Nashville LGBT Chamber Foundation

the foundation

about us


The Nashville LGBT Chamber Foundation educates, inspires, and empowers our individual, small business, corporate, and nonprofit members, and the community at-large: who share the values of promoting equality and diversity in business and society.




The Nashville LGBT Chamber Foundation was founded in 2015 to assist the LGBT Chamber of Commerce in funding its educational programming and allow the Chamber of Commerce to concentrate on being a membership association.



  • Provide professional development education and programming for LGBT business professionals, entrepreneurs, and small business owners.
  • Advocate for contracting opportunities for LGBT business owners.
  • Fund a scholarship for an LGBT entrepreneur to participate in local programs. 
  • Scholarship for LGBT candidate to attend classes at Entrepreneur Center, Launch Tennessee, or other local program.

To find out about volunteer opportunities, please call us at 615-507-5185.

the foundation

donation levels




$10,000 – $24.999


$5,000 – $9,999


$2,500 – $4,999


$1,000 – $2,499

donate now!

  1. Mail a check:
    Nashville LGBT Chamber Foundation
    41 Peabody Street
    Nashville, TN 37210

  2. Online Donation

    1. Use this link to make a donation to our Foundation directly through our system. Choose between a one-time gift and a recurring pledge.

  3. Donations through our Partners

    1. Amazon Smiles

      1. Simply shop at or with AmazonSmile ON in the Amazon Shopping app and AmazonSmile donates to Nashville LGBT Chamber Foundation.

    2. Facebook

      1. Celebrate your birthday or any special occasion with a Facebook fundraiser supporting our Foundation.

    3. Kroger Community Rewards Program

      1. Log into your Kroger Plus account and designate the “Nashville LGBT Chamber Foundation” as your organization of choice by using these directions.

  4. Workplace Giving Campaigns

    1. United Way

      1. Use this link to donate to our Foundation through United Way’s Community Fund. Email Summer Pennington to direct your designation.

    2. Community Shares

  • Start a workplace employee giving program to designate donations to our Foundation by using this link.