2021 Impact Report

Fueling Teachers, Schools, and Communities

In the last five years, Memphis Education Fund has laid the foundation to re-imagine the delivery of 21st century instruction, to accelerate student achievement and to cultivate one of the most impressive local advocacy coalitions in the country. We didn’t sit on the sidelines; we rolled up our sleeves and demonstrated the Memphis “grit and grind” representative of our beautiful community.

But there’s still much more work to do…


Below, you will find a brief introduction to our 2021 Impact Report from Memphis Education Fund CEO Terence Patterson. We encourage you to spend a few moments browsing the report to review the work accomplished and work still to come, including our key priorities and goals for 2030.