Partners with The Chestnut Group

The Battle of Franklin Trust

The Battle of Franklin Trust is a 501 (c) (3) management corporation acting on behalf of Franklin’s battlefield sites to contribute to a greater understanding and enrich the visitor experience of the November 30, 1864 battle. It is organized for the charitable and educational purposes of preserving, restoring, maintaining and interpreting the properties, artifacts and documents related to the battle so as to preserve an important part of the nation’s history.

The Hermitage: Home of President Andrew Jackson

Andrew Jackson’s home, The Hermitage, was the family’s, social and political center of his life.  Explore all of this at his beloved estate. It is one of the oldest and largest historic site museums in the United States.  Since opening in 1889, some 15 million people have crossed its threshold and marveled at its beauty.

Friends of Warner Parks

Friends of Warner Parks dedicates itself to the preservation, protection, and stewardship of Percy and Edwin Warner Parks. It works to protect the natural and historical integrity of the area by supporting appropriate recreational activities, maintaining and enhancing its features, and promoting programs that inspire appreciation and conservation of the Parks. Friends is a 501(c)3 organization.

Cumberland River Compact

Our mission: To enhance the health and enjoyment of the Cumberland River and its tributaries through education, collaboration, and action. We believe the Cumberland River Basin must be both environmentally healthy and the heartbeat of a strong local economy in Tennessee and Kentucky. Since 1997, we have worked cooperatively with local, state and federal agencies, farmers, technical professionals, local officials, neighborhood groups and watershed stakeholders to ensure clean and abundant water sources that support, life, recreation and economic well-being throughout the Basin.

Friends of Radnor Lake

Friends of Radnor Lake works to increase knowledge and awareness of the unique ecosystem and challenges of Radnor Lake.

The Land Trust for Tennessee

We work with communties and individuals to identify and protect our natural and historic landscapes before they disappear forever. Together we have protected more than 90,000 acres of scenic and historic Tennessee open space, with more being added every day. If you believe in the beauty and character of Tennessee and its impact on the spirit of the community, we need your help!

The Nature Conservancy

Our mission is to conserve the lands and waters on which all life depends. The Tennessee Chapter of The Nature Conservancy has protected more than 280,000 acrews in Tennessee. Along the way, we have helped create or expand 29 State Natural Areas, 10 State Wildlife Management Areas and 2 National Wildlife Refuges.

The Frist Center for the Visual Arts

The Frist Center for the Visual Arts is an art exhibition center in downtown Nashville dedicated to presenting the finest visual art from local, regional, U.S. and international sources in a program of changing exhibitions. The Frist Center is not only an important cultural focal point for the community; it is also a significant architectural structure and historic landmark in Nashville. Learn more at:

Haynes Galleries

Haynes Galleries is the result of artist, owner and curator Gary R. Haynes’s passion for and commitment to the connoisseurship and appreciation of fine art.  With locations in Nashville, Tennessee, and Thomaston, Maine, Haynes Galleries specializes in American and Contemporary Realism with collections of some of the finest work of significant 19th, 20th, and 21st Century American artists.  This distinguished list includes works by important 19th Century artists such as John Singer Sargent and William McGregor Paxton, as well as 20th and 21st Century masters including Yousuf Karsh, Stephen Scott Young, David Brega and the legendary Wyeth family – including N.C., Andrew, Jamie, Henriette and Carolyn Wyeth.  Leading contemporary realists active today that have been featured at Haynes Galleries include such artists as Stephen Bauman, Ellen Cooper, Stephen Scott Young, Candice Bohannon, Seth Haverkamp, Roger Dale Brown, Zoey Frank, Alicia Ponzio, and Teresa Oaxaca.

The Nashville location is on the historic Music Row Roundabout.  Read more about Haynes Galleries, including current and upcoming events and the featured work of artists represented at