Jody’s Close Call

One Cold Winter Night We begged Jody not to go back outside. “It’s bitterly cold outside. You’ve been drinking and too many things could go wrong,” we warned him as temperatures dipped into the 20s. But Jody would have none of it. When we took away his bottle of mouthwash — a source of alcohol often used by people […]


Give A Day Knoxville

KARM & KARM Stores are participating in a new community-wide volunteer event called Give A Day Knoxville. During the week of September 2-8, 2017, individuals and businesses are encouraged to give back to the community by volunteering, donating to local non-profits, or sharing a simple act of kindness. KARM & KARM Stores have multiple projects listed. Projects […]


Joe’s Support System Leads to Recovery

Joe loved motorcycles. An avid rider, he was content to spend weekends on his bike with nothing but open road ahead of him. Unfortunately, those rides came to a halt after a devastating accident left him unable to walk or talk. Following the Crash Joe spent four months in the hospital. In a coma for […]


Kristi’s Path to Recovery

Kristi was raised in a loving home, but questions about why her father left the family caused her to feel empty. Lonely and confused, 14-year-old Kristi turned to drugs and alcohol to fill that void. Over the next 15 years, Kristi’s drug use increased and led her to a cocaine addiction that would prove nearly […]