Give the Gift of Giving Back 2023

Making a Difference Through Local Charities

northside neighborhood house

Northside Neighborhood House

The Impact You’ll Make: When you support the Northside Neighborhood House (NNH), you are making an impact that will last a lifetime. For nearly 100 years, NNH has been providing a hand up through education and assistance. Your donations are crucial for our neighbors north of the river. With increased dollars spent, contributions are needed to keep neighbors housed and utilities on. Donors can also empower and support students and families in the CommUNITY School program at 10 Hamilton County schools. Learn more at

How to Donate: Mail: P.O. Box 4086, Chattanooga, TN 37405

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signal centers

Signal Centers

The Impact You’ll Make:
Donors who share their generosity with Signal Centers see results: from innovative technologies and positive data trends for healthy children to improved quality of life for adults. Our mission is to strengthen children, adults, and families through services focusing on disabilities, early childhood education, and self-sufficiency. The Hart Gallery program supports artists who are experiencing homelessness or have a disability by providing art therapy and a marketplace for their art. Learn more at | 423.698.8528

How to Donate: Mail: Signal Centers, 109 North Germantown Road, Chattanooga, TN 37411
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erlanger foundation

Erlanger Foundation

The Impact You’ll Make: A corporate sponsorship of Erlanger Foundation’s signature gala, the Believe Bash, allows the foundation to pursue enhancements in care through funding for capital improvements in facilities, the purchase of cutting-edge equipment and technology, and support for programs that benefit all patients. Examples of such impact include projects like the new Pediatric MRI and Outpatient Procedure Center, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit renovation, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit incubators, and two Pediatric Critical Care Transport Vehicles. Learn more at

How to Donate: Online:

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orange grove center

Orange Grove Center

The Impact You’ll Make: Financial gifts to Orange Grove guarantee the success of their mission to recognize, support, and celebrate the qualities of the individual. Orange Grove’s goal is to maximize the opportunities each individual has to participate fully in every aspect of our community. Serving 1,000 people in Tennessee and North Georgia, Orange Grove’s person-centered programs are holistic in their approach to helping people with intellectual or developmental disabilities (IDD) build the lives they want to live. As a community, everyone’s lives are enriched by investing in the success of others. Learn more at | 423.629.1451

How to Donate:  Mail: 615 Derby
Street, Chattanooga, TN 37404

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amani ya juu

Amani ya Juu

The Impact You’ll Make: While Amani’s operations are funded by product sales, the gifts of donors support many of the Amani programs: the emergency fund for women in crisis, sewing training programs for new stitchers, camps and school sponsorships for the Amani women’s children, and subsidized sewing machines so women can work from home. Learn more at

How to Donate: Online: | Mail: P.O. Box 3605, Chattanooga, TN 37404

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nurture the next

Nurture the Next

The Impact You’ll Make: When Tennessee families and children do better, our whole state does better. Your donation to Nurture the Next this holiday season will be invested in helping vulnerable families build safe, stable, and nurturing environments. Your gift helps us offer our crucial programs as well as necessary items like diapers, wipes, and anything a family needs to start their baby’s life on the right foot. Make a monetary donation, give monthly, volunteer, or Adopt-A-Family to spread the joy of giving during the holidays. Learn more at

How to Donate: Online:

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The Impact You’ll Make: One in 75 women is affected by ovarian cancer – now the fifth most common cause of cancer-related death among women in the United States. The Karen Collins “Un-Teal” There Is a Cure fund was established in 2012 to promote ovarian cancer awareness and raise money for life-saving research. All donations made to “Un-Teal” go directly to ovarian cancer research projects. Learn more at

How to Donate: Online:

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Chattanooga Area Food Bank

The Impact You’ll Make: Food is a powerful thing. It has the power to change lives, to provide hope. With your help, we can provide these powerful meals for families, individuals, and seniors facing hunger in our communities this holiday season. We work with our vast partner network to deliver groceries right where they’re needed most, directly into communities across Southeast Tennessee and Northwest Georgia. For every $1, we can provide up to three meals for our neighbors. Learn more at

How to Donate: Online: | Mail: 2009 Curtain Pole Rd., Chattanooga, TN 37406

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hosanna community

Hosanna Community

The Impact You’ll Make: Hosanna Community is a nonprofit entity that relies heavily on donations from private individuals, churches, civic clubs, and businesses, as well as support from the Chattanooga Housing Authority. Donations help lessen the rent burden on our residents and help us continue to provide independent living for adults with disabilities and other challenges. If we didn’t have generous supporters, we could not continue to provide services to the 20 residents who call Hosanna Community “home.”

Learn more at

How to Donate: Mail: P.O. Box 958, Hixson, TN 37343 | Online:

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ronald mcdonald house of chattanooga

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Chattanooga

The Impact You’ll Make: Donations to Ronald McDonald House Charities® of Greater Chattanooga (RMHC) go to funding programs that work to keep families near their sick children, which they have done since 1990. Thanks to its generous donors, RMHC was able to help 349 families through its programs – including the Ronald McDonald House®, Ronald McDonald Family Room®, and the RMHC® Scholarship Program – in 2022. Learn more at

How to Donate: Online:

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