Invest to ensure Metro Nashville students have equitable resources and opportunities for years to come:

You may make a one-time gift now that will immediately begin earning income for PENCIL, or a planned gift. To discuss planned giving options, please contact Angie Adams, President & CEO, at AAdams@PENCIL615.org. We are happy to work with you as you contemplate this commitment.

Testimonial Series

Listen to PENCIL board members and community leaders explain what inspires them about the work PENCIL does.

Thank you to our Endowment donors:

Legacy Society for Planned Giving

John Doerge
Jeff W. Gregg
Kaitlyn Jones
Kathy & Pat Nevill
Lisa Price
Sue & Andy Spickard
Angie Underhill Adams 

Sue Spickard Fund

Teacher of the Year
$35,000 – $75,000

Honor Roll
$5,000 – $25,000
The Enchiridion Foundation
Kathy & Pat Nevill
The Spickard Family Advised Fund


Star Pupil
$500 – $2,500
Belmont University
Beth Brill
Jane & Bill Coble
Mary & Charles W. Cook, Jr.
Charles Dunn
Annette Eskind
Rashed Fakhruddin
LeShane Greenhill
Cooper Jones
Kaitlyn Jones
Christie Laird
Judy & Lewis Lefkowitz
Darin Matson
Dana Morrow
Jim Kelley & Anne O’Duffy
Elizabeth & Larry Papel
Brandyn Payne
Brent Poulton
Jennifer Puryear
Lynn Schultz
Angie Underhill Adams
Betsy & Knox Walkup
Ashley & Joel Wright

Friend of PENCIL
Up to $500
Brittany Adams
Jacki Artis
Mimi Bliss
Hudson Bonner
Margret & Thomas Burns
Todd Chappel

Andrea & Lance Couch
Bill Denny
John Doerge
Rachael Anne Elrod

Annette Eskind
Tom Feeney
Susan Gray
Jeff Gregg
Whitney Haley
Lila & Linus Hall
Colleen Hoy
Abby Janis
Nicole Keefe
Bob Kucher
John Newman & Rebecca Lyford

Elise McMillan
Candice McQueen
Bill Purcell & Deborah Miller
Hasina & Shuaib Mohyuddin
Kimberly & Perry Moulds

Nicole & Zach Provonchee
Gale Ray
Kendrick Robinson
Michael Hansen & Kelly Rolf
Mike Russell
Linda & Hal Sauer
Kristen & Frank Schriner
Rebecca Fair & Justin Sheeler
Allen DeCuyper & Steve Sirls
Margaret Spickard
Meredith & Michael Stewart
Zulfat & Rahaman Suara
Angie Underhill Adams
Julie & Don Williamson
LaTonya & Juan Williams
Robyn Williams
Shirley Zeitlin
Raymond Zimmerman