ASP is excited to have a center in Sullivan County. The central location of Celebration Church will allow us to work in Sullivan, Washington, and Carter Counties.
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Meet the Summer Staff
Left to Right: Lindsey Vernon (Center Director), Forest Good (HXP Finance Coordinator), Henry Erickson (Finance Coordinator), Kathryn Lambright (Operations Coordinator), Ashtin Barker (Volunteer Coordinator), Covey Byars (HXP Volunteer Coordinator)
Sleeping Quarters: Classrooms in the church. Most folks will sleep on the second floor. There is an elevator. Most spaces are air conditioned.
Cafeteria/Kitchens: Fellowship hall space will serve as the dining and gathering space.
Showers: There are large bathrooms on both floors. The first floor bathrooms have four showers in each.
Recreation Space: Lots of outdoor space in the parking lot for four square, gaga ball and other games. The gym will be available for basketball recreation some nights. Fellowship hall will be available for gathering.
Closest Medical Facility: Indian Path Community Hospital – 2000 Brookside Dr, Kingsport, TN 37660 ~17 minutes. Walk in clinics are closer.
About the Community
Terrain: Hilly, with mountain backdrop. Medium size towns on either end, with lots of rural space in between.
County Seat: Blountville, TN
Major Employers: Eastman
Per Capita Income: $31,300
Percent Living Below Poverty Line: 12.33%
Interesting Fact: Sullivan is Tennessee’s second-oldest county; it was established in 1779 when the area was still part of North Carolina.