Memphis "Beat the Odds" Supporting the positive potential of young people
2014 Award Winners

The Memphis “Beat the Odds” annual banquet is an opportunity to hear the inspiring stories of Mid-South youth and adults who have beat the odds. By creating awareness of their achievements, they serve as models and inspiration to others, that they too can overcome.

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23rd Annual "Beat the Odds" Awards Banquet

May 18, 2017
6:00 pm reception
7:00 Dinner
Lindenwood Christian Church

2400 Union Ave
Memphis, TN 38112


Help uplift our community by inspiring our children. Support Mid-South youth by making a donation or by purchasing a banquet ticket today! 

The Memphis “Beat the Odds” Foundation (MBTO) makes giving easy with six donation levels.  MBTO is a 501(c)3 chartered, nonprofit. Donations are tax deductible.

Make a donation and purchase event tickets below!


Purchase Event Tickets!

Pre-sale for the 2017 award program is now closed. However, you may still join us the day of the event. Tickets at the door are $35. We will see you there!

Donating to MBTO!


There is no restriction on giving. All donations are appreciated.

BRONZE LEVEL $100 - $499

You will be recognized on the Donor's List for our website and in the program for our annual banquet. 

SILVER LEVEL $500 - $999 

Donors receive Bronze Level recognition PLUS
Two (2) complimentary banquet tickets
A quarter page ad in the awards program booklet 

GOLD LEVEL $1000 - $4999 

Donors receive all previous levels perks PLUS
Four (4) complimentary banquet tickets
A half page ad in the awards program booklet


Corporate Sponsors receive Bronze and Silver Level perks PLUS
Eight (8) complimentary Awards Banquet tickets
A full page ad in the awards program booklet
Recognition on the Memphis BTO website donor page, print advertisements, and community service announcements.

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