You’re Invited…

September 17, 2018

Access your inner #artivist and join us for WE ARE SEEDS – Mural Painting Block Party on September 22, a joint effort by BriteHeart, Southern Women for Civil Rights and The Deane Foundation to engage, connect, empower positive change through collaborative arts-driven community building and civic participation.

Center 615 has generously donated a 1,925 square foot wall behind their facility directly facing the Parkway Terrace Housing Community and together, we will transform it into a permanent art piece during a day of a day of painting, song, dance, food, refreshments, games and new friends.

Make History With Us!

September 12, 2018

Announcing the first-ever Queer Roots showcase at AmericanaFest

Presented by Rolling Stone Country, The Change Project, BriteHeart, and HearthPR, Nashville will play host to the first ever Queer Roots showcase at AmericanaFest on Thursday, September 13, from 5-8pm at the Crying Wolf! Join a stellar lineup of LGBTQ+ performers from across the US, along with key artivists and changemakers for an all-out party at one of Nashville’s best bars.

Join the Convo — Why Aren’t Tennesseans Voting?

August 27, 2018

A conversation about security, disenfranchisement and democratic renewal

Please join the Tennessean and Lipscomb University’s Nelson and Sue Andrews Institute for Civic Leadership for a discussion around why Tennessean’s are not voting. The following panelists will help us explore the issue and provide insight and solutions on how we can all help grow our number of engaged voters.

#GetCivic and Volunteer With Us!

August 6, 2018

Wanna make a difference like only you can? We’ve got some amazing #artivism events coming up and we need YOU to help make it happen. Sign up and #GetCivic today!

Join us Tuesday 8/21 for a special volunteer meeting in Nashville to #EngageConnectEmpower thru the midterms.  Email connect@briteheart.org for RSVP and details.

10 Things Every American Should Know

August 4, 2018

If we asked you what are the 10 things that every American should know, what would you say?

Thirty years ago, E.D. Hirsch activated civic conversations throughout America with his book Cultural Literacy. He argued that every American should have a grasp of fundamental information about our country in order to be culturally literate.

Urge Your MoC’s to Pass the DETER Act

July 17, 2018

The DETER Act would punish any nation that tries to influence a US election, adding extra sanctions against Russia if it once again tries to interfere.

Call: Your House rep and your two Senators (look up) Script: Hi. I’m from [ZIP] and I’m calling to ask if you’ll vote to pass the non-partisan DETER Act.