2017 CCFSA Conference

Plan to attend the 2018 CCFSA National Conference.

It will be in Bowling Green, KY. April 15-18, 2018.

Posts Tagged ‘Agape Nashville’

Dr. Houston Davis and Agape Nashville

Saturday, December 30th, 2017

The following article was copied from the cover page of Agape in Action. It is worth reading! On October 26th, I had the honor of being installed officially as the 11th president in the 110-year history of the University of Central Arkansas. It was one of those significant days in life when you are offered[…..]

Take A Walk Through Time

Tuesday, July 11th, 2017

A permanent exhibit commemorating AGAPE’s 50 years of service was unveiled recently at the agency’s main offices in The Justiss-Kirby Center on Trousdale Drive in Nashville. Funding for the time-line project was made possible by a generous grant from The Ezell Foundation. A formal public presentation ceremony and open house will be planned in the[…..]

Agape Kids Classic Raises $170,000

Wednesday, June 21st, 2017

The 17th Annual AGAPE Kids Classic Golf Tournament took place on Monday, May 22. Eighty golfers from neighboring communities, churches and surrounding states united with AGAPE staff and volunteers for a fun day of golf, fellowship and philanthropy to support our mission to serve children and families through counseling and social services. With more coming[…..]

Agape Nashville – 17th Annual Agape Kids Classic

Friday, May 12th, 2017

17th Annual AGAPE Kids Classic Set for Monday, May 22 On the Monday before Memorial Day, you are cordially invited to join with golfers, friends and supporters to raise much needed funds for the children and families served by AGAPE. The AGAPE Kids Classic is AGAPE’s biggest fundraiser and has raised $2.9 million since 2001.[…..]

Agape Celebrates the Life of Miles Ezell, Jr.

Tuesday, September 27th, 2016

AGAPE celebrates the life of founder Miles Ezell, Jr. 50th Anniversary, Uncategorized l September 16, 2016 ezellvanceshaubjustiss Newly appointed board chair Miles Ezell, Jr. (2nd from left) with vice-chair Will T Vance, newly appointed board member Jane Shaub and Executive Director Howard Justiss, in 1973 AGAPE is celebrating the life this week of longtime supporter[…..]

The Heart of Agape in Nashville

Thursday, July 28th, 2016

Don Thompson: The Heart of AGAPE Uncategorized l June 6, 2016 IMG_1733During the 16th Annual AGAPE Kids Classic our friend, Don Thompson was presented with the Chris Keen Heart of AGAPE Award. He was recognized for his selfless spirit and many years of service to AGAPE, volunteering his unique and greatly needed skills. We’re proud[…..]

Chandler Means, Foster Care Director Takes in Kids Himself

Tuesday, May 17th, 2016

Chandler Means had a sick feeling when he pulled up to the trailer park. Means, a foster dad, had been caring for a sweet 18-month-old named Eban. After only a week, authorities told Means to return the boy to his birth parents. “You knock on the door and you have a little boy in your[…..]

Passing of Tom Burton

Sunday, February 28th, 2016

Our brother, friend, mentor and AGAPE’s leader for 30 years, Tom Burton has rested from this life. Tom passed this afternoon (Feb 26) around 2:00 p.m. As we have information regarding visitation with the family and memorial service we will communicate via email and the AGAPE Facebook page and website www.agapenashville.org. Visitation for Tom Burton[…..]

Jeff Fox to Assume Director of Social Services at Agape

Tuesday, December 1st, 2015

Jeff Fox to assume Director of Social Services role. Nashville, Tenn.–AGAPE is pleased to announce that Jeff Fox will assume the role of Director of Social Services, after the first of the year, following the retirement of Judy Rister who spent more than 21 years in that role. He will be responsible for oversight of[…..]

The Passing of Chris Burton

Tuesday, July 21st, 2015

Christine Rutland Burton Brentwood, TN Burton, age 67, passed away on July 16th, 2015. She is preceded in death by her parents, Norman Lee and Roberta Mills Rutland. Chris was a loving wife, mother, sister and grandmother who is survived by her husband of 46 years, Tom Burton of Nashville; children, Jamie (Lauren) Burton of[…..]