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Family Appreciation Week

Join us for Family Appreciation Week, April 8-12! Family Appreciation Week is an opportunity for us to express our gratitude for our Volunteer Families. We value the role parents and families have in student success and we want to show you how much your support means to us! 

Throughout the week, there will be fun activities for families to participate in and earn prizes, as well as various opportunities for students and staff to show their appreciation.

Proud Vol Family Boxes

Join the tradition and elevate your Volunteer pride with our Proud Vol Family Box, curated to celebrate the legacy of the UT Family. Each box features exclusive, limited edition UT Family merchandise and thoughtfully selected locally-sourced products, ensuring every member of the Volunteer community feels cherished and connected to the rich heritage of our beloved university.

For $45, this year’s box includes an orange collapsible pet bowl, an orange “Proud Volunteer Family” pet bandana, croc charms 4-pack, and 10ml car freshener with an exclusive scent, “Smells like a Vols Victory” from 865 Candle Co. Created in partnership with 865 Candle Co, “Smells like a Vols Victory”, embodies the spirit of Tennessee with its vibrant citrus, rich cigar, and celebratory champagne notes, creating a scent profile that captures the essence of a Volunteer victory.

Optional Bonus Item: Add a Volunteer Family Cooler Backpack to your box! For an additional $15, this cooler backpack will be your go-to companion for keeping refreshments cold and showing off your Volunteer pride! Perfect for picnics, tailgating, and more. 

Each box purchase includes a $5 donation to the Parents & Families Fund. The fund supports three scholarship programs which award 25 scholarships in academic achievement, commitment to leadership and service, and basic needs initiatives.

Place your order soon; quantities are limited. Box items will not be available again once this pre-order ends.

Purchase your Proud Vol Family Box!