Mission Statement

The Contributor creates economic opportunity with dignity by investing in the lives of people experiencing homelessness and poverty

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Greenhouse ministries offers help to Middle Tennessee community with a variety of programs, housing

Greenhouse ministries offers help to Middle Tennessee community with a variety of programs, housing

By: Brinley Hineman

Nonprofits are a dime-a-dozen, but sometimes one is created with a mission that simply cannot be ove ...

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Seven screams to stream on Netflix in October

Seven screams to stream on Netflix in October

By: Joe Nolan

Netflix could make a bigger deal out of their horror programming on Halloween, but the video-streami ...

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Local Sounds: Becca Mancari's 'Good Woman'

Local Sounds: Becca Mancari's 'Good Woman'

By: Tyler Kes

Things are beginning to blow up for Becca Mancari.  The East Nashville-based musician is known to th ...

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Food Insecurity in Nashville

Food Insecurity in Nashville

By: Bailey Basham

Hands on Nashville’s Director of Programs Josef Kaul describes the city as a place where “million do ...

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VENDOR SPOTLIGHT


Vendor Jamie finds her true meaning

Vendor Jamie finds her true meaning

By: Jesse Knott

A Clarksville native, Jamie has spent many years living day-to-day and watching her life "go downhil ...

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Meet Maurice: 'I don't just exist anymore, I'm living'

Meet Maurice: 'I don't just exist anymore, I'm living'

By: Eric Dorman

Maurice describes himself as “a rolling stone.” Originally from Oklahoma City, Okla., he says that h ...

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Vendor faces the difficulties of finding a job, permanent housing while living in a tent

Vendor faces the difficulties of finding a job, permanent housing while living in a tent

By: Amelia Ferrell Knisely

Vendor Geoffrey has two slogans when he sells the paper – one that he says to himself and one that h ...

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Nominated for international writing award, Vicky continues to advocate for homeless in hotels

Nominated for international writing award, Vicky continues to advocate for homeless in hotels

By: Amelia Ferrell Knisely

Contributor vendor Vicky’s writings on homelessness, poverty and family are often featured in the pa ...

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