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Support the Arts with an Arts License Plate for Gift-A-Tag

BUY AN ARTS LICENSE PLATE OR GIFT-A-TAG 70% of state arts funding comes from the sale of arts and collegiate license plates.  And now you can buy a GIFT-A-TAG voucher for the purchase of any of Tennessee’s Specialty License Plates.  (There are over 100 designs to choose from!)  GIFT-A-TAG vouchers are just $35 each, and you […]
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Stax Music Academy Receives $50,000 Grant from Kohl’s

MEMPHIS – The Soulsville Foundation’s Stax Music Academy announced that it has received a $50,000 grant from Kohl’s, the Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin-based retailer with more than 1,100 stores, including 19 stores in Tennessee. The grant was announced to the Stax Music Academy during Kohl’s leadership meeting in Nashville on Wednesday, September 26, 2018, where nearly […]
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Christian Science Monitor features Stax Music Academy in cover story on activisim

In this week’s cover story in the international newspaper the Christian Science Monitor, writer Jessica Mendoza sets off on a cross country trip examining activism in America from 1968 through the present. In addition to visiting Los Angeles, Birmingham, Washington, D.C. and several other cities with Civil Rights history, she and a photographer/videographer spent two […]
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Performances

Staxtacular 2019 tickets on sale now. Live music by Stax Music Academy & The Bar-Kays!

Join us Friday, February 8, 2019 for the largest Stax Music Academy fundraiser of the year, Staxtacular 2019 Presented by SunTrust! This all-out gala throw down features cocktails and cuisine with bars and food stations throughout the Stax Museum of American Soul Music, plus an auction, free valet parking for all guests, and live music […]
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