Breaking The Cycle of Poverty
Together, we can alleviate poverty for our most vulnerable neighbors and provide clear and attainable pathways to brighter futures.
what we’re up against
Greater Nashville is thriving, but many are being left behind. Housing prices are rising rapidly, and wages are not keeping up with growth. One fifth of our neighbors are living in poverty. 30 percent of those are children.
How we can make it better
United Way of Greater Nashville serves Cheatham, Davidson, Dickson, Hickman, Houston, Montgomery, Robertson, Stewart and Williamson counties, and we are actively working to …”
we’re seeing results
SNAP Employment & Training participants obtained an industry credential while working towards employment
Individuals were connected to higher-earning jobs to better make ends meet
In debt reduction achieved by free financial counseling clients
Individuals improved their finances