Where We Serve

Emerald Youth Foundation is fortunate to collaborate with churches and faith-based organizations throughout Knoxville to better serve city children and their families. Each of these partners shares Emerald Youth’s mission of supporting urban youth and promoting the next generation of Godly leaders.


Please see below for a list of our church and faith-based partners and their locations. If your church or organization is interested in working with us, we would enjoy hearing from you.


Area Ministries:

Emerald Avenue UMC

1620 N. Central Street
Knoxville, TN 37917


First Baptist Roseberry City

217 Hiawassee Avenue
Knoxville, TN 37917


Laurel Church of Christ

3457 Kingston Pike
Knoxville, TN 37919


Lincoln Park UMC

3120 Pershing Street
Knoxville, TN 37917


mechanicsville ministry center

601 College Street
Knoxville, TN 37921


Mount Moriah FBH

2001 Western Avenue
Knoxville, TN 37921


North area ministry complex

1718 N. Central Street
Knoxville, TN 37917


North Knoxville Baptist

217 W Oldham Ave,
Knoxville, TN 37917


The Restoration House of East Tennessee

2205 Village Place Way
Knoxville, TN 37923


Second UMC

1524 Western Avenue
Knoxville, TN 37921


Smithwood Baptist

4914 Jacksboro Pike
Knoxville, TN 37918


Western Heights Baptist Center

1230 W. Scott Avenue
Knoxville, TN 37921

Area Ministries:

Hillcrest UMC

1615 Price Avenue
Knoxville, TN 37920


Hope Central of Knoxville

2206 Tecoma Drive
Knoxville, TN 37917


Mount Zion Baptist

2714 Brooks Avenue
Knoxville, TN 37914


Peace and Goodwill missionary Baptist

1723 Washington Avenue
Knoxville, TN 37917


4339 Woodlawn Pike
Knoxville, TN 37920

Area Ministries:

Lonsdale area ministry complex

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Oak Valley Baptist

194 Hampton Road
Oak Ridge, TN 37830


E.V. Davidson Community Center (Indoor Pool)

3124 Wilson Avenue
Knoxville, TN 37914



1905 McMinn Street
Knoxville, TN 37917


Sansom Sports Complex

234 Dale Avenue
Knoxville, TN 37921


Other Partners