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Best Buddies Tennessee

‘The mission of Best Buddies to establish a global volunteer movement that creates opportunities for one-to-one friendships, integrated employment and leadership development for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.’

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Join them August 22nd for their 6th annual Best Buddies 5K in beautiful Franklin, TN.

Produced by Guy Fell & Dan Buckley for Lightning 100

Nashville by Nicole airs on WRLT 100.1FM Lightning 100 Saturday Mornings at 7am

 

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Y.E.A.H! – Youth Empowerment through Arts & Humanities, Inc.

Youth Empowerment through Arts & Humanities, Inc. (YEAH!) builds a creative connected community by providing experiences in the arts for young people. YEAH! believes that artistic education, collaboration, expression, and performance empower youth to become creative, productive and confident members of our community.’

Produced by Guy Fell & Dan Buckley for Lightning 100

Nashville by Nicole airs on WRLT 100.1FM Lightning 100 Saturday Mornings at 7am

 

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East C.A.N.

Community volunteers working together serving 3 zip codes on the East side. East C.A.N. seeks to educate the public on issues of animal welfare and responsible pet ownership. Check out their website for helpful resources and to see available pets for foster and or adoption.

Produced by Guy Fell & Dan Buckley for Lightning 100

Nashville by Nicole airs on WRLT 100.1FM Lightning 100 Saturday Mornings at 7am

 

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ThriftSmart

 ‘ThriftSmart gives 100% of their profits to benefit four locally-based charities that are impacting lives both locally and globally – Mercy Community HealthcareAfrican LeadershipNew Hope Academy and The Belize Project. ThriftSmart’s Nashville store also hosts ESL and sewing classes for refugees and immigrants.’

ThriftSmart Celebrates 10 Years!

Throughout the month, ThriftSmart stores are offering special sales on Wednesdays and Saturdays, culminating with a store-wide 50% off sale with giveaways on Saturday, July 25th.

Produced by Guy Fell & Dan Buckley for Lightning 100

Nashville by Nicole airs on WRLT 100.1FM Lightning 100 Saturday Mornings at 7am

 

::THRIFTSMART LOCATIONS AND HOURS::
4890 Nolensville Pike

Nashville, TN 37211

9am-9pm Monday – Saturday, 12-6pm Sunday

454 Downs Boulevard

Franklin, TN 37064

9am-8pm Monday – Saturday, 12pm-6pm Sunday

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Rocketown

More than a venue!
Rocketown has three stages, a cafe, a recording studio, photography, art & dance studios & an indoor skatepark. …whew!
Something is going on every day/night with after school programs and summer camps for youth they keep busy and need volunteers and interns to run special programs and set up and tear down for the various shows in their huge downtown space.
Produced by Guy Fell & Dan Buckley for Lightning 100

Nashville by Nicole airs on WRLT 100.1FM Lightning 100 Saturday Mornings at 7am

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East Nashville Hope Exchange

 ‘Headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee, East Nashville Hope Exchange began as a community outreach program of St. Ann’s Episcopal Church. In 2010, it became an independent 501(c)(3) organization.’

Their mission is to strengthen the literacy of at-risk children in East Nashville.

‘ENHE provides a supportive, structured and safe environment where children can learn and have fun. They work with children from schools in the Stratford and Maplewood clusters.’

Produced by Guy Fell & Dan Buckley for Lightning 100

Nashville by Nicole airs on WRLT 100.1FM Lightning 100 Saturday Mornings at 7am

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Nashville Hiking Meetup

In this interview my guest is Kelly Stewart, the director of Nashville Hiking Meetup, a group of hikers and eco-volunteers dedicated to good health, conservation education, and introducing the community to outdoor spaces. Listen to the interview and check out Nashville Hiking Meetup at:

www.nashvillehiking.com – Membership is free!

Produced by Guy Fell & Dan Buckley for Lightning 100

Nashville by Nicole airs on WRLT 100.1FM Lightning 100 Saturday Mornings at 7am