Derby Party Raises Money for Kentucky Children's Hospital

Set Text Size SmallSet Text Size MediumSet Text Size LargeSet Text Size X-Large
Updated: 4/30/2012 1:33 pm
The Kentucky Derby may be a week away, but one group in Lexington got the party started early. The Makenna Foundation its annual fundraiser event tonight with a more relaxed theme than usual: Jeans, Jewels, and Juleps. There was live music, and auction, and dinner, but organizers say it was all about kids. All of the money raised will go to the Makenna David Pediatric Emergency Center at the Kentucky Children's Hospital. ABC 36's Tom Kenny emceed the event.

Most Popular
Overdose confirmed as cause of cheerleader death
A coroner says an accidental overdose caused the death of a University of Louisville cheerleader in July.
UPDATE: Madison Co. Man Pleads Guilty To Three Murders
A Madison County man pleaded guilty Thursday in the deaths of three people in two separate murder cases. Video Video
Louisville baby killed in shooting
Metro Louisville police say they are looking for a suspect in the fatal shooting of a 1-year-old girl.
Woman Accused Of Stealing Lingerie Then Flushing It
A woman was arrested after police said she stole items from Victoria's Secret then flushed it down the toilet at another store.
Accident Closes Part Of I75 In Laurel County
An accident involving a crane closed I75 early Thursday morning.
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital. supports children's privacy rights. All persons under the age of 13 MUST have parental permission to use this website and direct parental supervision is strongly recommended.