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.
Dreams at the Downs
Thursday, September 26 @ Churchill Downs 5PM
Dinner buffet atop Millionaire’s Row benefitting New Directions, an organization that is dedicated to providing affordable housing and services to lift individuals and revitalize neighborhoods. Click here for details.
Taco + Tequila Throwdown
Friday, September 27 @The Regency 7PM
Tacos prepared by local chefs with gourmet drinks and live music. All proceeds benefit Kosair Charities. Check out their event page for more information.
October 4 & 5 @ Lakeview Park 3PM
Wine or bourbon tastings, car show, food trucks, and dog races to benefit the Kentucky Dachshund Rescue. Click here fore tickets and event information.
Life After: Speak Out Against Domestic Violence
Saturday, October 5 @ Churchill Downs 10AM
This brunch fundraiser will feature speakers, silent auction, live panel and more. Proceeds will benefit multiple organization. Including Speak Out Movement, Family Scholar House, and UP for Women. Visit their event page on Facebook for registration.
Circle of Solidarity
Saturday, October 12 @ Frazier Hall at Bellarmine University 6PM
A vibrant gala fundraiser featuring dinner, live entertainment and dancing. All proceeds will benefit La Casita Center, an organization that enhances the well-being of Louisville’s Latinx community. They do this through education, empowerment, advocacy, and wellness. Click here for details.
Friday, October 18 @ Mellwood Art Center 8PM
Dress up, bring a date, walk the pink carpet, have your picture taken and dance the night away. Dress to impress and have fun with all proceeds benefitting the Norton Cancer Institute. Click here for more information.
Saturday, October 19 @ St. Catherine Academy 4PM
Turkey dinner, silent auction and games, all benefitting St. Catherine Academy. Visit their event page for details.
A Little Country Flare for Kid’s Hair
Thursday, October 24 @ Talon Winery 7PM
Anjay’s Kids 6th Annual Fundraisers at Talon Winery. Dinner provided by J Renders Southern Table and entertainment by JD Shelburne. Click here for more.
Kentucky State Parks Day at the Races
Thursday, October 24 @ Keeneland Racecourse 11AM
A fun filled day with brunch, horse races, and silent auction. All proceeds benefit The Kentucky State Parks Foundation which protects, promotes, enhances, and advocates for the natural, historical, and cultural resources of Kentucky. Click here for details.
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!