Entries by Annalise Droitcour

One Word for 2019

by Kate McKinnie, Director of Development of The Next Door For the past 8-9 years, I have chosen a word of the year.  I begin praying in December for how I want the next year to be different.  I pray for wisdom of what one word of focus could be to help me get there.  […]

Fox 17 – Secreatary Ben Carson Visits Nashville Recovery Center for Women, Discusses Opioid Crisis

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WZTV) — U.S. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson made a stop in Music City Thursday to discuss the opioid crisis and the importance of treatment facilities for those who need it most. Carson toured the Next Door Recovery Center in Nashville and participated in a round table with health care providers. “This establishment has […]

Nashville Lifestyles – 5 Local Organizations Led by Women

As Nashville changes, so too do its most pressing issues. From opioid addiction to human trafficking, a rare genetic disease, and art in the classroom, these needs are being met by a group of strong women who have risen up by necessity, calling, and passion. Nashville Predators Foundation Launched concurrently with the NHL franchise in […]

News Channel 5 – Compassion in Action

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — All around Nashville we see it — Compassion In Action. For more than 15 years, “The Next Door” has been helping women fight addiction. Monika Stafford says she was scared to leave her hometown and move to Nashville. Stafford is one of 21 women and 23 children who live at “The Next Door.” […]

I Love Data!

by Ginger Gaines, Chief Operating Officer of The Next Door My co-workers, family and a few friends know how much I love a good spreadsheet.  I am by nature very analytical, and I want to have all the facts before making any decision.  Of course, when deciding where to eat dinner this can be infuriating […]