Nashville International Center For Empowerment's Fundraiser:

NICE 2 GIVE

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THE STORY:

For just a moment, imagine that you are forced to flee your home because of a violent war.  You live in a refugee camp for a time until you are resettled.  You land at the airport in a place called Nashville, which you know very little about except that your new life will start here.  You don’t know where you will be living or what you will be doing.  You are excited yet scared at the same time.  You are relieved to hear someone come up to you and call your name in your language.  It is your friends at Nashville International Center for Empowerment (NICE) who will help you get settled into your new life.

 

In the first seven months of 2012, NICE has served 1,003 clients through our programs such as Adult Education Classes, Youth and Social Impact programs, Job Placement, the Refugee Integration program, Refugee Resettlement, and Refugee Wellness Partners program, all of which provide refugees and immigrants with the tools to succeed and become self-sufficient.

 

While NICE’s programs continue to expand in order to meet the rising community need, there are needs that would benefit from additional support. We are asking for your help meeting the needs of Nashville’s refugees and immigrants through NICE 2 Give, our fundraising campaign.

You can provide:

·        Additional paid English teachers  to meet the overwhelming demand for classes

o   32 dollars will provide clients in the adult education program a 2 hour English class

o   64 dollars will provide clients with a week of 2 hour English classes meeting twice a week

o   256 dollars will provide clients with a month of 2 hour English classes meeting twice a week

·        Support to those with a special needs family member or single-parent refugees

o   Your donation will help put food on the table for Nashville’s most vulnerable refugees

·        Emergency Assistance for a refugee family facing a critical life crisis

o   Your donation will help an uninsured family pay down their medical expenses

We invite you to stop by our office, say hello to us and meet our inspiring clients who are rebuilding their lives in a new country.  We- and our clients- thank you for your support!  

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To This Fundraiser

$8,547

MONEY RAISED
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  • Anonymous

    $100

  • Koang Chol

    $50

  • Chris and Crayton

    $50

  • Rachel, Tim & Christian

    $150

  • Kathy & Harold Shriner

    $100

  • Idah Mathu

    $50

  • Janet Gitau

    $20

  • Lisa Taylor

    $50

  • Anonymous

    $150

  • Alvin & Nancy Juma

    $151

  • Anonymous

    $300

  • John Kuek

    $50

  • Njeri Kigotho

    $20

  • Khin's family

    $100

  • David Lual

    $25

  • Anonymous

    $25

  • Delfine Fox

    $50

  • Isaac Gang

    $100

  • Anonymous

    $25

  • James Deng

    $105

  • Assurance Financial Partners, LLC

    $100

  • Christian P. Henson

    $15

  • Daniel & Olive Muga

    $30

  • Njeri Pacella

    $20

  • Danielle Wakaba

    $20

  • Anonymous

    $50

  • George Igweta

    $40

  • John Cunningham

    $125

  • Anonymous

    $100

  • Sarah

     

  • Gogo & Pops

    $20

  • Anonymous

    $25

  • Tony

    $100

  • Jaramogi Olende

    $50

  • Sue & Larre Hoke

    $800

  • Erly J Thornton Jr

    $100

  • Mellisa & Steven Field

    $100

  • Anonymous

    $500

  • Pah Dah & Peh Aye

    $50

  • Andrea Collins

    $5

  • YARD SALE

    $1,430

  • Tony Boost

    $50

  • Nate Barstow

     

  • Michele

    $5

  • Gatech Ring

    $50

  • Spaghetti Dinner

    $480

  • Anonymous

     

  • M. Lara Hoke

     

  • Gatbel Chamjock

    $50

  • Anonymous

    $50

  • Amy Richardson

     

  • Kristy

    $20

  • Nakume Thach

    $56

  • Omar T.

    $50

  • Ken Ndalo

    $30

  • William

     

  • More Spaghetti

    $315

  • Tenn Cab

    $250

  • Wynn L. Dixon & Cheryl C. Dixon

    $50

  • Anonymous

    $100

  • Amy Richardson

    $100

  • Joyce Koki

    $50

  • Mary Morgan for Angela Harris & TFLI

    $200

  • Nick Ogari

    $30

  • William C Edson & Kathleen D. Edson

    $100

  • Bruce Buchanan

    $300

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The Team: $8,547 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

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Kerry Foley

Amount Raised:

$1,170

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Idah Mathu

Amount Raised:

$966

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Gat Thach

Amount Raised:

$906

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The Bloviators

Amount Raised:

$795

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Cindy Cunni

Amount Raised:

$625

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Rachel Oduka

Amount Raised:

$310

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Andrea Collins

Amount Raised:

$300

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Bruce Buchanan

Bruce Buchanan

DONATION: $300

1 year ago

William C Edson & Kathleen D. Edson

William C Edson & Kathleen D. Edson

DONATION: $100

1 year ago

Nick Ogari

Nick Ogari

DONATION: $30

1 year ago

Mary Morgan for Angela Harris & TFLI

Mary Morgan for Angela Harris & TFLI

DONATION: $200

1 year ago

Joyce Koki

Joyce Koki

DONATION: $50

1 year ago