On exhibit at Caritas: Hope Gallery

Caritas Hope Gallery

"Tragedy in Charleston" Aug. 7 - 31

The exhibit “Tragedy in Charleston” was developed as a way to address several topics that have come to light over the last 15 months. Acts of violence resulting in protest, enlightenment and truths have come to the forefront in our communities. Caritas wants to show the creativity and voice of the artist as a way to express support for the families of Charleston, take a stance against racism, examine our civil rights and explore why "Black Lives Matters".


Submissions Due By:
August 6th, 2015 for more information email or Call (901) 327-5246.


August 7th, 2015 5:30 to 7:30pm


Save the Date:

Caritas Annual Gala and Auction

October 17, 2015 | 7:00 – 9:00 pm

Parish Hall at Church of the Holy Communion

4645 Walnut Grove, Memphis, TN 38117


This annual event is an opportunity for supporters of Caritas Village to enjoy art, food and live entertainment along with access to a variety of unique and upscale auction items. Caritas is Latin and translated means “love for all people.”

Studio Space Available

Caritas currently has studio space for rent in our Residency Building across the street from the Village. The studio's include wifi, heat, air, running water, bathroom and limited storage.


The studios rents for $200.00 and $250.00 a month. If your interested please call Onie Johns at (901) 327-5246 or Carl Moore at (901) 210-6615.

Caritas is Honored to have stones from the First United Methodist Church that burned down in December 2008. These stones are part of the Memphis history and Caritas is proud to continue this history.

Our Mission:


To break down walls of hostility between the cultures, to build bridges of love and trust between the rich and those made poor & to provide a positive alternative to the street corners for the neighborhood children.

Live,  Love,  Share & Learn:


Caritas Village uses art, music, hospitality, theatre, classes, and connections to

creatively join people together in common goals from many different ethnic, racial,

and socioeconomic backgrounds.

After school Caritas Village provides a safe haven for children of the neighborhood.  Although there is no organized program, children are welcome. They sit, talk and play games.  Much like the adults who come to gather at Caritas Village, the children also come to find a sense of belonging and connection.


The Village's lower level is a coffee shop that also works as a music/library/game-playing living room and den.  Clean, brightly colored, and spacious, the coffee-shop serves an impressive variety of delicious lunches Mon. thru Sat.


Caritas also is home to the Hope Gallery and the Caritas  Arts Residency Program that helps promote art education in the Binghamton community. We offer free art workshops for both kids and adults on a variety of arts and crafts projects. We also provide exhibition space for beginning and upcoming artist each month with several group shows a year.


We're also home to Centro Cultural a non-profit organization that strives to meet the needs of the multi-cultural community by celebrating and promoting awareness of cultural richness and diversity interpreted through the literary, performing, and visual arts.


Caritas Village 2509 Harvard Ave.

Memphis, TN 38112 (901) 327-5246

Caritas Village & Caritas Community

is a Non-profit 501(c)(3)

Copyright © 2015

All Rights Reserved By Caritas Village

Caritas hours of operation:

9am - 8pm Monday - Saturday

Closed on Sundays and major holidays.

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