Joan Cronan to be Keynote Speaker at Family Promise Breakfast

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Joan Cronan to be Keynote Speaker at Family Promise Breakfast

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Family Promise of Blount County presents

Leaving a Legacy Fundraising Breakfast

Featuring Joan Cronan

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

7:30 AM at the Airport Hilton Hotel

We are excited to welcome Joan Cronan as our Keynote Speaker for our upcoming Family Promise fundraising breakfast on Tuesday, 10/24/2017.

Under the vision and direction of Joan Cronan, a heavily-requested speaker on leadership and motivation on the national and local levels,the University of Tennessee Lady Vols garnered a reputation as one of the most visible and respected programs throughout the nation.  Joan epitomizes the definition of “leaving a legacy” and champions investing in the next generation in order to proactively change our world!  Local Cumulus Media Sports Commentator Will West has graciously agreed to serve as Master of Ceremonies.

Your business and you can be a part of this life-changing event by committing to sponsor.  Please click for sponsorship info >>>Family Promise Sponsorship 2017 Levels

Interested in joining us for the event?  Admission is free but reservations are required.  Please call us at 865-233-4737 or click for reservations >>> Reservations

Thanks to our amazing corporate sponsors for making this event possible!

Gold ($2500): Generous Anonymous Donor

Silver ($1000):  Twin City Dealerships, Handley Insurance, William “Ed” Harmon, Foothills Bank and Trust, and Blount Discount Pharmacy

Bronze ($500): Kevin Proffitt/NorthWest Mutual; Habitat for Humanity/Phil Hoffman; Modern Woodmen of America; Delozier Realty; United Community Bank; Precise Foundations; Ingram, Overholt & Bean



Joan will be selling and autographing copies of her book Sport is Life with the Volume Turned Up, with a portion of the proceeds to be donated to Family Promise!  The reviews for Joan’s amazing leadership words include:

 “Joan has the ability to bring out the best in people and provide them with the skills to be the best that they can be. It’s refreshing that despite all her vast accomplishments Joan remains humble and sincere.”  —Robin Roberts, co-anchor, Good Morning America

“Whether you’re in the board room or the the locker room, there is nothing more important than teamwork.  Joan Cronan is a gifted leader of teams, whose passion and devotion has led generations of athletes to be the very best that they can be.  Her learning and experience can be a hugely valuable lesson to us all.” —Kenneth W. Lowe, Chairman, President, and CEO, Scripps Networks Interactive

“Joan’s vision, passion, and tireless efforts to grow women’s athletics and to promote women’s opportunities have made a huge difference across the nation for women in sports. Joan was a driving force in elevating the prominence and brand of Tennessee Lady Vol athletics through strategy, excellence, and priceless relationships.” —Pat Summitt, legendary Lady Vols basketball coach