Helen Ross McNabb Foundation

Since its founding in 1972, the Helen Ross McNabb Foundation has worked diligently to support the work of the McNabb Center. In addition to providing leadership and direction, the Foundation’s staff and 26-member volunteer board actively raises, holds and invests funds on behalf of the Center. Funds raised by the Foundation over the years have contributed greatly toward the stability and growth of the Center. The Foundation raises funds through several avenues.

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Helen Ross McNabb Foundation launches campaign to increase substance use treatment in Knoxville

(Knoxville, Tenn.) The Helen Ross McNabb Foundation is excited to launch a $2.35 million capital campaign that will bring additional much-needed substance use treatment beds to the Knoxville area.  “This is an important initiative for our community,” said Ted Flickinger and Richard Maples, campaign co-chairs. “By increasing capacity and providing greater access to affordable care, […]

Helen Ross McNabb Foundation hosts fourth Scenic City Sporting Clays Tournament to “Pull!” for a Good Cause

(CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.) The Helen Ross McNabb Foundation invites the community to support the 2021 Scenic City Sporting Clays Tournament on Friday, April 16, at Benton Sporting Clays in Charleston, Tenn.  The tournament, which still has team and sponsorship opportunities available, marks the fourth fundraising event specifically focused on supporting mental health, substance use and social […]

McNabb Center celebrates groundbreaking on Mineral Springs Manor

(KNOXVILLE, Tenn.) The McNabb Center celebrated the groundbreaking of Mineral Springs Manor today. Mineral Springs Manor is a 50-unit rental housing complex, providing much-needed low-income housing to senior citizens in the Knoxville area.  This unique housing program will offer independent living to seniors experiencing issues with the aging process. It can offer supportive services that […]

Helen Ross McNabb Foundation welcomes new board members and officers for 2021-2022

 Houston Smelcer, vice president of development and government relations, welcomes new board members and officers to the Foundation’s Board of Directors. Newly appointed 2021-2022 McNabb Foundation board members: Anne LantryPresident, Lantry Family Foundation Mike FishmanCitizen Tribune Davis OvertonWhite RealtySenior Vice President Real Estate  Clair SpeightCommunity Volunteer Chris DevaneyFounding partner, The Poplar Group 2021-2022 McNabb Foundation […]

Russell Biven hosts Clayfest to “Pull!” for a good cause

The community is invited to support the 2021 Russell Biven Clayfest on Friday August 6 & Saturday August 7 at Chilhowee Sportsman’s Club in Blount County. Russell Biven hosts the tournament to benefit mental health, substance use and social services in East Tennessee provided by the McNabb Center. Russell spends time during the event speaking […]


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