General Grant Recipients 2017

January 1 through December 31, 2017. Most recent grants are listed first.

Conexion Americas

$25,000

For safety and security improvements to an adjacent parking lot used primarily for staff. Paid 12/28/17.

Sexual Assault Center

$2,000

Support for community education efforts on behalf of rape survivors. Paid 11/9/17.

Center for Nonprofit Management

$25,000

Support for the 2018 Innovation Catalyst, a program to help nonprofits develop mission-driven initiatives that are financially sustainable. Paid 10/31/17.

National Center for Family Philanthropy

$2,000

To help capitalize and sustain future programs in recognition of the center's 20th anniversary. Paid 10/19/17.

Fannie Battle Day Home

$10,000

General support through the Ansley Fund. Paid 10/12/17.

Nashville Tools for Schools

$9,000

To help build out space donated to the organization by Metro Schools. Paid 10/12/17.

Supreme Court of Tennessee

$5,000

Support through the Ansley Fund for the SCALES program educating children about the Tennessee justice system. Paid 9/21/17.

The HCA Hope Fund

$500,000

For HCA employee relief efforts in the aftermath of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma. Paid 9/14/17.

Tennessee Immigrant and Refugee Rights Coalition

$25,000

Support for efforts to support the Latino community. Paid 8/2/17.

Tennessee Justice Center

$20,000

To support adjustments and testing of the agency's AskJane TennCare screening software. Paid 6/8/17.

Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee

$20,000

Support for GivingMatters in 2017. Paid 5/18/17.

Siloam Family Health Center

$5,500

To purchase DonorSearch, a wealth prospecting software aimed at attracting new donations to make up for revenue lost following government actions to reduce the number of immigrants. Paid 5/18/17.

Thistle Farms

$95,000

For specialized equipment to manufacture and package products in the new warehouse facility. Paid 4/20/17.

Center for Nonprofit Management

$150,000

To establish a Collective Impact Resource Center within CNM to assist agencies in creating and sustaining collaborative projects. Paid 4/20/17.

Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee

$5,000

To establish a "Growing the Circle" fund to encourage high-level philanthropy in the Nashville area among individuals and corporations. Paid 4/6/17.

Justice for Our Neighbors

$25,000

For immigrant services following the recent executive orders that have created an additional operational burden. Paid 3/30/17.

Siloam Family Health Center

$25,000

For refugee services following recent executive orders that have created an additional operational burden. Paid 3/30/17.

Nashville International Center for Empowerment

$25,000

For refugee services following recent executive orders that have created an additional operational burden. Paid 3/30/17.

Nations Ministry

$25,000

For refugee services following recent executive orders that have created an additional operational burden. Paid 3/30/17.

Conexion Americas

$25,000

For immigrant services following recent executive orders that have created an additional operational burden. Paid 3/30/17.

Catholic Charities of Tennessee

$25,000

For immigrant and refugee services following recent executive orders that have created an additional operational burden. Paid 3/30/17.

Tennessee Immigrant and Refugee Rights Coalition

$25,000

For immigrant and refugee services following recent executive orders that have created an additional operational burden. Paid 3/29/17.

Nashville Film Festival

$10,000

To purchase VR equipment, a computer for programming staff, iMacs for projection and a shared hard drive. Paid 3/16/17.

Land Trust for Tennessee, Inc.

$225,000

To relocate the administrative offices from Cummins Station to the Glen Leven historic farm. Paid 3/7/17.

Nashville Public Television Council

$25,000

General support to upgrade technology in order to add a third broadcast channel. Paid 2/23/17.

Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee

$23,080

For training and communications assistance for Middle Tennessee nonprofits participating in the 2017 Big Payback fundraising marathon on May 3. Paid 1/31/17.

Center for Nonprofit Management

$150,000

General support of $110,000, MatchGrant funding of $25,000, and administrative support totaling $15,000 for the annual Awards of Achievement. Paid 1/18/17.

Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee, Opportunity NOW Fund

$100,00

Technology support for Mayor Barry’s youth workforce development effort. Paid 1/18/17.

Community Resource Center

$35,000

General support for 2017. Paid 1/18/17.

Frist Center for the Visual Arts, Inc.

$5,105,000

General operating support and support for the transition to a new organizational structure. Paid 1/18/17.

Hands On Nashville

$150,000

General operating support for 2017 and support for transition to new organizational structure. Paid 1/18/17.

Leadership Nashville Foundation

$10,000

General support for 2017. Paid 1/18/17.

National Center for Family Philanthropy

$2,000

General support for national resource on family foundations. Paid 1/18/17.

Philanthropy Roundtable

$5,000

General support for national efforts to strengthen philanthropy. Paid 1/18/17.

Southeastern Council on Foundation

$9,600

General support for 2017. Paid 1/18/17.

St. Luke’s Community House

$105,000

To acquire various software for accounting customer relations and fundraising. Paid 1/18/17.

United Way of Metropolitan Nashville

$50,000

Support for the 2016 United Way campaign with $25,000 coming from the Ansley Fund and $25,000 from the Frist Foundation. Paid 1/18/17.

Young Leaders Council

$10,000

Support for the 2017 program to train young professionals for service on nonprofit boards. Paid 1/18/17.

Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee

$5,000

General support for Nashville’s Agenda for 2017. Paid 1/12/17.

Fannie Battle Day Home

$10,000

General operating support from the Ansley Fund. Paid 1/11/17.

Needlink Nashville

$50,000

General support for fiscal year 2017-2018. Paid 1/11/17.

Tennessee State Museum Foundation

$2,500

General support for 2017. Paid 1/11/17.

Nashville Public Radio

$25,000

General support for 2017. Paid 1/9/17.

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