We joyfully serve our community. 

 

Food Bank

Weekdays • 9:30am-1:30pm

St. Luke’s partners with Second Harvest Food Bank to provide emergency food boxes to families and individuals in need. Food boxes provide three meals for two days for each person in the household. No appointment is needed. Please bring photo ID, proof of address and identification for all household members.

Contact the front office at (615) 350-7893 for more information.


ELL Classes

Tuesdays & Thursdays • 6:00pm-8:00pm

In partnership with Nashville Adult Literacy Council, St. Luke’s offers English as a Learned Language classes for beginning and intermediate students. Classes meet at St. Luke’s and registration is ongoing.

Contact the Nashville Adult Literacy Council at (615) 298-8060 for more information.


Emergency Financial Assistance

Mondays and Tuesdays • 8:00am–2:00pm

St. Luke’s partners with Needlink for financial assistance to those in need living within the 37209 zip code. Help is available for rent, utility bills, and prescriptions. Their office is located on St. Luke's campus at 1600 56th Ave North. For more information on Needlink's services, click here.

Contact Needlink directly at (615) 269-6835


Free Diapers for Families

The Nashville Diaper Connection distributes free diapers to families in need. Visit St. Luke’s during business hours to receive or donate diapers. Families may receive up to 2 packs per child per month, as long as supplies are available.


FREE Tax Preparation (VITA)

January-April

St. Luke’s offers free income tax preparation for Nashville area residents with incomes of $64,000 or less. Trained volunteers prepare taxes at no cost to the taxpayer. Refunds can be electronically deposited into your bank account in as quickly as 10 days.

Contact the front office at (615) 350-7893 to make an appointment.


School Supplies Assistance

During August, St. Luke’s offers families in need with a backpacks of school supplies. 

Contact the front office at (615) 350-7893 to find out if your family is eligible.


HALLOWEEN HAUNTED HOUSE & TRUNK-OR-TREAT

Each October, St. Luke’s hosts a “Trunk-or-Treat” and haunted house for neighborhood families with snacks, activities, games and a costume contest. The event is open to everyone in the community.


FAMILY CHRISTMAS PROGRAM

During the Christmas season, donors can “adopt” a family and purchase modest gifts for the children and parents. Families are chosen from a lottery and pay $5 to register for the program. St. Luke’s hosts a Christmas House where families can pick up gifts.

Contact the front office at (615) 350-7893 if you would like to enter the lottery for the program. 


This ‘N’ That Thrift Shop

Our thrift store was established in 1971 to provide a source of affordable goods for local residents and a steady income for the Child Development Program at St. Luke’s. All items are donated and workers are volunteers. To learn more about This n' That, click here for their website and click here to follow their deals on Facebook.

5007 Georgia Avenue, Nashville, TN 37209

Tuesday-Friday • 10am-4pm    Saturday • 10am-1pm   Closed Sunday & Monday