Congratulations to Room In The Inn – Memphis for receiving The SPARK Awards 2020 Nonprofit Budget under $1M Award for their philanthropic work in our community.
Room in the Inn – Memphis (RITI) is an ecumenical ministry serving more than 500 homeless individuals in Shelby County. 55 host partners representing 15 denominations, 2 faith traditions, 3 non-profits, and an institution of higher learning provide overnight shelter for small groups of homeless individuals during the coldest and hottest nights of the year.
A guest of Room in the Inn never pays a fee for shelter. They are simply welcomed into a space of unconditional love and respect to experience hospitality in an environment of safety.
Learn more about this year’s honorees here→ https://citycurrent.news/thesparkawards/
Major funding for The SPARK and The SPARK Awards is provided by Lipscomb & Pitts Insurance, LLC and Champion Promotion as an additional major funder for The SPARK Awards. Additional funding is provided by SRVS, Meritan, Mueller Industries, United Way of the Mid-South, and My Town Movers/My Town Roofing/My Town Miracles. Event support for The SPARK Awards was provided by Nolan Audio Video Solution and Mahaffey Event & Tent Rentals. A co-production of WKNO and cityCURRENT, The SPARK airs the third Friday of each month at 7:30 p.m. on WKNO/Channel 10.