Residence Halls To Raise Money For Love Kitchen (140)

KNOXVILLE, Tenn.– East Area Festival Committee, a residence hall group at the University of Tennessee-Knoxville, is conducting three fund raisers this fall for the Love Kitchen on McCalla Avenue.

 Love Kitchen, a volunteer organization, serves hundreds of hot meals to homeless and home-bound persons every Thursday.

 East area residence halls include Greve, Clement, Melrose and Massey. The group’s fund raisers last year benefited Habitat for Humanity.

 This year’s events include:

 — A five kilometer run and fun walk starting at 6 p.m., Oct. 29, from the University Center.

 — Tricycle derby beginning at 5 p.m., Oct. 30, at Greve Hall.

 — Golf tournament, starting at 8 a.m., Nov. 2, at Royal Oaks in Maryville.

 Registration information for all events is available at the Department of University Housing, East Area Office, 825 Volunteer Blvd., Knoxville, TN 37996. Telephone: 974-2451.

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 Contact: Kris Johnston-Keisling (423-595-9079)