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Economic Development Growth Engine for Memphis & Shelby County
The Economic Development Growth Engine for Memphis and Shelby County (Memphis EDGE) provides and coordinates public resources through incentive programs to foster public/private partnerships. This grant will support the Kresge Community Finance program-related investment (PRI) to Memphis EDGE. Memphis EDGE will use the PRI to partially fund a loan pool that will finance mixed-use real estate development, small business capital and multi-family housing development.