NASHVILLE, Tenn. --The Tennessee Titans Foundation has partnered with Pinnacle Financial Partners and CapitalMark Bank & Trust in making a donation to the Chattanooga Heroes Fund. The fund will provide financial support to help the families of those who were killed or wounded in the tragic shootings on July 16 in Chattanooga.
"The Chattanooga Heroes Fund can play a significant role in aiding the healing process for those affected so deeply by this senseless tragedy," said Titans Co-Chairman of the Board of Directors and Controlling Owner Amy Adams Strunk. "We encourage Titans fans and all citizens of Tennessee to join us in assisting the families of these brave servicemen."
"On behalf of all Pinnacle associates and our partners at CapitalMark, we extend our heartfelt sympathies to the families touched by these terrible circumstances," said Hugh Queener, Pinnacle's chief administrative officer. "I sincerely hope that, in some small way, this donation will help."
The Chattanooga Heroes Fund is administered by the Community Foundation of Greater Chattanooga, the city's oldest community-owned foundation. The goal of the fund is to allow those families impacted by this tragedy to bridge the gap between short-term financial needs and the challenges ahead.
"We sincerely hope that our combined donation can serve as a catalyst for others in the state to do the same." said Kenneth Adams IV, member of the Titans Board of Directors. "Our thoughts are with the servicemen and their families that have been so profoundly impacted, and this fund will provide valuable resources that aid in the healing process."
Those wishing to make a donation to the Chattanooga Heroes Fund can do so through any of the numerous options listed below:
How to support the Chattanooga Heroes Fund
Donations to the Chattanooga Heroes Fund from individuals, companies and organizations are welcome in any amount.
Give By Check
Checks should be made payable to the Community Foundation of Greater Chattanooga with "Chattanooga Heroes Fund" in the memo. Mail checks to:
Community Foundation of Greater Chattanooga
Attn: Chattanooga Heroes Fund
1270 Market Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402
You can support the fund at CFGC.org where there will be an option available on the homepage.
About Community Foundation of Greater Chattanooga:
Community Foundation of Greater Chattanooga is a community-owned foundation dedicated to supporting programs and initiatives seeking to provide solutions for areas of critical need throughout the greater Chattanooga area. Through grant-making to local non-profits, fund management and resource support for community programs and college scholarships for area students, Community Foundation helps individuals, businesses, organizations and private trusts leverage the power of their own philanthropic contributions to help make Chattanooga greater. For more information, visit CFGC.org or contact the Community Foundation of Greater Chattanooga at (423) 265-0586.