Crisis/Suicide HelplineFriday, January 30, 2015
No matter what problems you are dealing with, we want to help you find a reason to keep living. By calling 1-800-273-TALK (8255) you’ll be connected to a skilled, trained counselor at a crisis center in your area, anytime 24/7.
Louisville Deer & Turkey Expo, (thru 2/1)Friday, January 30, 2015
The Louisville Deer & Turkey Expo starts Friday, and runs through Sunday at the Kentucky Fair & Exposition Center ($8 to park at the Expo. Center). Many special attractions including contests, exhibits, cooking and special guest stars. Get ticket info. At: deerinfo.com/louisville/
SAM CampaignFriday, January 30, 2015
Help Alex Kimura find a bone marrow donor for sister Sam. There are many ways you can help the girls on their 50 state campaign for registered donors for others suffering from blood disease. Get details at: www.sharingamericasmarrow.com/
St. Baldrick's Sign-ups Going on Now!Friday, January 30, 2015
St. Baldrick’s Needs Heads Now…And Other Volunteers to Help Fight Childhood Cancer! The St. Baldrick's Foundation is a volunteer-driven charity that funds more in childhood cancer research grants than any organization except the U.S. government. Individuals and teams are needed for the Louisville event scheduled for March 7th from 12 – 6 p.m. at the Water Tower on River Rd. Get involved and you'll be giving hope to infants, children, teens and young adults fighting childhood cancers. It’s a fun time too. Get info. from David Elster: 412-496-3512 or Stephanie Livingood: firstname.lastname@example.org
Legal Aid Society Vet Benefit ToolSaturday, January 31, 2015
The Legal Aid Society has launched an online, interactive tool designed for low-income veterans as they apply for VA benefits. Veterans living in Kentucky can find state-specific resources at kyjustice.org
5th Annual "Monarchs, Mutts, and Meows"Saturday, February 14, 2015
5th Annual "Monarchs, Mutts, and Meows" Fundraiser to raise awareness and funds for animals waiting for loving homes in our area. Live Music & Dancing with Monarchs. Buffet Dinner at Claudia Sanders Dinner House in Shelbyille on Valentines Day from 7 pm - 11 pm. We have Corporate Table seating and Open seating available…but we always sell out. Get your tickets now! Call 502-655-3442 or go to www.5rescues.org to order your tickets for a night of fun for a great cause.
Paws for a Cold Wet Nose GalaSaturday, February 14, 2015
The Animal Protection Association is holding its annual Paws for a Cold Wet Nose Gala, Dinner and Dance Feb. 14, 7-11 p.m., at the Mellwood Art Center. Come dance to the Doo Wop All Stars and enjoy a menu prepared by Upper Crust catering. The Animal Protection Association will offer a huge silent auction, raffles, photography and a cash bar. Tickets are $45 and may be purchased by calling (502) 905-1147 or (502) 592-0363 and on their website, www.pawsforacoldwetnose.com.All proceeds go to fund the Animal Protection Association, a no-kill shelter at 702 E. 11th St., Jeffersonville, Ind.; (812) 283-6555.