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A Welcome from Executive Director Mark Sturgis

Why Seeding Success, Why Now?

In Memphis and Shelby County far too many children, youth, and young adults go through systems that do not adequately prepare them for success, leaving them with little options to compete in a global 21st century economy, let alone live stable and economically secure lives in Shelby County. At each outcome we are tracking, from birth to postsecondary completion, thousands of our children are left behind every year. We cannot allow these trends to ….