KARM Golf Tournament

Monday, September 20
Avalon Golf & Country Club

The 2021 “TEE IT UP FORe SUEDE” KARM Golf Tournament will take place on Monday, September 20, at Avalon Golf & Country Club.

This year’s event will be a full day of golf as we will hold a Morning Round Tournament and an Afternoon Round Tournament.

Questions contact Mark Roberts at (865)230-3398 or

Hope Rising

Thursday, October 14, 6pm

***Due to the growing concern of recent COVID outbreaks and for your safety, our KARM staff is evaluating our October 14 Hope Rising event. Please stay tuned for more information very soon.

Questions? Contact Mark Roberts at (865)230-3398 or

Dragon Boat Festival

***Due to COVID-19 updates and our concern for participants’ health and safety, we have decided to cancel the 2021 Dragon Boat Festival.

For 18 years, this unique event has provided critical funding to feed, shelter and provide life-changing programs that restore men’s and women’s lives in Jesus’ name.

Save The Date
Saturday, June 4 2022

If you have any questions, feel free to reach out to Mark Roberts at or 865-230-3398.

KARM Pickleball Tournament


Thank you to all our sponsors and the 54 teams that participated in this year’s KARM Pickleball Tournament. Saturday, July 17 was an amazing day of fun pickleball competition. View the division winners and a few of the pictures from the event on our tournament page link below.


Knox Area Rescue Ministries’ 12th annual “Restoring LivesRadiothon was held on March 31, 2021 in collaboration with our friends at NewsTalk98.7. Our total raised for our event is $76,197! All proceeds benefit Knox Area Rescue Ministries in our mission to “restore lives in Jesus’ name,” by providing shelter, meals and transformative programs designed to break the cycle of homelessness in the lives of men, women and children across East Tennessee.

THANK YOUTHANK YOU to everyone who tuned in to hear our guests’ powerful stories of restoration, who called in and who gave! Thank you also to our wonderful sponsors—Delta DentalHome Federal BankDiversified Enclosures & Screen and Ingles. And, a HUGE thanks to NewsTalk98.7 staff who made this special day possible.

Rescue & Reimagine

Everyone at East Tennessee Children’s Hospital and Knox Area Rescue Ministries want to thank each of our 32 participants who signed up to compete in the first Rescue & Reimagine event. Through their efforts we raised over $18,000 to further both organizations’ missions across our community.

Participants, thank you for donating your valuable time and talents to help provide a better life to the men, women and children we serve! 

Community Give-Back Events

Are you a restaurant or retail store looking to donate a percentage of your sales? How about hosting a tailgate … dinner party … concert … etc., for your colleagues or friends, and ask them for a donation to KARM? Are you hosting an event or promotion in which you’d like to contribute a portion of your proceeds to KARM? Would you be willing to collect cash donations to help the homeless, hungry and hurting? For us to learn more about your idea and how we can help, please email