Join Our Sustainer's Circle!

Empower families, celebrate their successes, and become a "change agent" for children at any level of giving. Give monthly through a credit card or ACH debit... & have a HUGE impact on local families (but not your wallet).

Why we need your help:

  • 68% of our parents are raising families on less than $15,000 annually
  • 76% of our families have 4+ ACEs;  54% have 6+ ACEs
  • ACEs cost the Tennessee Economy over $5.2 billion in 2017
  • we serve dozens of nutrious meals to our families each week, sometimes it's their healthiest that day
  • hundreds of Calm Down Bottles in groups, fairs, and festivals help children learn how to manage emotions
  • we've helped positivley changed the lives of tens of thousands of children and their families since first opening our doors in 1985

Any gifts received prior to June 30th will be doubled thanks to ECON's  generous 1:1 Match up to $50,000! Together we're changing lives, changing families, and changing futures! 

Questions About Donating


$19 / mo. 19 families in Positive Parenting...Plus! a nutritious meal prior to group sessions.

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$50 / mo.

...helps a family heal from conflict, separation, and divorce through our Parent Seminars.

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$100 / mo.

...introduces a family to personalized 1:1 family coaching with Nurturing Families.

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other ways you can help

Discover the everyday creative ways you can make a difference!

Kroger Cares

The Family Center receives a percentage of purchases made at Kroger when you enroll your Kroger Plus Card online: Either sign in and add us... or create an account, then click "Enroll Now," and choose The Family Center, 139 Thompson Lane!

Amazon Smile

Shop through to help children and families!  Search "Select a Charity"  for The Family Center, Nashville, Tennessee and click on us. Every eligible purchase results in a donationthat makes a difference.  Add Amazon Smile to your existing account!

Donate for Charity

Donate a car, boat, or RV to and help The Family Center!  Visit, choose The Family Center, when your vehicle, boat, or RV sells the funds are sent to The Family Center, and we’re notified of your generous donation.