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Tennessee Tornado 2020

The pictures of the tornado damage are just astounding and the reports of the loss of life are deeply saddening. Tennesseans are great at coming together to help our neighbors. If you need help or would like to help others, here are some great resources: How you can help PRAY: Pray for those impacted. GIVE: Donate to provide meals through Second Harvest Food Bank. SERVE:  Check with your church to see how they are helping. Volunteer… … Continue reading

Mid-South Connect: Play Like a Girl

Play Like a Girl, founder and CEO Dr. Kimberly Clay shares about how girls are inspired through sport and active play. What started with one woman in 2004 is now a national movement. Today, they’re leveling the playing field by leveraging the transferable skills girls gain from sport to give them a competitive edge in the classroom and propel young women into competitive, male-dominated careers in STEM. Visit for more information, to register for… … Continue reading

Mid-South Connect: Poverty and the Arts

  Nicole Minyard of Poverty and the Arts (POVA) shares about they provide access to creative resources and an artistic platform to people impacted by homelessness and how it enhances their quality of life. The upcoming Gold Key Gala is an annual fundraising event for the artists in the Artist Collective. Through the exhibition and sale of their artwork, artists earn income, network with community members, and have the opportunity to thrive at this unique, one-of-a-kind annual Nashville… … Continue reading