2018 Agency Tours

2018 Agency Tours

Join United Way of Metropolitan Nashville to see firsthand the partnership work that is improving conditions and changing lives in our community.

August 21, 2018     12:30pm – 3:30pm

Tours on this date will be of Siloam Health and The New Beginnings Center. The tours will begin at Siloam Health. Transportation between the agencies and lunch will be provided. 

Siloam Health serves those in need through health care. Siloam preferentially directs its efforts to those who often have no alternative for health care. United Way provides funding to Siloam Health for primary care services, primarily to refugee and immigrant populations.

The New Beginnings Center works to improve Tennessee health statistics with a targeted focus on women’s health needs. By providing access to wellness programs, strength training, physical & nutritional education, and personal coaching, New Beginnings gives qualified low-income women the tangible skills, training and empowerment needed to assist them in improving their health, futures, capabilities and quality of life. United Way provides funding to The New Beginnings Center for one-on-one physical activity coaching targeted at low-income women.

 

 

September 18, 2018     12:30pm – 3:30pm

Tours on this date will be of Pathway Lending and the McGruder Family Resource Center. The tours will begin at the United Way office. Transportation to the agencies and lunch will be provided. 

Pathway Lending provides lending solutions and educational services to support the development, growth, and preservation of underserved and minority-owned small businesses, including affordable housing and sustainable communities. United Way provides funding to Pathway Lending for small business development and training. Pathway Lending provides this service at multiple locations throughout Davidson County, including the McGruder Family Resource Center.  

The McGruder Family Resource Center is one of United Way’s 18 Family Resource Centers and provides services to the surrounding community including case management, financial counseling, career coaching, free tax prep, student mentoring, and computer classes.