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Lisa Adkins

To date, Blue Grass Community Foundation has awarded more than $77.5 million in grants and scholarships to support nonprofits and community engagement initiatives across central and eastern Kentucky. Read more

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Five Lexington-based proposals have made the cut as finalists for the second annual Knight Cities Challenge, a competition that provides $5 million in funding to be shared among winning ideas for improving Knight Foundation communities.The... Read more

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Lexington’s fifth annual GoodGiving Guide Challenge charity fundraising drive raised more than $1.3 million for 115 nonprofits serving central and eastern Kentucky.The online and phone-in donation program is an initiative of... Read more

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Lexington has been chosen to be part of an intensive revitalization effort, joining six other U.S. cities that will receive a year or more of expert assistance aimed at boosting the economic viability of entire neighborhoods.The... Read more

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The plan for a linear downtown park that will follow Lexington’s historic Town Branch Creek is moving forward, with the Urban County Council giving the go-ahead for a $50 million private fundraising campaign to fund the project.The... Read more

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Blue Grass Community Foundation has been named as the fifth most active community foundation grantmaker in the United States in 2014, according to a national report released recently by CF insights.“We are thrilled but not completely... Read more

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