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Nashville Rescue Mission

‘In 1954, the Mission opened its doors to provide food, clothing and shelter to homeless men in the Nashville community. In 1968, the Mission expanded to meet the needs of the increasing numbers of homeless women and children in the community. Nashville Rescue Mission is a Christ-centered community dedicated to providing hope for today, tomorrow and eternity to the hungry, homeless and hurting in Middle Tennessee.’

Listen to President and CEO Glenn Cranfield share his story in this weeks episode of Nashville by Nicole.

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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Walk Bike Nashville #TourdeNash

In this interview I speak with Liz Thompson, Executive Director, of Walk/Bike Nashville. Learn more on how they are working to make Nashville a more walkable, bikeable, livable city.

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May is #BikeMonth and their calendar is full of activities, my favorite is Tour De Nash on May 16th

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

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The Next Door

The Next Door, Inc. is a non-profit organization dedicated to serving women in crisis, equipping them for lives of wholeness and hope. With an evidence-based approach to clinical treatment for drug and alcohol addiction, Their mission is to address the physical, mental, and spiritual needs of women in crisis, equipping them for lives of wholeness and hope.

For admission evaluation at The Next Door 1-855-TND-HOPE

:: Please visit their website for more information on the services offered :: http://www.thenextdoor.org/services/

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

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Relay for Life May 2nd #RelaybytheRiver

Free and Fun for the whole family! Join us this Saturday May 2nd for

#RelaybytheRiver at Cumberland Park from 11a-11p

Let’s celebrate people who have battled cancer, remember loved ones lost, and take action to finish the fight once and for all.

http://www.facebook.com/NashvilleRelay

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20. Nash Spring Bash

Nashville by Nicole:

Today at Centennial Park #nashspringbash

Originally posted on 365 Days of Music City:

Today, head on over to Centennial Park for Nash Spring Bash, an awesome festival featuring some of Nashville’s best vendors. There will be a ton of local fashion merchants (see below for list) displaying their goods and offering you the chance to find a style that is truly Nashville. Not only that, but Nashville Food Trucks like The Grilled Cheeserie, Itty Bitty Donuts, Bacon Nation, and more will offer the food for the day. AND, of course, there will be live music performed by The Pressure Kids, Carly moffa, Joel Levi, Lyndsey Crawford, and Forest Fire Gospel Choir. It’s a Nashville event filled with Nashville things that equals the perfect Nashville day. Join the fun.

List of Vendors:

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Blush Boutiques
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Margaret Grace Design
The Well
Top knot vintage
Exile International
m.florita jewelery
L.O.C.A.L
Sweet Sleep
One Man
and more!

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First Steps, Inc.

‘First Steps has a 50-year history of providing individualized education, child development, and therapy to children in the Nashville community, including those who have been turned away from other programs due to the severity of their health issues, medical needs or limited resources.’

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

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Sexual Assault Center Nashville

The mission of the Sexual Assault Center is to provide healing for children, adults, and families affected by sexual assault and to end sexual violence through counseling, education, and advocacy.

www.sacenter.org

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month
Register for the annual Walk in Their Shoes April 18th

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Habitat for Humanity Women Build

 ‘Women Build is a unique partnership of female community leaders, along with companies focused on women as executives and mentors, coming together to sponsor, build, and dedicate a house for a female homeowner. Women Build is focused on the power of networking to help women achieve their goals, including making homeownership a reality for a Habitat partner family each year.’

Join them Sunday March 28th @ Dillards in The Mall at Green Hills for Couture Construction

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Monthly Events: Talk & Tour

Originally posted on The Salvation Army-Nashville:

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If you’re a fan of free lunch, stories that pull on your heartstrings, programs that inspire, and making new friends, then we highly recommend you join us for our Talk & Tour where you can take part in all of these things.

Talk & Tour happens every third Thursday of the month, and in our efforts to raise awareness of the programs of The Salvation Army, we offer a tour of our facilities and a broad overview of our programs.

We have met some great friends through Talk & Tour, and have been privileged to create new relationships and partnerships that have allowed us all to do some great work together for Nashville.

For our donors, this is a great way for you to see just what your money is supporting. You will get to meet and hear from clients who have benefited from our Transitional Housing, our Life Skills Learning…

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