10 Ways To Give Back To Memphis This Month (December 2016)

Dec 02 10 Ways To Give Back To Memphis This Month (December 2016)

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Here is Volunteer Odyssey’s monthly list of unique ways to give back to Memphis!

1. I Love Memphis’ Cheering for St. Jude Memphis Marathon: Saturday, December 3rd from 10:15-2pm.

Come out and cheer on the runners, hold fun signs, enjoy light snacks, and support the St. Jude Heroes who are running for the kids with I Love Memphis. They will have some signs, but feel free to bring your own signs and noisemakers. They will be standing at Mile 22.


  • Memphis Medical District’s Lights On! Volunteer Opportunity: Street Light Audit: December 6th from 5-7pm

Help to revitalize the Medical District! The goal of the event is to improve lighting and safety by recording non-functioning streetlights. Volunteers are needed to drive around for 1.5-2 hours recording these non-functioning lights in the area. Volunteers will also receive a hot cocoa-filled thermos and snacks for their help.

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  • Volunteer Odyssey’s Pop Up Volunteer Party presented by CBIZ MHM: Tuesday, December 6th from 5-8pm

Stop by on your way to the Grizzlies game or to happy hour and volunteer for at least 101 seconds. This is the easiest way to fit in volunteering. Volunteers will be asked to complete projects …read more

Source: I Love Memphis Blog

Ryan Guess

Mention the words craft beer and Ryan’s ears will immediately perk up. You’ll have his full attention. He believes beer is something to be enjoyed with every sip — not just a way to get a buzz. Ryan constantly wants to share this feeling with the city of Memphis through knowledge and beer education, and that led him to starting Memphis Craft Beer.