Nashville International Center of Empowerment (NICE)

NICE assists refugees and immigrants by providing education, employment and health services. With increasing housing prices in Nashville, immigrants and refugees have been forced to move further away from their jobs.Vanderbilt provided a $21,000 grant to pay for two newer, safer passenger vans to bring participants to and from work. All of Vanderbilt Spring 2017 evaluation team found their grant to Nashville International Center for Empowerment’s operating budget to be a good decision with a good outcome.