Victorian Village Year End News | UofM Professor Honored

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University of Memphis Professor

Randle Witherington


Victorian Village

Preservation Award

For Championing Historic Neighborhood

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On November 18, 2011  The third Victorian Village Preservation Award was given to Professor Randle Witherington for his ongoing efforts to share the history of 19th century Memphis with his students and the community. Witherington has put a specific emphasis on heritage tourism and the historic Goyer-Lee Houseread more
Hyde Family Foundation  Grant 
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The Hyde Family Foundations have awarded a grant in the amount of $10,000 to Victorian Village Inc. CDC.  This funding goes towards administration costs of ongoing projects which include the Morris Park redesign, the Lee House redevelopment, new design guidelines for the historic district, and updating the long-range strategic plan. This grant will serve as a partial match to The Urban Child Institute’s three-year challenge grant. One of the goals of the Hyde Family Foundations is to build vibrant urban communities around stable neighborhood anchors and we are grateful to be a part of that initiative.
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The Urban Child Institute


Le Bonheur Children’s
Medical Center

 Strengthening Communities Grant Program
and their funders

 The University of Memphis

 The Community Foundation of Greater Memphis

 The United Way of
the Mid-South

 The Assisi Foundation
of Greater Memphis

 The Hyde Family Foundations

 Memphis Convention
and Visitors Bureau

 Downtown Memphis Commission

 The H.W. Durham Foundation

 City of Memphis, Division of Housing and Community Development


Hermitage Chapter

National Society Daughters of the American Revolution


Counterpart Communications & Design

Arts Memphis 

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671 Jefferson Ave
Memphis, Tennessee 38105

Open the Mallory-Neely House Museum
Restore the Lee House
for adaptive reuse

Redesign Morris Park
Coordinate safety and
crime fighting activities

Improve street lighting
and streetscapes

Advocate for the Neighborhood
Promote Heritage Tourism
Guide residential and business development
Open the Magevney
House Museum

Present our treasures to the Mid-South and the World

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We are a community development corporation that exists to create a vibrant and diverse urban neighborhood that treasures our architectural heritage and builds a community that is safe, clean and prosperous.

VVI is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization.

Victorian Village Inc | 671 Jefferson Ave | Memphis | TN | 38105

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