Tis the season! The season for leaves to fall, for annual campaigns, for holiday parties, and for toy drives. Just like you, we have a lot going on and are excited to be in the midst of 2013's giving season. Looking for a unique gift? Consider giving the gift of giving this year by purchasing a Giving Card from The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee. More information listed below.

During this month of giving thanks we are thankful for YOU and all you do to make Nashville a better place. We do hope that you and yours enjoy a wonderful Thanksgiving holiday!

Laurel and Jennifer  

Delek seeks 2014 Charity Partners  
Applications Due by December 31, 2013

The Delek Tournement for Hope will be held on September 30th - October 2nd, 2014 at Gaylord Springs Golf Links. This annual tournament is the primary fundraiser for The Delek Fund for Hope, a component fund of The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee. The Delek Fund for Hope makes grants, not only to the selected tournament charity participants, but also to other community charities that have on-going needs throughout the year.


Delek is now accepting applications for 2014 charity participants. All nonprofits with complete and up-to-date profiles are eligible to apply. Applications must be received by December 31, 2013 to be considered. Click HERE to apply. For more information, contact  Reise Kelly at

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Charitable Giving Cards from CFMT

Looking for the perfect holiday gift? Consider the gift of giving this holiday season! Honor a loved one, colleague, or client with a gift card they redeem to support a worthy cause close to their heart. Purchase Giving Cards online or by phone at 615-321-4939.
Nashville Predators Foundation
2014 Grant Cycle Open

The Nashville Predators Foundation 2014 Grant Cycle is open. For more information on grant criteria and the mission of the Foundation, visit
Applications are due December 27, 2013.

Opportunities and Deadlines

December 13 - Susan G. Komen final application deadline

December 27 - Nashville Predators Foundation 2014 Grant Applications Due

December 31 - Delek Tournament for Hope 2014 Charity Participant applications due

Rolling Deadlines:

Ingram Industries Charities 

Frist Foundation 

The Memorial Foundation 


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Jennifer Schwartzenberg
Director, Community Initiatives

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