Volunteer Outside the Box

At KARM and KARM Stores, we love partnering with local churches. We do this through programs like Corners of Your Field, but the main way we engage our churches is through volunteering. Recently we partnered with one local church to help them achieve their mission of regularly serving the community. Fellowship Church does a great […]


Our Volunteers Bridge the Gap

Building Bridges We are grateful for the students in the Knoxville Leadership Foundation’s construction training program for the many ways they partner with KARM Stores. The students are learning construction skills, while creating new shelving, building walls for work spaces, and even creating a new bridge between parking lots at our Farragut location. Volunteers play […]


All the Details on the KARM Stores Bike Initiative

What is the KARM Stores Bike Initiative? The KARM Stores Bike Initiative is a volunteer-driven movement hosted by KARM Stores to provide reliable, “re-cycled” bicycles to those in need and to raise additional funds for Knox Area Rescue Ministries through the sale of premium bicycles at KARM Stores. Our goal is to provide 1,000 restored […]


Crossing the Communication Barrier

For the past two years, the staff at the KARM Stores location onHall of Fame Drive has had the privilege of working with a group of volunteers from Tennessee School for the Deaf. When this partnership started, there were some concerns on our part: How would we communicate with them? What can they do? Do we […]