The Governor's Faith-Based and Community Initiative
... was created by the Tennessee legislature in 2019 in response to Governor Bill Lee's vision to leverage the power and possibilities of Tennessee's faith communities and non-profit organizations -- in partnership with state government -- to solve the state's most challenging issues.
Our objectives & ROLES
"Progress moves at the speed of relationships."
With over 11,000 houses of worship and 30,000 non-profit organization across Tennessee, the Governor's Faith-Based and Community Initiative is uniquely positioned as a nimble and proactive problem-solver for the state's diverse challenges -- from prisoner re-entry to foster care, affordable housing to mental health.
Mobilizing Tennesseans To Care For
Our Most Vulnerable Communities
How CAN WE PARTNER WITH YOU?
Appointed by the Governor
The Tennessee Prayer Initiative
- The Governor
La Iniciativa de Oración de Tennessee
- EL GOBERNADOR