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Community InvolvementMAM 25
February 5, 2024

MAM 25: Will Jones

As Memphis Athletic Ministries (MAM) marks its 25th anniversary, it's a time not just for celebration but also reflection on the impactful stories that have shaped the organization. Among the many dedicated individuals and partners, Pastor Will Jones of Germantown Presbyterian Church stands out as a beacon of unwavering support,…
Community InvolvementMAM 25
January 23, 2024

MAM 25: Natasha Mayton

As Memphis Athletic Ministries (MAM) celebrates its 25th year of ministry, we are honored to share 25 stories of impact, from current students, alumni, parents, coaches, volunteers, donors, and community partners. Meet Natasha Mayton, a dedicated donor and mentor.Originally from the Chicago area, Natasha relocated to Memphis in 2006 with…
MAM 25
January 10, 2024

MAM 25: Jamalo Jones

Memphis Athletic Ministries (MAM) has been a beacon of hope and opportunity for countless youth in Memphis over the last 25 years. Among the many success stories that have emerged from the organization, one stands out—Jamalo Jones, a student whose life was profoundly impacted by MAM and who, in turn,…
Community InvolvementMAM 25
November 30, 2023

MAM 25: Julius James

As we mark our 25th anniversary, we’re excited to share 25 inspiring stories of the positive impact Memphis Athletic Ministries (MAM) has had on individuals, including current and former students, parents, coaches, volunteers, donors, and community partners. One of the stories that we are eager to share is Julius James,…
Community InvolvementMAM 25
November 16, 2023

MAM 25: Gracie Lester

As Memphis Athletic Ministries (MAM) celebrates its 25th year of ministry, we are honored to share 25 stories of impact, from current students, alumni, parents, coaches, volunteers, donors, and community partners. Meet Gracie Lester, a dedicated volunteer with a heart for Memphis and its people.Originally from Birmingham, Alabama, Gracie made…
MAM 25
November 7, 2023

MAM 25: Marlo Wells

In every community, there are individuals who rise above the challenges they face and become beacons of hope for others. Marlo, a former youth participant at Memphis Athletic Ministries (MAM), is a prime example of such resilience. Born and raised in the Parkway Village neighborhood, Marlo's life was transformed through…
MAM 25
November 2, 2023

MAM 25: Autumn Allen

For 25 years, Memphis Athletic Ministries (MAM) has provided a secure and nurturing environment for thousands of young people to grow and develop. Our mission is to coach, grow, and lead the youth of Memphis by helping them discover their identity in Christ and their purpose in the community. We…
BoardGivingMAM 25
October 18, 2023

MAM 25: Scott McFarland

Memphis Athletic Ministries (MAM) is celebrating its 25th anniversary, and as the organization looks back on its incredible journey, one name stands out as a shining example of dedication and service – Scott McFarland. A current MAM MVP (monthly donor) and former board member, Scott's involvement with MAM goes back…
MAM 25Meet a MAM Kid
October 11, 2023

MAM 25: Mar’Darrious

For a quarter of a century, Memphis Athletic Ministries (MAM) has provided a safe and nurturing environment for thousands of youth. We have witnessed firsthand the transformative power of sports, as our youth have learned valuable lessons such as teamwork, discipline, and perseverance. But our ministry goes beyond the game,…