Founded in 2018 by filmmaker Tom Shadyac, Memphis Rox is a nonprofit pay-what- you-can-afford climbing gym located in South Memphis, Tennessee — a historically underserved community with few safe spaces. At Rox, climbing is an access point to building relationships, creating jobs and looking after one another.
In addition to 36,000 square feet of state of the art climbing, Rox provides hundreds of free meals each week through our juice bar. This is crucial, as we're located in a USDA food desert. Our community garden supports the juice bar's efforts, teaching food education.
Our sundry store offers essential staples at little cost,
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