Finding Hope in the Midst of a (Literal) Train Wreck

As shared by a first-time customer to KARM Stores … I had never shopped at your store before, but my office was closed due to a train derailment in Blount County. As I was pumping gas at Kroger, I noticed your store. I thought I would pop in and look for some cleats for my […]


Customer Spotlight: Christy (and Her Bear)

Christy is one of our customers at KARM Stores on Chapman Highway. She deals with several health issues and has special needs. Once a week, I get to talk to her and she checks to see what kind of stuffed animals we have. When she feels up to visiting, we pick out that special stuffed animal and […]


Encouragement from a KARM Stores Donor

Recently, a donor visited KARM Stores in Oak Ridge to make a donation. After receiving his donation, the gentleman left and returned later that afternoon to share this encouragement. I get joy knowing that instead of a person sleeping on a cardboard box, they get to sleep in a bed. I get joy knowing that a person who might go […]