KGMC Sponsors & Grants

2021 Holiday Show Presenting Sponsor

Positively Living-Choice Health Network Logo

Positively Living, Inc. was established in 1996 to assist in the care of those living with HIV and AIDS. In 2018 we launched our Choice Health Network to serve more people, in more impactful ways.

Today, Positively Living & Choice Health Network operates as a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization serving East Tennessee’s most vulnerable populations: nearly 5,000 individuals and families struggling to survive the challenges created by HIV, homelessness, mental illness, substance use, and disabilities. 

Multi-Year Continuing Sponsor

KGMC Holiday Concert Orchestra Sponsor

Food brings people together. You don’t eat with strangers and there is something truly intimate about sharing a meal with someone.”  – Bettina Hamblin

Farmacy believes in uniting our community be it through food or song — or in the case of their wildly popular Drag Brunch, both!

KGMC Holiday Concert Music Sponsor

While earning a business degree at the University of Tennessee, I obtained my real estate license in 2003. I spent the next ten years managing a top producing real estate team that averaged over $25 million a year in sales. In addition to working with buyers and sellers, I became a broker and took on roles for training, developing, and advising other agents. In 2014 I decided to pave my own path as an agent and went into business on my own. Like my personality, I am a very easy-going Realtor. My philosophy is to take a soft, low pressure approach with my clients so they never feel rushed or pressured into buying or selling a home until they’re ready.

Music Sponsor for “Snowflakes”
and “Hard Candy Christmas”

 Multi-Year Continuing Sponsor

A huge thanks to Lucille Griffo for her ongoing support of KGMC.  An advocate for inclusion and equality, Lucille has supported KGMC for many years as a donor and a former Board Member.  Community support from enthusiastic individuals is what makes the heart of KGMC beat so strongly.

Music Sponsor for
“We Need a Little Chirstmas Now”

 Multi-Year Continuing Sponsor

Sustaining Sponsors

All are welcome at Church Street!  The primary rehearsal home for the Knoxville Gay Men’s Chorus, Church Street believes every person is of sacred worth and created in God’s image. We welcome and celebrate the gifts God has given to all persons without regard to race, color, national origin, ethnicity, age, gender, disability, status, economic condition, sexual orientation, gender identity, or religious affiliation. As God loves us, so let us love and serve in the name of Christ.

 Multi-Year Continuing Sponsor

Established in Knoxville in 2018, 865 Candle Company is a local soy candle company providing handcrafted, high quality, small batch, and highly fragranced candles, wax melts, and essential oil products that inspire your senses with persuasive aromas.

Since 2019, 865 Candles has also made the Knoxville Gay Men’s Chorus a part of their family.  We encourage you to make them part of yours!

 Multi-Year Continuing Sponsor


Knoxville is a city on the Tennessee River in eastern Tennessee. Downtown, the Market Square district has 19th-century buildings with shops and restaurants. The Museum of East Tennessee History has interactive exhibits plus regional art, textiles and Civil War artifacts. James White’s Fort, built by the Revolutionary War captain, includes the reconstructed 1786 log cabin that was Knoxville’s first permanent building.

The Alliance was created in 2001 through a highly participatory community-driven process. Its predecessor was the Arts Council of Greater Knoxville, formed in 1974.

The mission of the Arts & Culture Alliance of Greater Knoxville is to serve and support a diverse community of artists, arts organizations, and cultural institutions. The Alliance is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt, charitable nonprofit organization.

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