There are wonderful charities throughout Kentucky working to help people from all walks of life. Whether through acts of service, participation or simply a financial contribution these charities need YOUR help! Sometimes it can seem overwhelming to decide which charity to donate to, so we will be compiling a list every month of fun upcoming charity events to help guide you in the right direction.
Purses, Pump & Prevention
Thursday, April 25 @ The Historic State Theatre 7PM
Join Hardin Memorial Health and HMH Foundation for the fifth annual Purses, Pumps and Prevention, a Cancer Awareness Social Benefiting HMH Cancer Care presented by the Swope Family of Dealerships. Visit their event page for ticket and sponsor information.
Human Trafficking Awareness
Saturday, April 27 @ Elizabethtown Performing Arts Center 10AM-3PM
Learn how to recognize the signs, protect children, and assist victims. Informational booths, authors, support groups, and non-profit organizations will be on site to help with any questions or concerns. Visit their event page for more information on vendor set up or registration.
Shantel Lanerie Breast Cancer Foundation Cocktail Party
Sunday, April 28 @ Oxmoor Country Club 6PM
The event will include hors d’oeuvres will be provided by local restaurants, a chipping contest, live and silent auctions as well as live music. All proceeds will benefit the Shantel Lanerie Breast Cancer Foundation which helps with first detection screenings and medical costs of those battling cancer. Visit their event page for more information on special attendants and contests.
Bowl for the Roses
Thursday, May 2 @ Main Event 7:30PM
This bowling event benefits Kids Brain Cancer Alliance, the Backside Learning Center & Jamon Brown Foundation. For ticket and sponsorship information visit their event page.
Hats, Bowties & Bourbon II
Saturday, May 4 @ Garden Court 4PM
The Louisville Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity presents a derby event benefitting St. Jude Research Hospital and Showcase of Historically Black Colleges and Universities. Visit their event page for details.
Murder Mystery Dinner
Saturday, May 11 @ The Historic State Theatre
Enjoy a fun filled night including dinner and a show. All proceeds will be donated to Crusade for Children. Visit their event page for ticket details.
The Fight Foundation 5K
Saturday, May 18 @ Broad Run Park 9AM
Walk, run or just have fun at the second annual Fight Foundation 5K benefitting pediatric cancer research. Click here for more information.
There are new events every month so be sure to check back with us in July for an updated list of charity events in our area!