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 […]


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 […]


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 […]


Take Me Out To The Ballgame and Help KARM

Join us on Friday, August 28th to cheer on the Tennessee Smokies! Not only will you receive a special, discounted rate for every ticket purchased, but a portion of the proceeds from every sale will be used to benefit KARM! Make sure to follow these instructions to receive your discount AND support KARM. Click here to […]