ArtsMemphis - Arts Funding and Free Tickets for Arts Events

575 S Mendenhall Road
Memphis, TN 38117

(901) 578-2787

www.artsmemphis.org/

Description:

Provides funding for arts organizations and programs in the Memphis, TN, area. Provides free tickets to area museums and plays through the ArtsAccess program for food stamp recipients, TennCare patients, military families and personnel, Church Health Center patients, seniors 65 and older and persons with physical disabilities. Website provides community calendar of local arts events.

Phone Numbers

Main

(901) 578-2787

Address Listings

Physical
(Primary)
575 S Mendenhall Road
Memphis, TN 38117

Contacts

Elizabeth Rouse

Primary Contact

President & CEO

Josie Ballin

Director of Marketing & Donor Engagement

Kelsea Lewis

Development & Office Coordinator

Hours:

Mon - Fri 9:00 am -5:00 pm

Intake Process:

Call, email or visit website for information or to find locations to apply for the ArtsAccess card to get free tickets to events; after receiving the ArtsAccess card, eligible persons can call events to book tickets at scheduled events; ArtsAccess cards are available at the following sites: ArtsMemphis Office, 575 S Mendenhall Rd, 38117; Gaston Park Library, 1040 S Third St, 38106 (phone 901-415-2769); Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave, 38111 (phone 901-415-2707); Cordova Branch Library, 8457 Trinity Rd, 38018 (phone 901-415-8253); Crenshaw Branch Library, 531 Vance Ave, 38126 (901-415-2765); Frayser Library, 3712 Argonne St, 38127 (phone 901-415-2768);North Branch Library, 1192 Vollintine Ave, 38108 (phone 901-415-2775);Randolph Branch Library, 3752 Given Ave, 38122 (phone 901-415-2779); Veterans Hospital (VAMC), 1030 Jefferson Ave, 38104 (phone 901-523-8990);Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, 1934 Poplar Ave, 38104 (phone 901-544-6226);Bartlett Library, 5884 Stage Rd. (901-386-8968); Parkway Village Library, 4655 Knight Arnold Rd. (901-415-2776) and Raleigh Library, 3157 Powers Rd. (901-415-2778)

Program Fees:

No Fee

Eligibility:

Agencies, schools, senior centers may apply for funding through website for arts programs. Food stamp recipients, TennCare patients, military families and personnel, Church Health Center patients, Seniors (65 and older) on a fixed income and persons with physical disabilities may inquire about free tickets to local art events with the free ArtsAcess Card. See intake information or website for sites to apply for ArtsAccess card; requires proof of eligibility to receive the card.

Volunteer Opportunities:

Call or visit website for current volunteer opportunities

Date of Official Change:

March 7, 2019

Geography Served

  • Tennessee
    • Shelby County

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    Geography Served

    • Tennessee
      • Shelby County

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        • Tennessee
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