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GivingMatters.com to relaunch with new features

Do you use GivingMatters.com as a resource to help aid in your charitable giving decisions? This powerful tool was created to inform, empower and enrich charitable giving in Middle Tennessee – benefiting donors, nonprofits and the community-at-large. In an effort to enhance user experience and provide more meaningful content, GivingMatters.com is in the process of refreshing its functionality and visual appeal. GivingMatters.com 4.0 will be available later this month, so keep your eyes peeled for more information soon.

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Mayor Karl Dean to be honored by CFMT

He’s IT. He’s the IT mayor for the IT city.

He’s also the 2014 Joe Kraft Humanitarian Award Recipient. The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee will honor Mayor Karl Dean on Thursday, November 13 at the Music City Center in Downtown Nashville. The award is given annually to individuals who, like Joe, have made life better for others through hard work, bold dedication to service and strong faith in the human spirit.

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Charitable giving becomes convenient and cost effective again

Whether streamlining your annual charitable giving process or helping employees struck by disaster, The Community Foundation can facilitate a broad range of charitable goals to create a corporate philanthropy program. Our Corporate Charitable Fund program can cut costs and increase the scope and effectiveness of your giving. We’ll tailor a solution that works for you.

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Share the joy of giving in a simple card

The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee’s Giving Card program offers you the opportunity to give a meaningful, unique gift to commemorate memorable life occasions, holidays and more. Like any retail gift card, Giving Cards are purchased and loaded with a value by the buyer and then given for any occasion — as a gift that pays it forward. The person receiving the Giving Card redeems it online to benefit most qualified public charities throughout the U.S.

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Middle Tennessee

  • Population: 2.58 M
  • Counties: 40
  • Nonprofits: 1,247 in GivingMatters.com
  • Dollars Given: CFMT cumulative grants $600 M