Thanks to its generous supporters and volunteers, The Women’s Fund has made grants of more than $1.6 million to 132 unique nonprofit organizations supporting women and girls throughout Middle Tennessee.


The following 40 Grantees received a total $185,600 in our 2018-19 discretionary grant cycle.

ORGANIZATIONDESCRIPTION OF GRANT
A Step Ahead Foundation of Middle TennesseeTo provide free long-acting reversible contraception to 88 mothers under 25 years of age by partnering with local health clinics.
Advocates for Women's and Kids' Equality (AWAKE) Inc.To expand an educational opportunity for young women across middle Tennessee that focuses upon healthy relationships and finances.
Amelia's ClosetTo provide a mobile outreach service, in addition to the storefront operation, that will assist women with transportation barriers.
Center of HopeTo provide therapeutic counseling to victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, stalking & human trafficking.
Community Homeless Outreach & Support/The Brooks HouseTo provide preventive and corrective physical/dental/vision exams/medications for residents as intake processing and follow-up treatment in preparation for workforce entry.
Domestic Violence Program, Inc.To provide a Mobile Sexual Assault Nurses Exam (SANE) program to improve sexual assault services in the community and provide 50 exams.
End Slavery TennesseeTo provide intensive and full spectrum aftercare services for 200 human trafficking survivors.
Epic Girl, Inc.To use screening and case management to recruit, retain and link 200 girls in detention to EPIC Girl's programs.
Faith Family Medical CenterTo provide 68 comprehensive, quality, primary health care visits to women in Davidson County who are uninsured or underinsured.
Families in Crisis, Inc.To provide services to survivors of domestic/sexual violence by providing them with resources to become safe, independent, healthy and self-sufficient.
Girl Scouts of Middle Tennessee, IncTo support Troop 6000, which provides traditional Girl Scout Troop experiences in several locations to homeless girls in Davidson County.
Girls on the Run of Middle TennesseeTo provide 113 girls from low-income families the opportunity to participate in a life changing research-based character development program.
Haven of HopeTo provide enhanced domestic and sexual violence victim services in undeserved rural counties through case management, counseling, and housing assistance.
Healing Housing, Inc.To provide a safe home and supportive services for 14 underprivileged women in recovery from drug and alcohol addiction.
Hope Clinic for WomenTo provide well-women, STD testing/Pap exams for 40 low-income, underserved women who would otherwise not have access to care.
Matthew Walker Health CenterTo provide screening mammograms for uninsured women in Clarksville and Smyrna.
Middle Tennessee Fund for Women and GirlsTo provide salary negotiation training to working women from Middle Tennessee at sites located in Rutherford County and Davidson County.
Miriam's PromiseTo provide assistance for basic needs for low-income moms during crisis pregnancies, while providing pregnancy counseling free of charge.
Nashville Diaper ConnectionThe "No Child Wet Behind" program provides baby diapers to those that otherwise might not have them.
NeedLink NashvilleTo help 30 low-income women who are pregnant or have newborn babies under 6-months avoid homelessness and/or utility disconnection.
Nurses for Newborns of TennesseeTo prevent infant mortality, child abuse and neglect through home visitation by registered nurses.
Pathway Lending (Southeast Community Capital Corporation)To provide small business skills through classes, counseling and mentorships that build financial empowerment for 250+ disadvantaged women and their families.
Play Like a Girl!To provide access to STEM education in a sports context for 150 rising ninth grade girls from low-income households.
Rejoice School of BalletTo empower young girls by training, nurturing and celebrating dancers from diverse racial, socioeconomic, cultural and developmental backgrounds.
Renewal House, Inc.To provide trauma-informed, gender-specific intensive outpatient addiction treatment for 70 low-income women, including specialized programming for pregnant and postpartum mothers.
Rest Stop Ministries, Inc.To provide long-term residential restorative care to adult female survivors of sex trafficking in a trauma-informed community of holistic healing support.
Saint Thomas Health FoundationTo bring life-saving screening mammography to 72 uninsured/underserved women in Bedford, Coffee, and Warren Counties through a mobile mammography outreach.
Sexual Assault CenterTo provide therapy and support for 24 low-income girls under 18 years old, affected by sexual assault/abuse.
Starlings NashvilleTo provide a program that will encourage leadership skills for underserved girls ages 5-18.
The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee Early Childhood EducationTo provide four one-year scholarships to four children ages 6-weeks to 4 years for safe quality early childhood education.
The F.I.N.D. DesignTo provide programming for 75 Antioch girls that focus on healing and restoring relationships with one’s self, community and police.
The Hope Station, Inc.To provide rental and utility assistance to single working mothers with minor children in Davidson and Rutherford Counties.
The Mary Parrish CenterTo help defray the costs of healthcare, legal costs, food, and other essential emergency needs for our residents.
The New Beginnings CenterTo provide 130 low-income women with 9,360 hours of wellness coaching that improves physical fitness, health and quality of life.
The Next DoorTo provide addiction treatment services for all adult women.
Thistle Farms, Inc.To provide housing, healthcare, and job training to 29 women survivors of trafficking, prostitution, and addiction.
Wings of CourageTo provide escape bags for all victims of domestic violence in Nashville/ Middle Tennessee.
Women Are SafeTo improve the safety of children and adults who receive services at our Domestic Violence Outreach Office.
You Have the Power... Know How to Use It, Inc.To support existing prevention programs on child sexual abuse, bullying, acquaintance rape, domestic violence, human sex trafficking, and elder abuse.
YWCA Nashville & Middle TennesseeTo provide safety, housing, and case management to promote healing and self-sufficiency in 500 victims of domestic violence.