Here are the Blogs in the 12 Days of Giving 2016
Friday, 23 December 2016
I would like to share with the community the Brooks House in Lebanon, Tennessee.
Brooks House opened in 2008 as a transitional, non-emergency shelter to help families in need. BH has the capacity to house up to 28 women and children to receive temporary shelter. Some of the services BH provides are:
Educational ...Read More...
Posted on 12/23/2016 2:50 PM by Todd Tressler
Thursday, 22 December 2016
During this season of giving and celebration of the birth of Christ, I encourage everyone to get involved with your local church. Many area churches have many outreaches in the community, many of which are run by volunteers and there is always a need for more people to get involved.
I know of ...Read More...
Posted on 12/22/2016 1:12 PM by Todd Tressler
Wednesday, 21 December 2016
Cerebral Palsy is something I am familiar with as I have a brother with Cerebral Palsy and know first hand the challenges this condition presents. By the Grace of God, my awesome brother's strength, many Blessings and incredible parents, we never had to ask for any assistance. Unfortunately that is ...Read More...
Posted on 12/21/2016 1:14 PM by Todd Tressler
Tuesday, 20 December 2016
Every year about 175,000 cases of cancer will be diagnosed in children around the world and the majority of children will not have access to adequate diagnosis and treatment.
This could easily happen in any one of our own families.
They majority of all funding received by St. Jude is ...Read More...
Posted on 12/20/2016 2:44 PM by Todd Tressler
Monday, 19 December 2016
I learned of 'NICE' when I heard the story of the Founder and President Dr. Gatluak Thach. 'Gat' as he is known by many is a former refugee himself from Sudan in what was known as the Lost Boys.
From their humble beginnings Gat and his team of paid staff and dedicated volunteers NICE offers ...Read More...
Posted on 12/19/2016 3:13 PM by Todd Tressler
Friday, 16 December 2016
One of the most rewarding aspects of the work we do at Tressler and Associates is the opportunity to learn about and work with individuals, businesses and organizations right here in our community.
One that is near and dear to my heart is Empower Me Center. Many know about the incredible day ...Read More...
Posted on 12/16/2016 1:29 PM by Todd Tressler
Thursday, 15 December 2016
I would like to spotlight an organization called Campfire. It is a Christian youth camp to help empower youth with the spiritual tools to overcome some of the many obstacles and challenges that they will encounter in our ever changing World. What started as a dream of Kelley Johnson, founder of Campfire ...Read More...
Posted on 12/15/2016 3:48 PM by Todd Tressler
Wednesday, 14 December 2016
Based in Rutherford County, Read to Succeed provides adult literacy and family literacy programs that address the basic literacy needs of those who struggle with reading. In Tennessee, 1 in 8 adults struggle to read which equals to be about 838,500 Tennesseans. Being a volunteer in this organization ...Read More...
Posted on 12/14/2016 3:41 PM by Todd Tressler
Tuesday, 13 December 2016
"The music and news we listen to can have a huge impact on our day. I am so thankful for "positive and encouraging" options on the radio in the car, at work, and at home. K-Love is one of my favorite radio stations that is listener-supported and is only on the air because of donations from people that ...Read More...
Posted on 12/13/2016 2:28 PM by Todd Tressler
Monday, 12 December 2016
I have chosen to donate to the Feeding Tree at my church, Woodmont Baptist Church. The Feeding Tree is a 30 foot, 20 ton stack of canned food that is made in the shape of and decorated like a Christmas tree. The cans are all donated to the church and are used to feed those in need in the greater Nashville ...Read More...
Posted on 12/12/2016 4:31 PM by Todd Tressler
Friday, 9 December 2016
"Room in the Inn is a generous organization that serves more than 4,000 homeless men and women each year. For example, at this point in the year, they are busy finding places for people to have a warm meal and a place to sleep on cold nights. But beyond providing the necessities for people, they provide ...Read More...
Posted on 12/09/2016 2:59 PM by Erika Piland
Thursday, 8 December 2016
"Dreams and Wishes of Tennessee is a 501 c (3) Wish Granting organization founded in 2013. We grant wishes to kids that have relapsed from cancer and wishes to young adults 18-21 that are newly diagnosed with a life-threatening illness. We've currently granted 20 wishes since inception and have an ...Read More...
Posted on 12/08/2016 3:27 PM by Todd Tressler
Wednesday, 7 December 2016
The holiday countdown has begun and the season of giving is upon us! We will be continuing our annual tradition of giving back with our campaign: 12 Days of Giving 2016!
It has been another wonderful year for the Tressler & Associates team. We feel blessed beyond measure and we are extremely grateful ...Read More...
Posted on 12/07/2016 11:08 AM by Todd Tressler