Big Give Recipients
As of May 2021, giving circle members and friends have donated $98,545 to area charities through 100+ Tri-Cities Women Who Care!
In February 2019, Isaiah 117 was the recipient of $10,225 in donations from our members! Holston Habitat for Humanity and Door of Hope also both received $1,000 from members. (For subsequent events, all donations go to the single nonprofit that receives the most votes.)
In April/May 2020, we held a special Big Give. Due to COVID-19, we suspended our usual rules and members voted via email for a local charity that provides food for those in need. One Acre Cafe was selected and received $10,151 from our members and friends! Second Harvest Food Bank of NE TN and The Salvation Army were the other options.
In August 2020, The Shepherd's Inn (a domestic violence safe house in Carter County, TN) was selected for our virtual 7th Big Give; they received approximately $11,160 from our members! Good Samaritan Ministries and Young Life Upper East Tennessee also presented.
In November 2020, Branch House - Sullivan County Justice Center was the recipient of $10,625 from our members for our 8th Big Give! Alzheimer's Association - TN Chapter and Somebody Loves Me also presented.