Checkerboard Children’s Charities is a 501C-3 non-profit organization engaged in volunteering and fund-raising efforts to support children’s charities in the greater Knox County area and Eastern Tennessee.
Our mission is focused on addressing the fundamental needs of at-risk children in four key areas:
- Health and Wellness
- Food and Nutrition
- Housing and Shelter
- Clothing and Necessities
It’s hard to believe but this year will be our third annual Knox Derby Day. For this annual event, we will direct funds for up to 5 worthy causes. We have partnered with Shangri-La Therapeutic Academy of Riding (STAR) to be a cornerstone charity of this event. Our committee has also decided that each year …
Following a very successful inaugural 2018 Knox Derby Day, we were able to present 3 checks to very deserving local establishments that are making a difference in children’s lives. The first check was presented to Shangri-La Therapeutic Academy of Riding (STAR) for $5,400. Then we presented a check to Knoxville Inner City Kids Outreach (KICKO) …
|April 11, 2020||Derby Hat Party|
|September 5, 2020||Knox Derby Day|
|May 4, 2019||Knox Derby Day|
|November 7, 2018||Celebrity Bartender|
|May 5, 2018||Knox Derby Day|
|March 31, 2018||Derby Hat Party|
|February 28, 2018||C3ET Pint Night by Casual Pint Northshore and Sweetwater Brewing|
The best way to get in touch with us is via e-mail. Please direct inquiries to our general inbox at the following address: firstname.lastname@example.org and we’ll respond as quickly as possible.