Guitars 4 Gifts, or G4G gives guitars to underprivileged youth through established organizations. To date, we have given away over 50 guitars and a keyboard.
G4G was started in 2012 with giving away guitars to a Christmas basket. Since then, G4G has given guitars away to organizations such as Kids on Stage Summer Academy, W.O. Smith School of Music, The Ronald McDonald House, the Music Therapy Program at Vanderbilt Children’s Hospital, and The Boys and Girls Clubs of Rutherford County. We have given away guitars to youth in China and in Africa.
Friday, November 20, 2015
Country Music Hall of Fame & Museum
Celebrating its 7th incredible year, Cherish the Night with Vince Gill & Friends returns to the beautiful Country Music Hall of Fame & Museum on Friday, November 20 for a night of art and music with Gill’s surprise lineup of guests. Vince has invited such legendary artists and songwriters as Sheryl Crowe, Alison Krauss, Don Schlitz, Rodney Crowell, Dierks Bentley, the Del McCroury Band, Keb’ Mo’, Ashley Monroe, Big Al Anderson, Natalie Hemby, Jenny Gill, and Amy Grant.
A cocktail reception with the backdrop of Nashville’s beautiful skyline includes a silent art auction with gorgeous pieces from artists across the city and state gathered by art chair & gallery owner Ron York.
The prestigious Accepting Differences Among Mankind (ADAM) Award will be presented, followed by an 8:30 p.m. concert in the state-of-the-art CMA Theater.
Attire: Nashville Chic. Valet Parking Provided.
For more information, or to sponsor the event, contact STARS at 615-983-6805 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
6:00 p.m. – Cocktail Reception in the Event Hall
Silent & Art Auction
8:30 p.m. – ADAM Award Presentation in the CMA Theater
8:40 p.m – Concert Begins
The ADAM Award is given annually, in memory of Adam Duke, to the individual who has consistently “gone the extra mile” to promote the importance of Accepting Differences Among Mankind (ADAM). We are honored to present the 2015 ADAM Award to Mayor Karl Dean.
With the generosity of our friends at athenahealth, we have moved into the future! This year, our auction bidding process will all be done online. Visit our online bidding page to register and to start bidding!
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.
‘The mission of Project RESET (Reimagining Education Starts with Everyone at the Table) is to elevate the conversation on education as we approach a vital time in Nashville’s history. Led by the Nashville Public Education Foundation (NPEF) , with the support of Nashville’s Agenda and media assistance from The Tennessean, Project RESET will set the table for a larger, communitywide conversation about improving Nashville’s public schools.
The initiative will offer the opportunity for education, civic, faith, business and parent leaders from across Nashville to discuss how we ensure kids achieve at every step, from cradle to career.’
‘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.
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/