Begin Anew of Middle Tennessee empowers individuals to overcome obstacles caused by poverty by providing education, mentoring and resources.
Begin Anew operates four locations in the midst of economic and educational needs ( Franklin, Woodbine, Downtown Nashville, and Madison.) Begin Anew provides free child care, evening and morning classes, and a relational volunteer driven model creating a nurturing community for our students. Begin Anew offers 3 educational tracks for adults age 18 and over. *High School Equivalency offers tutoring and/ or classes in five subjects: Reading, Writing, Mathematics , Science , and Social Studies. * English Language Learning provides three levels of instruction: Level 1 focuses on foundational vocabulary and basic grammer. Level 2 builds on vocabulary and grammer with additional verb tenses, introduces adverbs, and teaches longer sentence stuctures. Level 3 prepares a student for workplace vocabulary by learning phrases, sayings, and concepts while developing critical thinking skills. * Computer and Job Skills offers Word, Excell, Windows, Outlook, and PowerPoint along with skills such as building a resume, interview techniques and goal setting. Begin Anew's Vision Statement - Teaching one generation to change the next.
Volunteers are very appreciated at CWJC. The staff is great! Very friendly. If you are looking for a place to really make a difference in real lives of women and children, this is perfect! They always have a need - you will not be wasting your time by coming to help.
CWJC truly serves those who come there for assistance in a holistic way, showing genuine care for entire lifestyles to improve. The staff is friendly and focused on service. God has used my time volunteering here for personal growth and for the benefit of the ladies and children that we serve. I thank the Lord for CWJC and what He is doing in changing the lives of those who come there for help and of those who choose to volunteer.