A kindness doesn’t go unnoticed…

A note from one of our Frontline staffers: “Hello, I wanted to share this with you… Ms. W. is one of our regular guests who has been in great need and has stayed with us at KARM for quite a while.  This week when she came in to stay overnight, she  gave me a Christmas […]


It’s a miracle I’m here

Very soon, we’ll celebrate the greatest miracle the modern world has known….the birth of Jesus in a humble stable, born to save humanity from sin, reunite us with God, and transform our  lives.   Steve saw it happen in his own life through care he received at Knox Area Rescue Ministries. Two years ago, Steve […]


We Are KARM Stores

I have the privilege of working as a Processing Manager for KARM Stores in Oak Ridge and I am KARM Stores. Helping the homeless My church family at Christmas time would make up goody bags to pass out to the homeless in Knoxville. In these goody bags, we would try to provide them with their basic needs. […]


A Second Chance at Life and a Lasting Legacy … Remembering Tommy

Tommy was one of those guys who didn’t tell you about his problems. Always an optimist, he cared how others were doing. But when his brother passed away unexpectedly many years ago, Tommy “pulled away.” “My whole world changed and I wanted to get away from everybody,” Tommy shared last year. “My family thought I […]