The Pilgrimage Foundation is the non-profit entity of the Pilgrimage Music and Cultural Festival. Through this foundation funds are raised from donors, ticket sales and other activities which benefits the parks, Harlinsdale Farm, education, musicians and artists.

The Pilgrimage Foundation is the festival's means to giving back to the community and causes that are aligned with the festival's values of having a positive impact beyond the festival experience.

Over the past years, the Pilgrimage Foundation has given to Friends of Franklin Parks, MusiCares musicians in need, Dark Horse Institute as a scholarship to the local music engineering school, the American Red Cross, the City of Franklin and other scholarship and mentoring programs.

Our Pilgrimage
Non-Profit Partners

Dark Horse Institute
Friends of Franklin Parks
Grace Works Ministries
The Heritage Foundation of Williamson County
High Hopes Development Center
I am Second
J.W. Couch Foundation
Mercy Community Healthcare

Pilgrimage Foundation
Ticket Donations

  • Appalachian Voices

  • Art for Animals Community Center
  • Arts & Business Council of Greater Nashville and the Young Lawyers Division of the Nashville Bar Association
  • Ballet Ball Silent Auction
  • Best Buddies
  • Big Ridge Art Program
  • Boys & Girls Club
  • Breakfast with the Mayors
  • City of Hope
  • Connor’s Curve
  • Cowboys & Cupcakes
  • Davis Child Advocacy Center
  • Davis House Child Advocacy Center
  • Downtown Franklin Rotary Club
  • EarthX
  • End Slavery TN
  • First Presbyterian Church
  • Friend's of Franklin Parks Raise the Roofs
  • Graceworks
  • Greater Nashville Hospitality Association Golf Tournament
  • H.A.R.T
  • Habitat for Humanity Williamson-Maury
  • Heritage Foundation
  • HOPE International Event
  • LEAP
  • Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
  • Lone Star YPO "Grow In Harmony"
  • Louise S. McGehee School
  • Monroe Harding
  • Murfreesboro Medical Clinic
  • Museum of Appalachia
  • MusiCares
  • My Friend's House
  • Nashville Children's Theatre
  • Northeast State Community College of East Tennessee
  • Oak Hill School
  • Off the Street Club Firefly
  • Pounding For Parker
  • Pregnancy Centers of Middle TN (PCOMT)
  • Roots Radio WMOT
  • Smith County Animal Rescue Organization
  • SOLID Nashville
  • St. Jude The Big 98
  • St. Philip Learning Center
  • Stonewall Jackson School
  • T.J. Martell Foundation
  • Taste of Nashville
  • The Coffee County Children’s Advocacy Center
  • The Bruin Club Golf Classic - Belmont University

  • The Lamplighter School
  • The Nashville Food Project
  • TPAC Gala
  • TreeHouse of Tallahassee
  • Waiting for Wishes Celebrity Waiters Dinner
  • Walk to End Alzheimers
  • Waves Lip Sync Battle
  • West Elementary PTO
  • Williamson County CASA
  • Williamson Chamber
  • Williamson Co. Animal Shelter
  • Williamson County Association of Realtors Young Professional Network
  • Wrightsville Beach Elementary School