in 1993, Komen Memphis-MidSouth has invested almost $10.5 million in local breast health agencies and organizations.

It is estimated that 1 million women live in the Memphis area alone. The funds Komen Memphis-MidSouth grants to community programs in our service area have made a positive difference in the lives of those living with this deadly disease.

During the 2017-2018 grant cycle Komen Memphis-MidSouth and our grantees will provide services to more than 5,500 and provide educational materials to over 25,000 people in our 21-county service area.

    2016-2017 Komen Memphis-MidSouth Community Grant Recipients

    Alliance Healthcare System- $16,000
    Mammograms, Diagnostic Services
    Serving Marshall and Benton Counties, MS
    662-252-5647
    Baptist Medical Group, Memphis Breast Care- $16,000
    Mammograms, Diagnostic Services, Treatment
    Serving Shelby, Fayette, Tipton, Lauderdale, Dyer, Haywood, Lake, Madison, Crockett, Hardeman, Henderson, Chester, McNairy and Hardin Counties, TN
    901-227-8958
    Baptist Hospital for Women- $104,000
    Mammograms, Diagnostic Services
    Serving Shelby, Fayette, Tipton, Lauderdale, Dyer, Haywood, Lake, Madison, Crockett, Hardeman, Henderson, Chester, McNairy and Hardin Counties, TN
    901- 226-0830
    Baptist Hospital Desoto- $48,000
    Mammograms, Diagnostic Services
    Serving DeSoto, Tunica, Tate, Marshall, Benton, Coahoma and Quitman Counties, MS
    662-772-2140
    Church Health – $24,000
    Doctor visits for mammogram referrals
    Serving Shelby County, TN
    901-272-0003
    Methodist Healthcare Foundation- $40,00
    Mammograms, Diagnostic services
    Serving Fayette, Shelby, Tipton Counties, TN, and DeSoto County, MS
    901-516-8637
    Regional One Health- 64,000
    Mammograms, Diagnostic Services
    Serving Shelby, Fayette, Tipton, Lauderdale, Dyer, Haywood, Lake, Madison, Crockett, Hardeman, Henderson, Chester, McNairy and Hardin Counties, TN,and DeSoto, Tunica, Tate, Marshall, Benton, Coahoma
    and Quitman Counties, MS
    901-545-7228
    West Cancer Center- $76,000
    Mammogram, Diagnostic Services
    Serving Shelby, Tipton, Fayette Counties, TN, DeSoto County, MS
    901- 922-6781
    STAARS – Surviving, Thriving, African Americans Rallying Support- $7,000
    Education, Support Group
    901-319-9099
    UHESS – Carin’ and Sharin’ – $7,000
    Education, Support Group
    901-484-9624