Wednesday, July 3, 2019

Fourth Annual Big Orange Gala: Tickets Available

Grab your best Friday night attire and add some Big Orange flair for the Fourth Annual Big Orange Gala, hosted by the Memphis UT Knoxville Alumni Chapter. Relive your college days dancing the night away and mingling with fellow Volunteers! 

Friday, August 9 
7 - 11 p.m.

Memphis Botanic Garden, Hardin Hall
750 Cherry Rd, Memphis, TN 38117

Gala Tickets
Each ticket includes heavy hors d'oeuvres and two drink tickets. Cash bar available.
Individual Gala Ticket - $75
White Sponsor - $1000—includes 10 tickets 
Orange Sponsor - $1500—includes 10 tickets and table

Note: $25 of each individual ticket purchase, $500 of the White Sponsorship, and $1000 of the Orange Sponsorship are non-refundable tax deductible donations to the Memphis Alumni Chapter Scholarship Endowment benefiting students attending UT from the Memphis area. 

Monday, May 20, 2019

College Football Kickoff Tailgate - August 17

The College Football Kickoff Party is a new fundraiser for the Junior League of Memphis (JLM) and serves as an exciting way to kick-off the upcoming football season with other sports fans across Memphis!

The 2019 event will be held on Saturday, August 17 from 2-6pm on the lawn of the JLM’s Community Resource Center (3475 Central Ave., 38111). Tickets are $10 per individual (includes two drink tickets for those 21+) and admission is free for kids under 13. Alumni associations or individuals have the option to set up a tent(s) for $50 each to serve as a home base for their alumni and fans for the day. The tent is not necessary in order to participate! Proceeds will support the JLM’s community programs.

Bring your favorite tailgate games and join us as we kick-off the 2019 Football season with music, food trucks and more as you mingle with other fans at this family-friendly event!

Saturday, March 2, 2019

The Pat Summitt Invitational

Grab your fellow UT Alumni and friends to Support the fight against Alzheimer’s disease.


Hosted by Spring Creek Ranch

May 6, 2019
Collierville, TN

Contact Sunny Biden at or call 865-524-1223 for tournament details!



Monday, February 18, 2019

Vols Basketball Watch Party

Vol Fans,

Join other alumni and fans at Brookhaven Pub (695 W Brookhaven Cir, Memphis, TN 38117) to cheer on the University of Tennessee Men's Basketball team as they finish out this record breaking season. See below for the remaining schedule:

Tue. 2/19 vs Vandy - 6pm
Sat. 2/23 @ LSU - 11am (doors open at 10:30a)
Wed. 2/27 @ Ole Miss - 6pm (if your not in Oxford at the game)
Sat. 3/2 vs UK - 1pm
Tue. 3/5 vs Miss State - 8pm
Sat. 3/9 @ Auburn - 11am (doors open at 10:30a)

Go Vols!

Thursday, February 7, 2019

Third Annual Black History Month Celebration

Join the Memphis UT Knoxville Alumni Chapter for its third annual Black History Month Celebration. Enjoy lunch at Central BBQ followed by a tour of the National Civil Right Museum.

Register online

Sunday, February 17

1 p.m.–Lunch
2 p.m.–Museum tour

Meet at Central BBQ for lunch. Afterwards, we'll walk to the National Civil Rights Museum.

How much?
Adults: $16
Seniors & Students: $14
Children 5–17: $13
Children under 4 & Military: Free

Michael Reynolds, chapter president

During the month of February, Lyft is offering one free ride to local Black history museums, memorials, and Black-owned businesses in Memphis and other cities across the U.S. and Canada in honor of Black History Month.  

Riders can use BHMMEM19 anytime this month for one free ride (up to $10) to the National Civil Rights Museum