Nashville SC launch community fund

Nashville SC announced Wednesday the launch of their new charitable fund, designed to increase the club’s outreach in the local community. From the press release:

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (March 30, 2022) – In a continued effort to support Nashville communities, Nashville Soccer Club announced today the launch of the Nashville SC Community Fund, a charitable fund that will support local nonprofits, community organizations and projects in the Nashville area.   

Housed at The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee, the Nashville SC Community Fund will prioritize the support of organizations in Nashville with programs and initiatives in alignment with three impact areas: Youth Engagement, Health & Well-Being, and Diversity, Equity and Inclusion.   

“We are proud to launch the Nashville SC Community Fund which will enable us to make a deeper impact by investing in the work of our dedicated community organizations,” said Brandon Hill, Nashville SC’s Head of Community Engagement. “We designed the fund with input from our community partners and believe our impact areas reflect the values and goals of the city. We look forward to bringing new and exciting efforts to engage youth, promote diversity, inclusion and equity, and improve the community’s health and well-being to life through this fund.”   

The fund is set up with a commitment to build it through fundraising organized by the club and external donations from club partners, supporters and fans and will begin accepting proposals for funding in 2022. 

The club also launched a web page dedicated to the Nashville SC Community Fund that features Nashville SC’s nonprofit partners and allows fans to contribute to the Nashville SC Community Fund. Learn more about the Nashville SC Community Fund and other community efforts at www.nashvillesc.com/community.  

Author: Ben Wrightis the Director of Soccer Content and a Senior MLS Contributor for Broadway Sports covering Nashville SC and the US National Team. Previously Ben was the editor and a founder of Speedway Soccer, where he has covered Nashville SC and their time in USL before journeying to Major League Soccer since 2018. Raised in Louisville, KY Ben grew up playing before a knee injury ended his competitive career. When he is not talking soccer he is probably producing music, drinking coffee or hanging out with his wife and kids.

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