May 25, 1:06 PM ET
Join us at the Beth on Friday, June 1 at 6 p.m. for our Girl’s Day Out event presented by Chattanooga CARES (Cempa Community Cares) and Centerstone! Enjoy a tea party for young women ages 16 - 22 as we discuss topics such as sexual health, abstinence, safe-sex, and digital safety from catfishing. Girls must bring an adult mentor. See you there!
May 24, 1:36 PM ET
Join us at the Beth this evening for some line dancing! Also learn about the new greenway being extended to Alton Park!
May 22, 3:50 PM ET
Congrats to our Transformers basketball team for winning the championship game against Elite RTB! We are so proud of them! #thebeth #championship #sportsprogram
May 18, 12:30 PM ET
We are always looking for volunteers who love kids and want to make a difference in their community! If this sounds like you, visit to sign up to be a Beth volunteer today! For more info call (423) 266-1384 ext 4.
May 16, 3:32 PM ET
Need a great summer camp for your child? Jump STArt Camp is the place for you! For 6 weeks (June 11 - July 20) your child will learn about science, technology, and art for just $120. Breakfast, lunch, and learning expeditions such as the Challenger Center, Nashville Adventure Science Center, and more are included. You won’t find another affordable camp like us! Need an application? Stop by the Beth today or visit our website at Limited scholarships available. For more information please call (423) 266-1384 ext 1.
May 14, 12:55 PM ET
We can’t wait for our Gym Re-opening tomorrow at 5 p.m.! Come show your support! Parents can sign up their child for our Jump STArt Summer Camp and our new sports program during this event. Thank you Praters Flooring for making this re-opening possible!
May 11, 1:34 PM ET
Don’t miss our Mother’s Day Zumba class presented by the Net Resource Foundation tomorrow, May 12 at 10am at the Beth. Tickets are $10 and proceeds will benefit the foundation’s youth and feeding programs. Tickets can be purchased at
May 7, 3:18 PM ET
Thank you Tennessee Valley Authority volunteers for taking the time to beautify our front landscape and garden and for organizing and cleaning our classrooms! Your tasks of service are appreciated more than you know. #volunteershoutout #thebeth #TVA
May 7, 12:08 PM ET
Hope to see you at Empower Chattanooga 's Energy Workshop tonight at 6 p.m. here at the Beth!
May 3, 3:33 PM ET
A couple of our interns will be graduating from UTC this Saturday! Caleb and Morgan, it’s been a pleasure to watch you grow into more confident and capable adults! The Beth is so proud, and we have no doubt that you both will make a difference in your community. Congrats on all of your accomplishments!
May 2, 4:08 PM ET
We want to thank Jack & Jill of Chattanooga for donating items to help us prepare for an amazing, adventure-filled summer with over 100 students in our Bethlehem Jump STArt summer camp. We'll be learning science, art, and more from places including the Adventure Science Center in Nashville, Challenger Center, and more! We appreciate you all!
May 2, 12:58 PM ET
Empower Chattanooga offers free workshops that show you low and no cost ways to reduce utility bills. Attendees save on average 10% - 40% on their bills. Receive a free energy savings kit and get connected to programs that can do repairs like insulation, windows or HVAC units.
Renters and homeowners welcome! Children are welcome too.
For more info visit or call 423-648-0963
May 1, 3:07 PM ET
Thanks so much to Grace Baptist Academy for decorating our boards and for donating to and organizing the Partnership Food Pantry this past Friday! It was a joy to have you! #volunteershoutout #thebeth
April 26, 3:20 PM ET
Don't miss our latest blog about our Intern Caleb and his time at Camp Lookout with some of our students!
April 25, 1:52 PM ET
This month our Star Student is Comora! Comora leads by example and sets the bar high. She is a kind, happy, and respectful girl who enjoys dancing, singing, and cutting up with her friends. We are proud to have Comora as a student at the Beth! #thebeth #starstudent
April 24, 12:35 PM ET
We had such a fun time at the 1885 Charity Giveback Night yesterday! Thank you to 1885 Grill, Debbie Boggs, Juliet and Brad Jackson, Jennifer Hewitt Johnson, Gloria Dubose, Shari Jaciel, our board of directors, Greg Funderburg, Elaine Gunn, Reginald Smith, and everyone who attended and helped make the event a success. We appreciate all of your support!
April 23, 1:44 PM ET
We hope to see you there!
April 20, 2:50 PM ET
We would like to thank BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee for helping us prepare to serve over 125 children. Summer is quickly approaching so this will help us get ready for Jump STArt Camp here at the Bethlehem Center. We appreciate your hard work and dedication and look forward to seeing you all soon! #ThankYouTeamBlue
April 17, 4:04 PM ET
Invite your friends and family!
April 13, 1:51 PM ET

April 12, 5:21 PM ET
We want to thank the Southside Council of the Chattanooga Area Chamber of Commerce and Mosquito Authority for donating food from today's meeting to the Read to Lead afterschool program. Our students were so excited to have food catered from Chili's Grill & Bar in the program today!
April 12, 2:20 PM ET
Tomorrow is the first day of the Empowered to Connect Conference! Here’s a sneak peek of the Trust-Based Relational Intervention method that will be discussed during the conference! Purchase your ticket here:
April 11, 7:03 PM ET
We spent Hamilton County Department of Education spring break with over 40 kids at Camp Lookout. It was a huge blessing to see them get to know each other and experience some amazing things like high ropes courses, team building activities, and waterfalls.
Special thanks to Metropolitan Ministries, Camp Lookout, Toriq Johnson, Welcome to Westside (WMBC-CHATTANOOGA,TN), C-Grimey, Don Washburn, Scenic City Angel, and everyone who helped make it possible.
We couldn't have done it without your time, financial support, and prayers!
April 11, 11:59 AM ET
Have dinner at 1885 Grill on April 23 from 4-8 p.m. to support the Bethlehem Center! Proceeds from the evening will benefit our programs for children and families in our community. Invite your family and friends!
April 10, 4:11 PM ET
Empower Chattanooga is hosting their energy workshop tomorrow at the Beth at 6pm! Learn how to save miney on your utility bill and receive a free energy savings kit!
For more info: or call 423-648-0963

Our Wish List

Read to Lead Academy Needs:

  • Deodorant
  • Paper Towels
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Tissues
  • Pencils
  • Markers
  • Small dry erase boards/dry erase markers
  • Water bottles
  • Montessori Materials -Find here
  • White board with marker tray
  • Bookshelf and two bean bags
  • Cubbies
  • Tennis Balls for the chair legs
  • Sanitizing wipes
  • Hand held musical instruments
  • Band-aids
  • Hot chips
  • Drink pouches
  • Cots
  • Paper towels
  • Facial tissue
  • Antibacterial wipes
  • Board games
  • Sensory tools (fidgets, weighted blankets, gum, fidget cubes--NO fidget spinners!)

Funding for Rachel and Gracie to attend TBRI in Classrooms Training

Food Pantry Needs:

Peanut butter

Canned meats, fruits, vegetables & tomatoes

1 lb bags of rice or minute rice

Instant potatoes

Mac & cheese

Community Connection Needs:

Game prizes for adults

( journals, home decor, etc)

Art From the Heart
August 16 2018

The Partnership Food Pantry is growing!

Click here to learn more and see which food items you can donate!