Akima Grant Recipients

In addition to thousands of volunteer hours, Akima Club financially supports the following agencies:

Alzheimer’s Tennessee Inc.
Arc Knox County
Beacon of Hope
Big Brothers Big Sisters of East Tennessee
Boys & Girls Clubs of the TN Valley
Cancer Support Community East TN
Carecuts, Inc.
CASA of East Tennessee
Catholic Charities of East Tennessee
Childhelp Tennessee
Concord Adult Day Enrichments Services
East Tennessee Kidney Foundation, Inc.
Emerald Youth Foundation
Family Promise of Knoxville
Friends of Tennessee’s Babies with Special Needs
Girls Inc. of TN Valley
Girl Talk, Inc.
Great Smoky Mountains Institute at Tremont
Helen Ross McNabb Center
Hospitality Pantries, Inc. dba FISH Hospitality Pantries
InterFaith Health Clinic
James White’s Fort Association, Inc.
Knoxville Family Justice Center
Knoxville Opera Company
Knoxville Symphony Society
Knoxville/Knox County CAC – Project LIVE
Knoxville/Knox County CAC – The Daily Living Center
Knoxville/Knox County CAC – Mobile Meals
Koinonia Foundation of Tennessee
Ladies of Charity Knoxville
Neighboring Knoxville dba Laundry Love: Knoxville
Pellissippi State Foundation
Second Harvest Food Bank of East Tennessee
Sertoma Center, Inc.
Shangri-La Therapeutic Academy of Riding
Spark (formerly the East Tennessee Technology Access Center)
The Florence Crittenton Agency
UT Medical Center Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
Volunteer Ministry Center, Inc.
Wesley House Community Center
YWCA Knoxville and the Tennessee Valley
 
59 grant requests were received totaling $126,209.51
41 grants totaling $53,421.18 were awarded
17 grant projects were fully funded

A Secret Safe Place for Newborns of TN
Alzheimer’s Tennessee
ARC Knox County/Sunshine Industries
Big Brothers/Big Sisters of East Tennessee
Boys and Girls Clubs of the Tennessee Valley
CADES – Concord Adult Day Enrichment Services
Camp Koinonia Foundation of Tennessee
Cancer Support Community East Tennessee
Carecuts
CASA of East Tennessee
Catholic Charities of East Tennessee
Cerebral Palsy Center Housing Corporation
Club VIBES
Dogwood Arts “Very Special Arts”
East Tennessee Kidney Foundation, Inc.
East Tennessee Technology Access Center
Epilepsy Foundation of East Tennessee, Inc.
Family Promise of Knoxville
FISH Hospitality Pantries
Florence Crittenton Agency, The
Friends of Tennessee’s Babies with Special Needs
Girl Talk, Inc.
Helen Ross McNabb
Horse Haven of Tennessee, Inc.
InterFaith Health Clinic
James Whites Fort Association, Inc.
Joy of Music Youth Music School
Knox Area Rescue Ministries (KARM)
Knoxville Family Justice Center
Knoxville History Project, The
Knoxville Opera
Knoxville Symphony Orchestra
Knoxville-Knox County CAC – Mobile Meals
Knoxville-Knox County CAC – Project LIVE
Ladies of Charity Knoxville
Muscular Dystrophy Association, Inc.
Muse Knoxville, The
O’Connor Senior Living Center
Pellissippi State Community College Foundation
Random Acts of Flowers
Second Harvest Food Bank of East Tennessee
Sertoma Center, Inc.
Shangri-La Therapeutic Academy of Riding
Volunteer Ministry Center, Inc.
Wesley House Community Center
WOW Urban Ministry
YWCA of Knoxville and the Tennessee Valley

61 grant requests were received totaling $186,000
47 grants totaling $52,467.95 were awarded
16 grant requests were fully funded