Catholic Charities Annual Events


Heart for the Pour

Looking for a good reason to celebrate a night out with friends, organize an after-work gathering, or just to enjoy the beautiful weather – all while supporting Catholic Charities of East Tennessee?

Heart for the Pour is hosted regularly at various breweries throughout Knoxville to benefit Catholic Charities.

Click here to learn about upcoming Heart for the Pour events!



365 Days of Hope 

The annual 365 Days of Hope Luncheon is a special event every autumn that features networking with business leaders and special guest speakers in the Knoxville area.

The next 365 Days of Hope Luncheon will be held Thursday, Oct. 24, 2019. 

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Catholic Charities Annual Dinners

These popular annual dinners, held in Knoxville and Chattanooga, brings the community together for an evening of fun and fellowship. The evening includes a cocktail reception, silent auction, dancing, and a dinner, as well as a program focusing on the work of CCETN in our community and a special presentation of the Pope Francis Service Award. Proceeds from the event benefit Catholic Charities of East Tennessee. 

The 35th annual Knoxville Emerald Occasion will be held on Thursday, March 5, 2020.

The 38th annual Chattanooga Dinner will be held on Thursday, March 26, 2020.

Kids' Walk & Fun Fest 

The annual Kids' Walk & Fun Fest is a day of family fun for a great cause. The afternoon includes a walk around the track at Knoxville Catholic High School, plus a family fun fest featuring inflatables, games and prizes, live music, and complimentary refreshments.

Next year's Kids' Walk & Fun Fest will be held on Sunday, April 26, 2020.