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VOL. 46 | NO. 33 | Friday, August 19, 2022

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41st Greater Knoxville Sports Hall of Fame Dinner and Induction Ceremony. The Greater Knoxville Sports Hall of Fame, established in 1982, celebrates sports and serves as a significant fundraiser for the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Tennessee Valley. Individuals will be inducted into the Hall of Fame for achievements in athletics, media, coaching, sports administration and officiating. Chipper Jones, an eight-time All-Star for the Atlanta Braves, 1999 National League MVP, 2008 National League batting champion and National Baseball Hall of Fame inductee, will be the guest speaker. Voice of the Vols Bob Kesling will be the emcee. Tickets are limited. $200 per person. Thursday, 5-9 p.m. Knoxville Convention Center, 701 Henley Street, Knoxville. Information: info@bgctnv.org or www.bgctnv.org

THURSDAY, AUG. 25

Hope Gala Prequel Event & Cocktail Mixer

In connection with the Hope Gala, the American Cancer Society will hold “How I Met My Mask: Happy Hour for Hope,” an early evening prequel event that will include cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, several themed revenue enhancers and an early rollout of a live auction item only available for bidding Aug. 25. All sponsor leads are invited to attend, along with one guest for no charge. The annual Hope Gala, now in its 20th year, will be held Oct. 28 at Lakeshore Park. $50 per ticket, limited availability. Cherokee Country Club, 5138 Lyons View Pike, Knoxville. Information

Evening of Hope – Morristown

The Helen Ross McNabb Foundation will host an Evening of Hope in honor of Andy and Sandy Smith at The Country Club in Morristown for their dedication to serve children and families in need of mental health care, substance abuse, social and victim services in the Greater Lakeway Area. Proceeds from the event benefit the McNabb Center’s Jail to Work program in Hamblen County, which promotes the recovery of women who have a substance use disorder and are involved in the criminal justice system. Tickets: $150 per person; $1000, table of eight. 6-8 p.m. The Country Club, 1635 Doyal Drive, Morristown. Information

SATURDAY, AUG. 27

Fundraiser for Ukraine

Marek Maria Pienkowski Foundation Fundraiser for Humanitarian Support of Ukraine will include a silent auction of Ukrainian paintings, remarks by Dr. Marek Pienkowski, president of MMP Foundation, Victor Ashe, former U.S. Ambassador to Poland, Roman Lystvak, a Ukrainian artist from Lviv, a performance of Ukrainian music by musicians from East Tennessee and faculty and students from the UT School of Music organized by Professor Miroslav Hristov, and Ukrainian dinner by Rosa’s Catering and authenticated by Olena Korotych. All proceeds from ticket sales and the silent auctions will be donated to Doctors Without Borders, earmarked for humanitarian support of Ukraine. Tickets: $150 per person; tables of eight available. 6-9 p.m. Knoxville Botanical Garden and Arboretum, 2743 Wimpole Ave., Knoxville. Information: 865-584-4116 or www.pienkow.com

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