2019 Internship applications now open!

Call for Summer Interns Position Description: AWAKE summer interns are an integral part of our education and advocacy initiatives. Summer interns will conduct field research around focal policy issues, meet with various community leaders, help teach our educational classes and contribute ideas and insights. Applicants must be self motivated, passionate about our mission, and ready to help with any and all of our nonprofit's various activities and programs. Continue reading

Spring AWAKEning was a HUGE success!

What an extraordinary night! Our Spring AWAKEning last month was the largest and most successful fundraiser in our organization's history! Continue reading

Calling all lawyers! C.A.R.E. Truancy training coming up in October!

Want to get involved in our truancy program? The time is now!   Hear from our own Sara Beth Myers as well as the Honorable Sheila Calloway and Honorable Jennifer Wade as they provide details on the C.A.R.E program (developed in conjunction with Metro Nashville Public School and the Metro Student Attendance Center). You will receive CLE credit, the training is free, and there is breakfast!  For more details and to register, head to: https://www.nashvillebar.org/index.cfm?pg=events&evAction=showDetail&eid=49198&evSubAction=listAll.    Continue reading

Bill Victory Party

Let's toast to the passage of the Domestic Violence Offender Notification bill!     Continue reading

Domestic Violence Offender Notification bill is signed by Governor Haslam!

Our Domestic Violence Offender Notification law was signed today in a ceremony at War Memorial with Governor Haslam & members of AWAKE! Continue reading