McDonald’s restaurants offering free coffee for first responders + healthcare professionals

  Local McDonald’s owner-operators want to thank the first responders and healthcare professionals for their unwavering dedication and service to their communities. All McDonald’s restaurants in the Nashville, Bowling Green, Chattanooga and Huntsville areas are providing a free any size hot or cold coffee for first responders and healthcare professionals through April 17. All McDonald’s restaurants have…

GraceWorks extends modified structure of a drive-through food distribution and over-the-phone rent and utility assistance

  GraceWorks will extend its modified structure of a drive-through food distribution and over-the-phone rent and utility assistance services until at least mid-April. GraceWorks will extend their modified structure until at least April 14 when leaders will reconsider operations based on local, state, federal, and CDC recommendations. Drive-through food distribution and rent and utility assistance…

Mary Kay manufactures, donates hand sanitizer to combat COVID-19 pandemic

  Mary Kay Inc. announced the company will dedicate part of its global supply chain and manufacturing capabilities to producing much-needed hand sanitizer. The first products off the line will be fordonation to those on the front lines addressing the COVID-19 pandemic. “Though we are facing extraordinary challenges during the COVID-19 global pandemic, the world…

Ingram Charities donates $100,000 to United Way’s COVID-19 response fund

Encourages others to join in giving   Mayor John Cooper announced April 2nd that Ingram Charities will grant $100,000 to support United Way of Greater Nashville’s COVID-19 Response Fund. Ingram joins other prominent local organizations stepping up to help individuals and families facing major financial struggles as the COVID-19 crisis continues to unfold across the…

Leadership Franklin extends application deadline for twenty-fifth class

  Leadership Franklin has extended the application deadline for acceetance into their twenty-fifth class. Twenty community members will be chosen for the 2020-21 program year. Completed applications are now due on or before 12 noon on June 1, 2020. The application can be found at http://www.leadershipfranklin.com/application. Leadership Franklin is a non-profit community leadership organization dedicated…

Education Foundation of Williamson County sees significant results, expands scholarship program for ACT training

Organization to triple number of opportunities for area students, has adjusted to COVID-19 “Learn-From-Home” limitations   The Education Foundation of Williamson County (EFWC) has announced the results from its initial January 2020 class of Boost ACT Academy graduates, and students achieved a 5.5-point increase on their projected American College Testing (ACT) scores, on average. This…