$6M pledged for Middle Tennessee tornado response fund

Posted at 1:51 PM, Mar 09, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-09 14:51:10-04

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — Some 18,000 donors have pledged more than $6 million to help Middle Tennesseans recover from last week’s deadly tornadoes.

The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee activated the Middle Tennessee Emergency Response Fund to support the affected communities and the nonprofits who are helping victims address their needs. Click here to donate.

The foundation says as of noon Monday, donors have pledged $6,534,028.47.

Taylor Swift announced via Instagram that she’s donating $1 million. The AFC South – Houston Texans, Indianapolis Colts and Jacksonville Jaguars – just announced that it has also pledged $100,000.


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