Raise Funds for Fulton’s Secret Santa

Hey NKBPA, this is one of our favorite meetings, so mark your calendar now for the 2nd Friday of the month at 7:45 am at Fulton High.

The next NKBPA meeting on Veterans Day, November 11th will be an auction to raise funds for Fulton’s Secret Santa program. The program gives Christmas to kids who otherwise don’t have anything for Christmas. If you have items to donate for the auction please email nkbpa.info@gmail.com. If you don’t have any items to auction, please come to the meeting with $$$$$$.

If you can’t attend, please make a donation. Donations can be made by mailing a check to NKBPA Attn: Secret Santa, PO BOX 27479, Knoxville, TN 37927-7479 or by making your donation by selecting the donation option here as you would register for a ticket.

PLEASE REGISTER so we know how much coffee and breakfast to have on hand. You can register here

We are also taking recommendations and nominations for the 2023 board that will be voted on in December. If you would like to be active on our board or know someone who would be great please let us know at nkbpa.info@gmail.com.

Give us your program suggestions and tell us what you’d like to see in the NKBPA, take our survey.

Join us on October 14 for Mayor Kincannon and Chief Noel

Mayor Indya Kincannon introduced Paul Noel as Knoxville’s Chief of Police. Noel is a 25 year-plus police veteran and served as Deputy Superintendent of the New Orleans Police Department. Mayor Kincannon said, “Paul is passionate about serving and believes transparency, accountability, and accessibility are key to being an effective leader.

“He is also a nationally recognized advocate for preventing mistakes and misconduct by police officers and I look forward to him bringing his experience and expertise to our city.”

Mayor Kincannon and Chief Noel will be at our October 14th meeting. Come learn more.

If you would like to sponsor a breakfast email Ethan Kirk ekirk@emeraldyouth.org.

Meeting Details

When: October 14th

Time: Networking and breakfast 7:45 am, meeting begins at 8, adjourns at 9 am

Where: Emerald Youth Haslam-Sansom Ministry Complex Lonsdale (1740 Texas Ave.)

Mark your calendars – We meet on the 2nd Friday of every month at varying locations. Problems, please email nkbpa.info@gmail.com and let us know how we can improve.

OCT 14th Membership Meeting image

When: OCT. 14th, Mayor Indya Kincannon and Police Chief Paul Noel

Time: Networking and breakfast at 7:45 am, meeting begins at 8, adjourns at 9 am

Where: Emerald Youth Haslam-Sansom Ministry Complex Lonsdale (1740 Texas Ave.)

DATE CHANGE – Senator Becky Duncan Massey to speak at August 5th Meeting

This month we will meet at Lynn and Perry Beal’s Magnolia House Bed and Breakfast (5267 Fountainhead Lane, Knoxville, TN 37918) to hear from Senator Becky Duncan Massey.

About this event

Join us to hear from Senator Becky Duncan Massey. Becky is a native of Knoxville, she grew up in the Holston Hills area. Serving the this community and the state is a family legacy. Becky is also a business woman she was the executive director of Sertoma Center for 25 years, Dogwood Festival Events Director, American Savings and Loan Vice President and Walters State Community College Adjunct Professor. She also has served on numerous community boards.

August 12th Membership Meeting - Sen. Becky Duncan Massey image

If you would like to become a member of the North Knoxville Business and Professional Association please fill out our membership form here: https://form.jotform.com/83410497429159

Back to School: Fill the Cart

Support UpTown North teachers and students as they head back to school next week by purchasing items on their Amazon Wishlists!

Belle Morris Elementary School: https://www.amazon.com/hz/wishlist/ls/1SX57WDN8N17U…

Christenberry Elementary School: https://a.co/jiXzvFn

Fulton High School: https://www.amazon.com/hz/wishlist/ls/11O3AC4FYR0Z6…

Spring Hill Elementary School: https://www.amazon.com/hz/wishlist/ls/1LLWJCBSCE986…

Whittle Springs Elementary School: https://a.co/gnSOyZ9