The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
Open Table Nashville is a non-profit, interfaith community that disrupts cycles of poverty, journeys with the marginalized and provides education about issues of homelessness.
Open Table Nashville is committed to relational outreach with folks who are experiencing homelessness, which means we seek out and accompany the most vulnerable unhoused individuals and families, advocating with them and creatively networking available resources to open up opportunities for housing and other critical services. Values: Compassion: We meet people where they are with non-judgmental compassion. Dignity: We respect the dignity of all people. Integrity: We work with integrity by aligning our values and actions and being transparent and accountable to one another and our community. Community: We strive to create a more welcoming and just community by journeying alongside people who have been forgotten or excluded. Solidarity: We take a stand on the side of people experiencing homelessness and work for justice by fostering personal and systemic transformation.