Rescued by grace, Rachel found she wasn’t alone…

Homeless, estranged from her family and desperate, Rachel was weighed down by depression. She felt trapped in bad relationships with men and stuck in a cycle of drug and alcohol abuse. Finally, Rachel could see no way forward, and she attempted suicide. By the grace of God, her life was spared and she realized she needed to make a drastic change. Rachel tried to reach her grandfather, […]


Donate Your Time on Saturday, June 18th at the KARM Dragon Boat Festival

Come spend a day at the lake on Saturday, June 18, 2016 at the KARM Dragon Boat Festival. We are seeking fun-loving people to help host 4,000 attendees at this event! Opportunities to volunteer include … Boat Loader Registration Assistant Water Runner Parking Leader Hospitality Concierge Register today and choose the team that interests you. Paddles up!


Welcomed as a Stranger

  I was in desperate need of a home of my own and a job. My current (and temporary) residence was a federal halfway house nestled in the east side of town. I was sent there after I was released from a 7 year, eight month prison bid. After being at the halfway house for two months […]


Celebrate With Us

In February, KARM Stores opened its 17th retail location at 10612 Kingston Pike in Knoxville and we want to celebrate this milestone with you. Ribbon Cutting On Thursday, May 5th at 10:00 AM, we’ll cut the ribbon as part of the Grand Opening celebration. Burt Rosen, President & CEO of Knox Area Rescue Ministries, will […]