Memphis must raise $3.7 million to receive $750k grant for rape kit testing
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A private foundation has pledged $750,000 for rape kit testing once the City of Memphis raises $3,775,500.
More than $6.5 million is needed to test the more than 12,000 sexual assault kits.
The city has so far raised $2 million.
Once it raises $3.7 million more, the Plough Foundation will provide the remaining funds.