Wrapping up: A School Year in Review 

It’s been a wonderful school year at United4Hope, and we are astounded by the impact that school and church partnerships have had across Metro Nashville Public Schools (MNPS) and the Franklin Special School District (FSSD).  Franklin Special School District  In the FSSD, we are excited to announce that all 8 schools now have one or…

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We Are Hiring!

Do you want to work in a supportive and Christ-centered team environment? Operation Andrew Group is hiring two (2) program managers. If you have a heart for our churches and schools or have a passion for mentoring, one of these opportunities may be what you are looking for. Visit our “About” page and scroll to…

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Opportunities to Support Your Partner School

As the end of the academic year approaches, teachers begin to reflect on all that has been accomplished by students, and themselves. Similarly, to racing, this last month can feel like the last few miles of a marathon, you’re sweaty and tired. Yet, it can be some of the most adrenaline and serotonin-rich parts of…

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Do You Know How United4Hope Began?

United4Hope was formed in 2011 out of a collaboration between Operation Andrew Group and Metro Nashville Public Schools. At that time, representatives from Operation Andrew Group Trustees met with Dr. Jesse Register, MNPS director of schools, about the idea of connecting churches and public schools, and after several conversations, Dr. Register agreed to allow Operation…

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Partnership Highlight: Berry’s Chapel Church of Christ and Poplar Grove Elementary and Middle Schools

In January, Berry’s Chapel Church of Christ met with Poplar Grove Elementary and Middle Schools to brainstorm ways to collaborate and meet school goals. Shelby Pratt is leading the church efforts as church coordinator. The church is also establishing a community center at the Franklin Estates where many Poplar Grove students live. This ministry is called…

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Partnership Highlight: Shayne Elementary and Tusculum Church of Christ

We are excited about a new United4Hope partnership between Shayne Elementary and Tusculum Church of Christ. Though the United4Hope partnership is new, Tusculum’s embrace of Shayne is not new! Several years ago, Tusculum elders Gerald Merritt and Mike Dotson noticed that – given the heavy departure traffic at Shayne in the afternoons – several parents…

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