Event will feature remarks from prominent Knoxville leaders and Emerald Youth alumni


Emerald Youth Foundation will host its annual prayer and fundraising breakfast at the Knoxville Expo Center on Friday, May 4 at 7:00 a.m.


During the event, Emerald Youth Foundation President and CEO Steve Diggs will share his vision for Knoxville and announce a new community initiative designed to build and raise up the next generation of Godly leaders.


More than 1,600 guests are expected to attend, making this the largest audience ever for the event.


Bill Sansom, Chairman and CEO of The H.T. Hackney Co.; Bella Horusenga, Emerald Youth alumna; Dee Haslam, Emerald Youth board of trustees’ member; and Steve Simpson, pastor of Open Door Church in Lonsdale, will also be featured at the breakfast. Additionally, attendees will enjoy worship music by the Emerald Youth choir.


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Emerald Youth Prayer Breakfast



Steve Diggs, President and CEO, Emerald Youth Foundation

Bill Sansom, Chairman and CEO, The H.T. Hackney Co.

Other Emerald Youth friends and supporters



May 4, 2018

7:00 a.m.



Knoxville Expo Center

5441 Clinton Highway

Knoxville, TN

(Enter through the Grande Event Center side facing Clinton Highway.)



Event sponsors include Graham Corporation, Home Federal Bank, Jewelry Television and Tennova Healthcare.