Lawrence has been a passionate fundraiser supporting several non-profit charities that benefit Middle Tennessee area including the "Mission Possible" Turkey Fry in November, benefiting the Nashville Rescue Mission and the "Tracy Lawerence Golf & Concert for a Cure," which raises funds for breast cancer awareness.
"His involvement with various local charities in Lebanon and throughout Tennessee, prove him deserving of being designated as the Wilson County Humanitarian. It is with utmost respect that we proclaim Sept. 25 as 'Tracy Lawrence Day" in Wilson County,'" said Craighead.
The Humanitarian Awards Gala will be open to the public and will benefit "New Leash on Life," an organization dedicated to providing care and improving the welfare of stray and abused animals. The event will feature dinner, entertainment, special guests and an auction. Tickets can be reserved by calling 615-364-9082.