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City of Clarksville partners with Flourishing Families on Home

 

Collaboration provides needed transitional housing resource

City of Clarksville - Clarksville, TNClarksville, TN – The City of Clarksville and Flourishing Families have added another link in Clarksville’s chain of social services that helps people in need.

Flourishing Families opened the doors Wednesday to a new transitional home to a family of five. The small but well-kept home at 451 Martin Street. was donated to the non-profit organization by the City of Clarksville.

Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan greets the Lee family, Chasity, Vincent, Za’Den, Kay’Lisa and La’Miyah as they prepare to move into a new home provided by Flourishing Families, a Clarksville social service agency.

Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan greets the Lee family, Chasity, Vincent, Za’Den, Kay’Lisa and La’Miyah as they prepare to move into a new home provided by Flourishing Families, a Clarksville social service agency.

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Flourishing Families to hold 3rd Annual “Christmas in Clarksville” December 21st

 

Providing hot meals and gifts to low-income families with children.

Flourishing FamiliesClarksville, TN – Flourishing Families will host its 3rd Annual “Christmas in Clarksville” event on Wednesday, December 21st, from 10:00am to 12:00pm. Free and open to the public, it will take place in the Foy Fitness Center of Austin Peay State University.
 
The purpose of the event is to provide Christmas gifts and hot meals to low income families with children.

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Flourishing Families kicks off campaign to ignite change

 

Flourishing FamiliesClarksville, TN – This Campaign builds upon the upward trajectory of Flourishing Families decreasing the homelessness and unemployment in the Clarksville Community.

Flourishing Families is under the leadership of Breona Carter, now in her third year as Flourishing Families’ President. During her tenure, Carter launched a bold new strategic plan and shelter master plan, increased its commitment to financial assistance, established a new core curriculum, made programmatic changes across the Second Chance Program, and increased its focus on decreasing the homeless rate in the community. «Read the rest of this article»

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Flourishing Families to host Family Fun Day in Clarksville Saturday, May 17th

 

Flourishing FamiliesClarksville, TN – On Saturday, May 17th, Flourishing Families will be holding a Family Fun Day from 10:00am until 4:00pm across the street from the Great Escape Theater.

There will be fun and positive activities, rides, entertainment, vendors, food and more.

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Flourishing Families presents The Food Court

 

Flourishing FamiliesClarksville, TN – Are you interested in competitive basketball? Are you the best cook in Clarksville? Flourishing Families is hosting a competitive event that will also help the homeless. This is a two part event.
       
The first part is a “cook off” event for the best recipe. There will be many categories. The booth fee is $25.00. You will be given a table. «Read the rest of this article»

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