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Serving adults with intellectual disabilities in Knoxville since 1961.

Mission & Values

Sertoma Center is dedicated to providing programs and services that empower adults with intellectual disabilities to achieve their fullest potential.
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Sertoma was founded in 1961 by the Knoxville Downtown Sertoma Club and met in the basement of First Presbyterian Church. The initial goal of the Center was to train pre-school children for special education classes in the public schools.
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Sertoma provides programs that enhance the lives of those we serve but we can’t do it alone. Your gift allows us to continue the same exemplary care and services that Sertoma Center has delivered to persons with disabilities since 1961
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The Folks Next Door

View a “day in the life” of two of the Knoxville area adults with intellectual disabilities who are served by Sertoma Center of Knoxville. Both Richard Meadors and Keri Sanders share their outlook on life, their work and their friends in this short video produced this spring for Sertoma’s Friendship Dinner.

The Folks Next Door

2017 Auction & Fundraiser

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