What You Do Matters
2019 Grant Recipients

Through generous funding from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, Blue Grass Community Foundation have awarded a total of $26,050 in “What You Do Matters” grants to help bring your 2019 On the Table ideas into action. This year, projects focused on the theme of creating a more welcoming and inclusive community for all. View the grant application videos below to learn more about the funded projects!

Access Language Solution, Inc. - $1,000
Using Technology to Provide Real-Time Interpreting

CivicLex - $2,000
On the Picnic Tables

Community Inspired Solutions - $2,000
What is My Super Power Summer Youth Conference

Friends of Lexington Senior Center, Inc. - $2,000
Meet Your Neighbors 

Greater Gardenside Association - $2,000
Gardenside at Sunset: Music, Dance, Culture & Arts

Independence Place, Inc. - $1,000
Bogging & Belonging:  People with disabilities go out on the town

International Book Project - $1,000
Globetrotters Summer Program

Jennie Shirey - $1,200
“Let’s Get Together” Community Forums

Kentucky Equal Justice Center - $2,000
Immigrants and Refugees Welcome Here

Kentucky Refugee Ministries - $2,000
Lex Be Friends

Lexington Public Library Foundation, Inc. - $1,850
Restorative Justice at Lexington Public Library

Professional Life Coach - $2,000
Central Kentucky Girls Rock 2019

Rhoer Club - $2,000
Youth Empowerment Program

The Plantory - $2,000
First American generation in Lexington Communication Workshop

Wild Fig Worker Co-op - $2,000
Community Healing Drumming Circle


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