Nashville tornadoes: How you can help
There are many ways you can help those affected by the overnight storm damage.
Those in need of assistance are encouraged to contact United Way’s information and referral line by dialing 211 or 1-800-318-9335.
- A relief fund has been established by United Way and donations may be made by one of the following methods:
- Text RELIEF2020 to 41444
- Online at http://igfn.Us/f/2oz0/n
- By check to P.O. Box 330056, Murfreesboro, TN 37133 (please write RELIEF2020 on memo line)
- A GoFundMe has been set up by Olympic gymnast and Nashville resident Shawn Johnson to help those affected in the Nashville area:
- You can also donate to the Middle Tennessee Emergency Response fund
- For those wanting to donate items, please visit the Community Resource Center at 218 Omohundro Place or call them at (615) 291-6688. Please note: no clothing will be accepted.
Volunteer for clean-up:
- Those wishing to volunteer within the city limits of Mount Juliet should complete the registration form on the Mt. Juliet tornado clean-up volunteer portal. This will allow the police department to properly organize & disperse volunteers in the impacted area.
- You can also sign up to volunteer through Hands on Nashville.