Catholic HEART Workcamp Makes a Big Impact

On June 11th to 14th, KARM Stores in Powell and West Knoxville hosted volunteers from the Catholic HEART (Helping Everyone Attain Repairs Today) Workcamp. These HEART volunteers traveled from around¬†the country to attend the camp based at Knoxville Catholic High School. Powell location These young people worked hard to help with painting projects at the […]


Encouraged by the Truth

Misty came into the store recently. As I was ringing up her purchase, I noticed she was reading our blackboard. After I finished ringing her up, I asked her what she thought about the verse on it. ¬†“Do not be grieved, for the joy of the LORD is your strength.” Nehemiah 8:10 As we were […]


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 […]


Every $2.00 Spent Buys a Meal

I was checking out a gentleman at the register the other day. His total came to approximately $160.00, as I believe he was buying some items for his home. After the transaction was over, I told him he helped provide over 80 meals at the shelter. He was completed shocked elated. I had never seen […]