Wheels to Work

Wheels to Work seeks to eliminate the barrier of unreliable transportation for individuals who desire family sustaining employment and independence. Program Overview Participants are identified and screened through a comprehensive review process. Participants follow a...

Andrea Knight

Andrea Knight Newell Brands – HR Business Partner Community Involvement:  Habitat for Humanity Women’s Build Committee and 25th Anniversary Gala Planning Committee, Blount County Chamber of Commerce Ambassador, volunteer with Second Harvest Food Bank, graduate of the...

Caroline Lamar

Caroline Lamar Freelance Communications Professional Community Involvement: Member of Church Street United Methodist Church, Parent Volunteer at Alcoa Elementary School. Why you serve on the Board of Family Promise: I serve to help the children and families affected...

Staci Lawhorn

Staci Lawhorn Secretary Blount County Sheriff’s Office Community Involvement: Member of Middlesettlments United Methodist Church, volunteer at Habitat for humanity, Isaiah 29, second harvest food bank, Family Nurse Practitioner clinical instructor at Lincoln Memorial...

Karen Hobby

Karen Hobby President Director, Blount Memorial Hospital Community Involvement: Family Promise, Member of Madison Avenue Baptist Church. Why you serve on the Board of Family Promise It’s an honor to help make a difference in our community with homeless families. I...

Going Home, Staying Home

Another option when you complete Family Shelter or Bridges is our Going Home, Staying Home program. In this program, we want to help you with deposits and rent to get into an apartment or house where you will sign a lease with a landlord in Blount County. You will...