Our world was rocked again early on Christmas morning when an RV exploded on 2nd Ave North in Downtown Nashville. Our Metro Nashville Police Officers were on the scene and answered immediately evacuating area residences.
It’s come to light that this was a suicide mission and the bomber perished in the blast.
The impact on our local restaurants, businesses along 2nd Avenue and residents is still unfolding. The pictures are devastating. The destruction is horrific. The impact will be permanent for many.
We are resilient. We will recover. We are Tennessee Strong.
We’re all left wondering, how can we help? Here are some ways:
At this time, the city has not cleared the area for volunteers. We anticipate that they will in the coming days. When that happens, Hands On Nashville will post volunteer opportunities here.
In the meantime, support the Community Resource Center’s needs: