High Hopes Development Center announces Kindergarten Classroom to start Fall 2018

  High Hopes is happy to announce their inaugural 2018-2019 Kindergarten classroom. Expansion of the School at High Hopes is bringing with it four new classrooms slated to finish in the fall of 2018. One of these classrooms will serve as a State approved, inclusive kindergarten. In its new state-of-the-art facility, the Kindergarten at High…

Currey Ingram Summer Programs for kids with ADHD

  Think your child with ADHD can’t have a great summer camp experience? Think again. Currey Ingram Academy offers an intensive six-weeks summer treatment program for students 8-12 with ADHD. Designed like a summer camp, all activities are focused on helping students better self-regulate, learn important social and academic skills, make friends, develop confidence and…

Local Sam’s Club provides job training for people with disabilities

Sam’s Club partners with Waves to teach job skills The Franklin Sam’s Club has partnered with Waves to create a vocational skills training program for adults with disabilities. The program participants were introduced to variety of skills including: interacting with shoppers, arranging visual displays, and working the cash register. Since Sam’s Club has a wide…

BrightStone’s 16th Annual “Music that Touches the Heart” Announces Michael W. Smith as their lead performer

  BrightStone’s 16th annual “Music that Touches the Heart” benefit, set for Wednesday evening, February 21st in Liberty Hall at the Factory at Franklin, announces Michael W. Smith will be performing at the benefit  along with several award-winning songwriters. During Michael’s storied career, he has been honored with three Grammy Awards, 45 Dove Awards, and…

Young Leaders Council announces graduates of Fifth Annual Nonprofit Board Training Program Partnership with Williamson Chamber

  Young Leaders Council (YLC), a Nashville-based nonprofit organization that has trained more than 2,500 men and women to effectively participate on the boards of nonprofit agencies for the past 33 years, announces the graduates of YLC/Williamson Chamber Class 2017. Partnering with Williamson Chamber for the fifth year in a row, YLC provided 28 hours…

Jonathan Cain to perform at the Historic Ryman Auditorium to raise awareness and funds for children with special needs

Jonathan Cain, of the band Journey, along with Dana Glover and The Bass Brothers, will perform on the stage of the Mother Church for the 20th Annual Hats off to High Hopes on January 29, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. to raise awareness and funds for High Hopes Development Center, which serves children with special needs…