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Ms. Johnson's story
“We were looking for somewhere nice and peaceful and comfortable.”
— Elaine Johnson
Ms. Elaine Johnson and her family were looking for a place for her to call her own. Growing up, the area she came to know and recognize as North Memphis was in a dilapidated, abandoned state. She had serious doubts the area would improve or be revitalized.
Promise showed Ms. Johnson new possibilities. Watch her story.