Predators donate 350K locally

Since 1998, the Predators Foundation has donated over 3 million dollars in grants to area charities. This past Friday, Nashville did it again, donating $350,000 to area charities via 113 grants.

“This record breaking donation is really a testament to the support and loyalty of our fans,” Nashville Predators President and Chief Operating Officer Sean Henry said. “Since the team’s inception, funds for the foundation have been raised through participation in annual off-ice events such as galas, wine tastings and golf tournaments, as well as game night auctions, initiatives and drives. Thanks to the generosity of our fans, youth organizations from across Middle Tennessee benefit from a record grant allocation of $350,000 this season and the $3 million the Nashville Predators Foundation has put back into the community since 1998.”

The programs selected for grants primarily support children and families.

Special kudos to the Predators for continuing to support their community families and illustrate the good in sports! The 113 lucky charities receiving money this year are as follows:

Barefoot Republic Camp
A.B.L.E. Youth, Inc.
Adventure Science Center
Alive Hospice
Almost Home Animal Rescue
ALS Association Tennessee Chapter, The
ARC of Williamson County
Ashley’s Place (Sumner Child Advocacy Center)
ASMT, Inc. (Autism Society of Middle TN)
Assistance League of Nashville
Backfield in Motion, Inc.
Beads of Courage, Inc.
Best Buddies Tennessee
Bethesda Community Mission Inc.
Bethlehem Centers of Nashville
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Middle Tennessee
Book’em
Books from Birth of Middle TN
Boys and Girls Club of Rutherford County
Bridges
Bridges Domestic Violence Center
Brown Center for Autism, The
Camp Marymount
Camp Sycamore Creek
CC Drug Alliance- TAD Center
Center for Family development, The
Centerstone of Tennessee
Child Advocacy Center of Rutherford County, Inc.
Christian Community Services Inc. (CCSI)
City of Life Community Development Corporation
Community Childcare Center
Community Resource Center
Comprehensive Development Classroom at Mt. Juliet High School
Cumberland Heights
Davis House Child Advocacy Center
Daystar Counseling Ministries, Inc.
Disability Law & Advocacy Center of Tennessee
Discovery Center
Discovery Center
Easter Seals Tennessee
Eighteenth Avenue Family Enrichment Center
Faith Family Medical Clinic
Family Foundation Fund, Inc
Fannie Battle Day Home for Children
FiftyForward
Gallatin Shalom Zone
GEAR Foundation, The
Gilda’s Club Nashville
Girls on the Run Nashville
GLOBAL EDUCATION CENTER
GraceWorks Ministries, Inc.
Greater Nashville Area Scholastic Hockey
Hands On Nashville, Inc.
Hands-On Science Center
Harmony Adoptions of Tennessee, Inc.
Hendersonville Inline Hockey Association
High Hopes Inc.
Highland Rim Economic Corporation/Head Start
Holly Street Daycare
Humanities Tennessee
King’s Daughters Day Home, The
LEAD Public Schools
Lighthouse Christian School and Preschool
Make-A-Wish of Middle Tennessee
Martha O’Bryan Center
Matthew Walker Comprehensive Health Center
Mental Health America of Middle Tennessee
Montgomery County Imagination Library
Morning Star Sanctuary, Inc.
Mother to Mother
Nashvegas Rollers
Nashville Area Habitat for Humanity
Nashville Celtics Basketball Association
Nashville Children’s Alliance
Nashville Children’s Theatre
Nashville Inner City Ministry
Nashville Jr. Predators
Nashville Public Library Foundation
Nashville Safe Haven Family Shelter
Nashville Symphony Association
Nashville Youth Hockey League
Nashville Zoo
National Wheelcats, Inc. (Youth Sled Hockey)
New Hope Academy
Nurses for Newborns of Tennessee
Oasis Center
Our Kids, Inc.
Read To Succeed
Refuge Center for Counseling, The
Rejoice Ministries, Inc.
Renewal House, Inc.
Rocketown of Middle Tennessee
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Nashville
Rutherford County Board of Education
Salama Urban Ministries
Sexual Assault Center
Sharing the Vision Inc.
Siloam Family Health Center
South Central Family Center, Inc.
Special Kids
St. Luke’s Community House
Teach For America
Tennessee Lions Charities
Tennessee Trucking Foundation
Tennessee Wildlife Federation
Ultimate Goal Ministries
United Cerebral Palsy of Middle Tennessee, Inc.
VSA Tennessee
W.O. Smith/Nashville Community Music School
You Have the Power
Youth Encouragement Services
Youth Inc.
YWCA of Nashville & Middle Tennessee
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