Becoming an Agency Partner

Interested in partnering with United Way of Greater Nashville?

An agency must meet the three initial requirements in order to apply for a designation code with United Way of Greater Nashville. The criteria include:

  1. Must be certified by the IRS as a 501c(3)
  2. Must serve the local and surrounding Nashville community
  3. The majority of services provided must be in the health and human services field

To be considered, an agency must submit all required paperwork found on the checklist below. Upon approval, agencies are required to honor the black-out period; no promotional activities for designations specific to their agency are allowed between the dates of July 1 - October 31. 

Required forms:

  1. Non-partner agency eligibility Checklist
  2. Program Description Form
  3. Patriot Act Compliance

Please fax these completed forms along with additional documentation requested to 615.780.3479.


For a list of Agency Designation Codes, please click here.