Education

Our education efforts are helping youth prepare for successful, independent and productive futures through academic, social and emotional development programs.

EDUCATION PARTNERS

The ARC Logo1 - EducationARC Williamson County – Advocacy Program
129 W. Fowlkes St., Ste. 143
Franklin, TN 37064
(615) 790-5815
www.thearcwc.org
United Way supports an advocacy program to improve the quality of life for individuals with intellectual, developmental or other disabilities and their families.

Boy Scouts Logo1 - EducationBoy Scouts of America – Middle Tennessee Council
Williamson County Scouting Program
3414 Hillsboro Pike
PO Box 150409
Nashville, TN 37215
(615) 383-9724
www.mtcbsa.org
United Way support is used for scouting programs that help develop youth’s character, leadership ability, personal fitness and citizenship.

A volunteer reads to children participating in one of United Way's education programs.
A volunteer works with a child participating in one of United Way's education programs.
A child participating in one of United Way's education programs raises his hand.

Boys Girls Club Logo1 - EducationBoys and Girls Club of Middle TN (Franklin and Fairview) – Comprehensive Youth Development
129 W. Fowlkes St., Ste. 1000
Franklin, TN 37064
(615) 794-4800
and
1814 Fairview Blvd.
Fairview, TN 37062
(615) 799-1880
www.bgcmt.org
United Way support funds informal and supplemental education, participatory recreation and group social development for boys and girls ages 7-17.

Community Child Care Center Logo1 - EducationCommunity Child Care Inc.
129 W. Fowlkes St., Ste. 1270
Franklin, TN 37064
(615) 794-8986
www.childcarefranklin.org
United Way support is used for affordable, quality child-care to prepare children for a smooth transition into the educational system and to give parents a chance to achieve self-sufficiency. Eligibility is based on need and family income of parents who are working or in a job-training program.

Fifty Forward Logo1 - EducationFiftyForward – Friends Learning in Pairs (FLIP)
College Grove
8607 Henry Horton Hwy.
P.O. Box 223
College Grove, TN 37046
(615) 368-7278
www.fiftyforward.org

Martin Center
960 Heritage Way
Brentwood, TN 37027
(615) 376-0102
www.themartincentertn.org
United Way supports Friends Learning in Pairs (FLIP), which matches senior volunteer tutors with at-risk children in grades K-4 who need assistance with reading and math.

A volunteer reads to children participating in one of United Way's education programs.
A volunteer reads to children participating in one of United Way's education programs.

Raise Your Hand Logo1 - EducationUnited Way of Williamson County – Raise Your Hand
209 Gothic Ct., Ste. 107
Franklin, TN 37067
(615) 771-2312
www.uwwc.org
Raise Your Hand is a program of United Way of Williamson County, in partnership with Williamson County Schools and Franklin Special School District, that provides volunteer tutors for 1st – 4th grade students performing below the state standard.