b'NAMI Tennessee Agency Endowment NAMIs use of grassroots teachers and presenters means that those with experience as a caregiver or living with a mental health diagnosis share what they have learned with others.The new agency endowment allows those who value the work of NAMI to share in a different way, by leaving a legacy gift of caring and support.The NAMI Tennessee Agency Fund is an endowment fund which has been establishedThe NAMI Tennesseeat the Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee.Endowment funds are set up byAgency Fund Founders Circlenon-profitstoinsurethatthemission,programs,andservicesoftheorganizationGilal and Leslie El-SayadJane and Dick Baxtercontinue over time.This decreases dependence upon grants and government fundingFrank and Ann Zigheimby providing an additional source of income. Because the fund will grow wealth overJack and Kitty Stewarttime and its principal is never spent, The NAMI Tennessee Agency Fund helps us toFor additional information contactwork to improve life for those impacted by mental illness in perpetuity. Jeff Fladen at (603) 785-7110 or The Founders Circle jfladen@namitn.orgWhen establishing the NAMI Tennessee Agency Fund it also established the Founders Circle.While gifts of any amount can be added to the NAMI Tennessee Agency Fund at the Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee, endowment commitments of $5000 or more received in 2018 will be a permanent member of the Founders Circle, with our gratitude for leaving a legacy of caring and support.NAMI Tennessee@NAMI.Tennessee1101 Kermit Drive, Suite 605 Nashville, TN 37217 @NAMI_Tennessee615-361-6608namitn.org namitn.kindful.com/'