Knoxville Area Urban League Young professionals host Cork Savvy fundraiser

KNOXVILLE (WATE) – Knoxville college students hosted a wine tasting for a good cause.

The Knoxville Area Urban League hosted it’s seventh annual “Cork Savvy” fundraiser. The event raises money to provide scholarships for minority students entering the medical field through the Dr. Walter Hardy Scholarship Fund.

WATE 6 On Your Side reporters Kristen Holloway and Brandon Rook were emcees at the tasting and silent auction. Knoxville Area Urban League also volunteers in the community throughout the year.

The group is an affiliate of the National urban League Young Professionals, a nationwide network that provides leadership development, economic empowerment and community volunteer opporunities.

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