WEHF Distributes $1.28 Million to Nonprofit Agencies
The West End Home Foundation has distributed $1.28 million to twenty-four nonprofit agencies serving middle TN senior adults. The awards were presented at a breakfast on January 5, 2017. The grant funds will support the delivery of needed services in 2017 to seniors in Davidson and its six contiguous counties. Program areas receiving support include advocacy, food, health, housing, transportation and other enrichment programs. Margaret Smith, WEHF Vice President and Grant Committee Chair reported that the Foundation received requests totaling nearly $4 million. “The agencies in the room today rose to the top during the grants process and are honored here for your dedication and commitment to delivering the very best services to seniors in the Middle Tennessee area.” Representatives from each agency were recognized and were presented with their grant award. Dianne Oliver, Executive Director thanked them for their tireless efforts to make a difference in the lives of seniors. “We depend on you (the agencies) to fulfill our mission and we owe you a debt of gratitude for all that you do.”
Agencies funded in 2017 are:
Bethlehem Centers of Nashville
Council on Aging of Greater Nashville
Faith Family Medical Center
Friends in General
Guardianships and Trusts Corporation
Interfaith Dental Clinic
Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands
Martha O’Bryan Center, Inc.
Mid-Cumberland Human Resource Agency
Music for Seniors
Nashville Food Project, Inc.
Nashville Public Television
Room in the Inn
St. Luke’s Community House Episcopal, Inc.
Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee
Senior Ride Nashville
Tennessee Justice Center
United Cerebral Palsy of Middle Tennessee, Inc.
Westminster Home Connection
By Ben|2017-07-21T15:54:49+00:00January 11th, 2017|News|Comments Off on WEHF Distributes $1.28 Million to Nonprofit Agencies