The Love of a Servant’s Heart

Ella is a hard worker. She gets up in the morning and goes to work and comes home at night, after a full day. By the time the weekend rolls around, some rest and relaxation with a pile of magazines is calling our name. But Ella is special. She’s a young woman who prioritizes her time and uses it […]


Will my volunteer hours at KARM & KARM Stores count towards my community service requirement?

Knox Area Rescue Ministries & KARM Stores is a recognized non-profit where individuals can volunteer their time and receive a personal benefit towards required community service. Volunteers at Knox Area Rescue Ministries check in using Volgistics, where a record of their donated time is maintained. Volunteers at KARM Stores receive a receipt for their donated […]


A Story of Miracles

We get to know our customers and I look for them to come in.  I have been missing a sweet lady who hadn’t been in awhile. She came in to shop recently and I asked her where she had been. She told me that she had been sick for about three months. She had gone to the doctor […]


Thank you Knoxville Mercury readers for choosing us!

It’s always rewarding when you are recognized for the work you do. It’s especially rewarding when the praise comes from those you serve – the donors, customers, and volunteers of KARM Stores across the greater Knoxville area. Knoxville Mercury wants this poll to reflect the best of Knoxville, to honor the institutions that truly make […]