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Meet a #MAMkid – Carlisha

Meet a #MAMkid – Carlisha

Meet a MAM Kid Comments

Carlisha moved to Memphis from Marion, Arkansas this spring and is a freshman at Hamilton High School. She has been attending MAM for only two months and has found it a great place to make new friends.  She says living in the city is different,  but MAM has made the transition much...

Volunteer Spotlight: Kori Johnson

Volunteer Spotlight: Kori Johnson

Volunteers Comments

Volunteer’s Name: Kori Johnson Daytime occupation: I just graduated from high school and I am heading to Kids Across America Summer Camp to work as a babysitter Volunteer Position and MAM Location: I volunteered with homework help at the Leawood Location. Why did you decide to start...

Meet a #MAMkid – Deja

Meet a #MAMkid – Deja

Meet a MAM Kid Comments

Deja is in the 9th grade at Manasas High School, and has been attending MAM Greenlaw for the last two years.  While at MAM, she loves being around Mrs. April, playing Phase 10 and learning Bible scriptures. When describing her admiration of Mrs. April, Deja said she is “basically like a...

Sharing Christ 24/7

Sharing Christ 24/7

Giving, Testimony Comments

Meet Kasey. the high school girls mentor at MAM Hamilton.  Kasey has worked at MAM for two years after being a counselor at Kids Across America (KAA) camp (www.kidsacrossamerica.org). “As a camp counselor at KAA, I saw firsthand the positive effect that camp had on urban kids,” says Kasey....

Meet a #MAMkid – Torieon

Meet a #MAMkid – Torieon

Meet a MAM Kid Comments

Torieon is in the 8th grade at Soulsville Charter School and has been attending MAM St. Andrew since he was in 3rd grade!  While at MAM, Torieon loves getting to help the coaches in every way he can, including helping the younger kids learn how to read.  Some of Torieon’s favorite hobbies...

Volunteer Spotlight: Andrew Tait

Volunteer Spotlight: Andrew Tait

Volunteers Comments

Volunteer’s Name: Andrew Tait Daytime occupation: Construction Estimator Volunteer Position and MAM Location: Basketball Coach at Olivet Why did you decide to start Volunteering with MAM? Fall of 2015 Do you have a favorite memory from volunteering?  In my first game as the head...

Playing by the Golden Rule

Playing by the Golden Rule

In The News Comments

The Commercial Appeal, March 29, 2016 By Emily Adams Keplinger, Special to the Weekly Under the umbrella of Memphis Athletic Ministries, former Memphis Tiger basketball player Detric Golden has founded a discipleship program called the A-Team. Detric Golden describes it as taking kids “from...

Meet a #MAMkid – Jeremy

Meet a #MAMkid – Jeremy

Meet a MAM Kid Comments

Jeremy is in the 11th grade at Hamilton High School and has been attending MAM Hamilton for 4 years. Some of Jeremy’s favorite things to do at MAM are: participate in Bible study, help the younger kids understand the Bible studies and their homework, feed homeless people, and spread love...