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.
Down with Derby Fashion Show
Thursday, March 21 @ The Gillespie 6:30PM
This unique and fun runway show, and cocktail party will offer attendees exclusive early bird access to the most stylish looks for the 2019 Derby season. The funds raised by the event will support nationally recognized Lifelong Learning Programs which focus on the educational and social growth of individuals with Down syndrome. Click here for more event info.
Survive to Thrive Art Auction
Friday, March 22 @ The Historic State Theatre Complex 6:30PM
The evening will include silent and live art auctions, heavy hors devours and live music. All proceeds will benefit Silverleaf Sexual Trauma Recovery, which serves as the Lincoln Trail District’s rape crisis and child advocacy center. All of the services they provide are at no cost to victims or their families. Check out their event page for details.
Paws Pet Care Yappy Hour
Wednesday, March 27 @ 3rd Turn Brewing 6PM
A night of your favorite things, craft beer and dogs! A portion of food and alcohol sales will benefit The Arrow Fund. This loving organization provides veterinary care to abused animals, increases public awareness of animal abuse, and supports other animal protection efforts. Click here for details.
Derby & Prom Fashion Show
Saturday, March 30 @ The Wedding Shop 12PM
Along with the fashion show there will also be silent and live auctions, all benefitting Working the Puzzle for Autism. Check their event page for more information.
Saturday, March 30 @ 8:30PM
Earth Hour is an initiative of the World Wildlife Federation. Celebrate Earth Hour by turning off your lights from 8:30-9:30 in solidarity with people all over the globe.
Dine to Donate
Thursday, April 11 @ Buffalo Wings & Rings (Bardstown) 4-8PM
15% of proceeds from your meal will benefit WHAS Crusade for Children on behalf of Nelson County High School. 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!