Tennessee's Community Assistance Corporation
"Building stronger communities by working together."
The mission of TCAC is to provide needed and direct services to low income family communities, other non-profits, or faith based organizations with the purpose of improving the quality of life for all Tennesseans.
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TCAC supports many communities across the state of Tennessee through the programs listed below.
AmeriCorps staff assists in the placement of members to various sites statewide to serve their communities. TCAC Depot Program offers products at reduced prices to the community as well as other non-profit agencies to serve their clients. The HOME program offers home rehab for qualifying individuals throughout Cocke County, Hamblen County, Union County, Claiborne County, and Jefferson County.
TCAC Depot Discount Store
TCAC's Depot store provides the community with an economic way to get needed merchandise at discounted prices. TCAC Depot is open to the public and welcomes all customers with a smiling face. TCAC Depot also serves the community by being a redistribution center to aid our local nonprofits, schools, and faith-based organizations.
TCAC Community Cares AmeriCorps
TCAC’s AmeriCorps is a "domesticated PeaceCorps" engineered for treating America and America’s citizens. Tennessee’s Community Assistance Corporation host’s one competitive AmeriCorps State and National program, Community Cares (CC).
TCAC HOME Program
The HOME Program is funded through the US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to promote the preservation and rehabilitation of affordable single-family housing for low-income households. The DPA (Down Payment Assistance) Program is funded through THDA.
Impact Your Community
"Never doubt that the small group of thoughtful committed citizens can change the world.
Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.”
– Margaret Mead