Mr. Bruce Spangler, Executive Director
511 North Broadway
Knoxville, TN 37901
The Bush Family Refuge – $22,500
This program provides services to individuals and families in crises to prevent homelessness through assistance with rent, utilities, and a variety of other services.
Minvilla Manor – $15,000
Minvilla Manor is a permanent housing opportunity with 57 apartment units for single residents. It provides a moderate supportive environment to former chronically homeless individuals. These supportive services are “in-house” which provides assistance and empowerment to every resident with the objectives of long term tenancy, and securing appropriate medical/behavioral.
Resource Center – $101,250
The VMC Resource Center is a case management driven program that assists people experiencing homelessness toward their goal of attaining affordable, permanent housing and the additional skills and supportive services required to maintain that housing. In addition to case management, the RC provides a safe and supportive daytime environment in which clients can access meals, showers, laundry, telephone and mail, computers, and classes on a variety of topics.
“Homeslessness CAN be ended, and we are demonstrating that day in and day out”
Bruce Spangler, CEO