Nashville Alliance for Financial Independence


The Nashville Alliance for Financial Independence (NAFI) is a network of public, private and non-profit organizations and community members that work collaboratively to develop and implement an effective system within Nashville with a goal of promoting financial health for vulnerable individuals and families.
NAFI Network Goals:
  • Develop an effective Network of partners to streamline processes related to the economic mobility of our community.
  • Increase professionalization of the field of financial literacy by providing ongoing professional development to non-profits, churches, government and employers to increase financial stability of our community.
  • Provide the Network with relevant research and evidence based practices to build capacity within the non-profit and financial community in Nashville.
  • Increase public awareness of and participation in financial stability resources and services such as mainstream financial institutions, financial education workshops/counseling and available asset building programs. 


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Success Stories

Faces of Success: Steve Norris Faces of Success: Steve Norris As a full-time volunteer for 4:13 Strong, Steve Norris is passionate about helping young men in Nashville who have recently been incarcerated. Read Steve's story and learn how 4:13 Strong is impacting Nashville in a major way. Read More
Faces of Success: Patricia Carson Faces of Success: Patricia Carson After visiting a VITA Free Tax Prep site to have to have her taxes prepared, Patricia Carson was so grateful that she decided to become a volunteer for the program. Read Patricia’s story and learn how she has benefited from being both a client and volunteer. Read More
Faces of Success: Vickie Harmon Faces of Success: Vickie Harmon Vickie Harmon loves the awesome feeling she gets knowing that the people she is helping through the VITA Free Tax Prep program are her actual neighbors. Read her story and find out how you can help others around you just like Vickie. Read More
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