Job Training

Equipping people for today’s job market

Homeless people need more than a nourishing meal and a safe place to spend the night – they need a path to success.

Abundant Life Kitchen

Abundant Life Kitchen culinary training program provides guests an opportunity to train for employment in the rapidly growing food service industry. Students divide their time between the classroom and hands-on experience in KARM’s commercial kitchen.

Abundant Life Kitchen (ALK) offers catering services to Knox area business, churches, community groups, etc. To see the ALK catering menu, click here.

 For more information about how ALK can help with YOUR catering needs, email

Growing for the future

The Abundant Life Kitchen food service job training program is designed to give men and women staying at KARM an opportunity to improve their lives by training for employment in the food service industry.

Clean Start

Clean Start janitorial certification program prepares students for employment in the growing janitorial industry. Students divide their time between classroom, video training and utilizing KARM’s 90,000-square-foot facility as a training lab.

Valuable Training

Valuable job training affords advancement and builds work skills and behaviors that help break the cycle of homelessness for the men and women of KARM.

Want to Learn More?

For more information, contact or call 865-673-6540