The Mission of SMA is to improve the health, knowledge and stability of families, young people, and communities through social services, mentoring and advocacy.
South Memphis Alliance (SMA) opened its doors in 2000 to help organize neighborhood associations in the urban communities of South Memphis. Over time we’ve expanded our services to serve youth in foster care and families in need. Despite our growth, we hold fast to our core belief that civic engagement is the bedrock of strong communities, and that
This is the first Laundromat/Resource Center of its kind in the country. The laundromat has state-of-the-art touch screen washers and dryers. Over 22 different social service agencies utilize this resource center to connect with the urban community.