>My hometown of Nashville, TN recently experienced a horrible flood..and unfortunately, didn’t really receive much press due to other big headlines. But Nashville is strong. They have worked together to set up funds for flood victims and those who didn’t have damage went to help their neighbors who did. The damage to the Middle Tennessee community is beyond fathomable. Houses were literally swept away, landmarks were hit, and the roads will take lots of man hours to repair. You can see a brief slideshow on the Tennessean website.
Tons of merchandise was created to raise money for relief, with 100% of the proceeds going to the cause. A group of local (Nashville) artists and designers got together and created t-shirts to show support. Here are a few of my favorite:
|Go to http://www.jarsofclay.com to download and donate.|
And the most recent news, the country music community is joining forces to do a benefit concert in June called “Nashville Rising: A Benefit Concert for Flood Recovery.” You can read more here.