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.
Bourbon, Brims, & Books
Thursday, September 27 @ Frazier History Museum 6PM
Wear your best Derby hat and enjoy food prepared by KMS Culinary, music by the Zack Longoria Project and MC- THE JP Davis! And all for a great cause benefitting It Pays To Read: a local community literacy program right here in Louisville, KY serving at-risk youth, families and schools! Click here for more info.
Active Heroes Golf Scramble
Friday, October 5 @ Heritage Hill Golf Club 10:30AM
Support Active Heroes by participating in their annual golf scramble. There will also be breakfast at the retreat center before the scramble. Click here to register.
Car Show Benefitting Friends for Hope
Saturday, October 6 @ Workout Anytime Bardstown 9AM
Friends for Hope is a non-profit Cancer support group that is made up of some very wonderful people! There will be a lot of cool cars and plenty to do! Click here for details.
Birds, Brews, and BBQ
Saturday, October 6 @ German American Club 6PM
Support the Louisville Nature Center at their annual fundraising event. DJ Bones will be spinning vintage vinyl, followed by bluegrass music by the River Rounders, food from Common Table (including vegetarian option), cash bar, games (including Spin FOR the Bottle!), and Silent Auction. Click here for tickets.
Craft Beer Throwdown
Thursday, October 11 @ Louisville Water Tower Park 6PM
All proceeds from the Craft Beer Throwdown will be used to prevent and end youth homelessness in Louisville. The Coalition for the Homeless and 50 community partners are working to address the needs of more than 800 local youth who experience homelessness each year, helping them move from the streets to permanent housing. Learn more at louhomeless.org.
Friday, October 12 @ Mellwood Art & Entertainment Center
Dress to impress for the 7thAnnual Norton Cancer Institute Pink Prom! There will be a live DJ set from T-Pain & an Acoustic Performance from Logan Henderson. Visit thepinkprom.com for ticket information.
Ales for Tails
Saturday, October 20 @ Boundary Oak Distillery 7PM
Entertainment will be provided by local talents Sean T. and Hollie, an unbelievable auction, heavy hors d’oeuvres by Tony York Plus this year’s ticket includes tastings of many spirits from Boundary Oak Distillery! All proceeds go to your furry friends at the Hardin County Animal Shelter.
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!