Tim Kerin Memorial Drive

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Tim Kerin Memorial Drive

September 30, 2017 @ 12:00 am - 11:59 pm

oin Second Harvest during Hunger Action Month, on the campus of the University of Tennessee, for the 25th annual Tim Kerin Memorial Towel Drive on Saturday, September 30. Towels will be distributed two hours before the 3:30 p.m. kick-off for the Tennessee vs. Georgia football game at Neyland Stadium.

Second Harvest Food Bank of East Tennessee volunteers, staff and students of the University of Tennessee Campus Ministers Council will distribute UT Power Towels for a suggested donation of $5. The orange and white Tim Kerin Memorial power towels will be available outside each gate at Neyland Stadium starting at 1:30 p.m. With a $5 donation, each UT power towel will provide 15 meals to hungry East Tennesseans.

“Second Harvest is grateful to the University of Tennessee and its fans for supporting our efforts in fighting hunger and for this outstanding fundraiser in memory of Tim Kerin,” says Elaine Streno, Executive Director. “Every dollar of the proceeds collected in this drive will benefit the food bank to provide food to families in need in East Tennessee.”

Tim Kerin greatly impacted the University of Tennessee and the Knoxville community. Kerin came to the University in 1976 as Head Athletic Trainer. He was honored as Trainer of the Year by the Tennessee Athletic Trainers Society in 1992 and was elected posthumously into the National Athletic Trainers Association Hall of Fame in 1993.


September 30, 2017
12:00 am - 11:59 pm