Mission: To provide assistance on a short term basis to families or individuals in the portland, tn, northern sumner county, and surrounding areas.
Programs: To provide assistance on a short term basis to families or individuals in portland, cottontown, westmoreland & beth page communities. Primarily focus on providing food, utility and housing assistance for families or individuals in need. During the current year programs included help for those seeking a ged and to provide financial counseling, as well as food and shelter. 2,276 individuals and 794 families were served during 2014-2015 fiscal year. 132 of the 794 families served were new to the programs offered.