~ from the North Knoxville Business & Professional Association

Join us on Friday, August 13 at 8 a.m. at Fulton High School on the football field (2509 N. Broadway) to network with fellow North Knoxville professionals and support UpTown North schools! Breakfast will be served starting at 7:45 a.m. Jeff Jarnigan, PA announcer for UT football and basketball, will be our speaker this month. You must register for a ticket to attend in-person. Please RSVP by clicking here.

Moving forward, you can join us virtually by visiting our Facebook page for a Facebook Live stream of the meetings. The live stream will start at 8:15 a.m. Please contact us at nkbpa.info@gmail.com for more information.

Support UpTown North Schools: Fill the Cart

Instead of “Stuffing the Bus” this year to support UpTown North teachers and students, we are encouraging our NKBPA members to “Fill the Cart” by purchasing items on each school’s Amazon Wishlist. Items will be directly shipped to each school. Click on the links below to view each school’s wishlist:

Belle Morris Elementary Amazon Wishlist

Christenberry Elementary Amazon Wishlist

Fulton High Amazon Wishlist

Spring Hill Elementary Amazon Wishlist

Whittle Springs Middle Amazon Wishlist


Announcements & Events

Volunteer Ministry Center Upcoming Events

VMC will be hosting their inaugural Volunteer Ministry Center Golf Tournament on August 23, 2021 at Egwani Farms Golf Course. For information contact Leslie Ressler at 865-924-8281 or proeventserv@yahoo.com.

Carry the Torch Knoxville featuring Father Gregory Boyle, author of “Tattoos on the Heart” and founder of Homeboy Industries, will take place on September 15, 2021, at the Knoxville Convention Center. For sponsorship and reserved seating information visit www.vmcinc.org or contact Mary Beth Ramey at mramey@vmcinc.org.