This series aims to create an ongoing awareness campaign for nonprofit agencies throughout Kentucky and the U.S.
All Past Episodes
27:50 | #117 | First Aired: January 17, 2017
Bill Monroe's Birthplace in Rosine, otherwise known as the birthplace of bluegrass music; the very unique exhibits of the Behringer-Crawford museum in Covington; and a historic reenactment at Henry Clay's homestead of Ashland in Lexington are featured.
27:50 | #116 | First Aired: December 13, 2016
Three nonprofits helping serve Kentuckians with disabilities include a visit to the Kids Center for Pediatric Therapies in Louisville; listen to what can't be seen at Radio Eye in Lexington; and head back to Louisville for a presentation of majestic playhouses for some special children.
28:01 | #115 | First Aired: February 16, 2016
Celebrate nonprofit organizations that provide housing solutions in the bluegrass, both permanent and temporary. Urban League of Lexington, Habitat for Humanity's We Care - Love Your Neighborhood program, Ronald McDonald House, and the American Cancer Society's Hope Lodge are featured.
27:55 | #114 | First Aired: January 5, 2016
Explore the history of the Licking River, visit some of its unique points of interest, and learn about the non-profit organizations that help maintain and sustain it. Lexington Herald-Leader journalist Andy Mead narrates.
27:41 | #113 | First Aired: December 1, 2015
Fort Harrod's Beef Festival, the Beer Cheese Festival, the Woodland Arts Fair, and other unique Kentucky festivals help raise money for important community charities.
27:43 | #112 | First Aired: April 8, 2015
Segments feature Covington's The Point ARC, serving individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities; Lexington's Opportunity For Work & Learning, serving to create a world without barriers to employment; and the Dress For Success Fashion Show Fundraiser.
27:54 | #111 | First Aired: March 2, 2015
Give Into the Grove, a community event highlighting interactive art and music to help support local charities; March Madness Marching Band; and Central Kentucky Youth Orchestra's Music Works, bringing musical education to some young inner-city students, are featured.
26:59 | #110 | First Aired: December 6, 2014
In this concluding program, initiatives taken by Paducah's River Discovery Center and Kentucky River Keeper to educate and protect water resources are highlighted.
25:59 | #109 | First Aired: November 10, 2014
In part one, Bluegrass Greensource's Conservation programs; the annual River Sweep in Rabbit Hash, Kentucky; and what it would be like without these intiatives are highlighted.
28:28 | #108 | First Aired: February 5, 2014
Kosair Charities Face It campaign against child abuse, Kids Cancer Alliance's summer camp, doctors with Surgery on Sunday, and Frontier Nursing University's midwifery program are featured.
27:50 | #107 | First Aired: July 7, 2013
Moveable Feast's food delivery service, Faith Feeds Kentucky program, Seedleaf Farms, and a look at the Bluegrass Domestic Violence Farm Program are featured.
27:58 | #106 | First Aired: April 5, 2013
Riding for Hope, the Kentucky Equine Humane Center in Jessamine County, the Paris Animal Welfare Society, Winchester's A Time to Live, and Making a Difference Now in Lexington are featured.
27:37 | #105 | First Aired: November 15, 2012
Guests from Raptor Rehabilitation in Louisville and the Woodford Humane Society in Versailles share how animals are rescued and placed in new homes. Also, a behind-the-scenes look at Kentucky's only Primate Rescue Center and learn how horses are helping humans at Riding for Hope.
27:39 | #104 | First Aired: June 18, 2012
Mary Molsky of Beaumont Middle School talks about the Gummy Bears Club, promoting random acts of kindness throughout Kentucky's schools and how this is helping students with special needs better understand appropriate social skills. Karen Napier with Metro United Way discusses the high school drop out rate and nonprofits working to educate our children. On-Location stories include Kentucky's children's museum, the Explorium of Lexington, and Kentucky Child Now's statewide Great Kids Summit initiative.
27:51 | #103 | First Aired: January 2, 2012
Lyle Hanna of Hanna Resource Group talks about the Bluegrass Community Connector Project, which will identify 100 key individuals in Central Kentucky, who naturally increase communication and cooperation across city limits and county lines. Kris Kimel with Kentucky Space discusses an educational nonprofit enterprise that actually designs and launches satellites into space from Kentucky.
26:37 | #102 | First Aired: December 12, 2011
Chris Eddie of Smiley Pete Publishing talks about the new online coupon service, Pete's Deals, and Kathleen Martin of Get Healthy Kentucky discusses health initiatives around the state, including Second Sunday. On-Location stories include American Heart Association of Central Kentucky's Go Red for Women and a look at Bluegrass PRIDE's statewide environmental educational initiatives.
27:46 | #101 | First Aired: November 8, 2011
Steve Austin of the Bluegrass Community Foundation discusses the free wireless cloud internet access project in downtown Lexington and Danielle Clore of the Kentucky Nonprofit Network talks about the importance of nonprofit awareness. On-Location stories include Friend For Life Cancer Support of Louisville, Kentucky, and a very unique theatrical performance.