grant funders

The following organizations support the programs and initiatives of United Way through generous grant funding and institutional gifts. These dollars allow United Way to lead important efforts that are improving lives throughout the community.

Annie E. Casey Foundation
The Ansley Fund of the Frist Foundation
Cities for Financial Empowerment
The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee
Dollar General Literacy Foundation
Franklin Synergy
The Frist Foundation
Google Fiber
Governor’s Books from Birth Foundation
Internal Revenue Service
Maximus Foundation
Metro Government of Nashville & Davidson County
The Memorial Foundation
Charles Stewart Mott Foundation
MTEMC Sharing Change
Nashville Predators Foundation
PiK Foundation
Republic Bank
Scarlett Family Foundation
Siemer Institute
Tennessee Afterschool Network
Tennessee Department of Health
Tennessee Department of Human Services
Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development
Trauger & Tuke Family Foundation
United Way Worldwide
Volunteer Tennessee


These are the hand raisers, game changers, problem solvers and moment makers.
These are the faces of our community.

Looking to Volunteer in the Community?

United Way of Greater Nashville, through a partnership with Hands On Nashville, offers hundreds of opportunities each month for anyone looking to get involved. 

United Way partners with more than 100 agencies to make this all possible.

Learn more about our Partner Agencies on the ground.

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we're seeing results

$19.8 Million

In tax refunds were returned


People got higher-earning jobs

$2 Million

In debt reduced for clients


Individuals improved their finances

Postponed until 2021