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Over $12,000 raised during Kentucky Gives Day!

Kentucky Give Day 2020 is officially complete and we have great news! We have exceeded our goal of raising $10,000 to support our mission! During the 24 hour giving day yesterday we received support from 68 individuals or organizations from 21 counties across the Commonwealth as well as donations from 6 other states. Donation Type Amount Online Donation ( $3,855 Offline Donations (Checks received by KLEF earmarked for KY Gives Day) $2,200 Matching Grants (Applied to online and offline donations) $6,600 Total $12,655 Just a reminder that the funds raised go to directly support our vision services and programs which provide opportunities for Kentuckians across the state, including everyone in the photos below. We greatly appreciate the support that our Foundation's friends and family has shown over the past few weeks in preparing the Kentucky Gives Day and the support that we receive from our Trustees and volunteers throughout the year! THANK YOU for all that you do!

A HUGE THANK YOU TO THE FOLLOWING INDIVIDUALS AND CLUBS FOR PROVIDING THE MATCHING GRANTS: Calvert City Lions Club Fred Wright Judy Wright Bowling Green Noon Lions Club Louisville Downtown Lions Club Florence Lions Club Jeffersontown Lions Club Cadiz Lions Club

THANK YOU TO THE INDIVIDUALS WHO DONATED ANONYMOUSLY & THE FOLLOWING ONLINE DONORS: Anonymous Anonymous Anonymous Anonymous Anonymous Anonymous Ami Reinhardt Andrei Tunsil Anthony Bishop Ashley Haury Belinda Muench Bobby Russell Carol Hollander Chuck Carlson Cynthia Cannon-Ferguson & Mac Ferguson Dale Barrett Doreena McArthur Edwin Hollander Emily Hunt Franklin Lions Club Gary Logan Gary Streable George Lonneman Gerald Moss Gerry Newson Greg Premo Holly Schaefer Janet Swett Jeffrey Lorenzen Jennifer Hunt Jon Lawson Judy Schaller Karen Hayse Kathy Jones Keith O'Daniel Kenneth Spurling Kyle & Marrissa Kendall Lawrence Pusateri Lindy Lamkin Lori Spurling Mark Schaller Mark Webster Marsha Lorenzen Mary Mills Mary Wethington Rebecca Bishop Robert Picken Robert Macy Ruth Fitzwater Sandra Gogan Sara Ceresa Shea Nickell & Carolyn Watson Steven Pedersen Teresa Warner Terry Kennedy Tom Jones Vicki Welch William Logan


Barbara Warfield Hopkinsville Lions Club Judy Davenport Nancy Pence

Omar Rogers Paul & Betty Witten Richard Timmerman

Thomas Matney Willard Fogle

CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR PRIZE HOUR WINNERS: Morning Power Hour: Ruth Fitzwater Happy Hour Power Hour: Vicki Welch Night Owl Power Hour: Carol Hollander

Thanks again for all of your support, not only yesterday, but always! If you were unable to donate on Kentucky Gives Day but would like to contribute today or at some point in the future, please note that we are always accepting donations on our website - or by mail at our office at 301 E. Muhammad Ali Blvd., Louisville, KY 40202.

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