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City, social service agencies ask donors to help offset shortfall

Lexington’s budget for next year has been crippled by a $40 million shortfall because of fallout from COVID-19

Groups get funds to aid in coronavirus relief

A community foundation is awarding $100,000 in grants to support coronavirus relief efforts in the Lexington area.

City, groups come together to offset losses due to virus

Social service agencies, community groups try to help offset financial losses.

GoodGiving Challenge update – more than $800,000 raised

More than $800,000 has been raised so far through the GoodGiving Challenge

Philanthropy challenge kicks off Giving Tuesday

The GoodGiving Challenge will connect people with 131 local nonprofits from December 3 - 9.

Blue Grass Community Foundation receives big donation for Town Branch Park

The Blue Grass Community Foundation has received a large check to help build Town Branch Park. 

Have an innovative idea for Lexington? Win money to make it happen

If you're a young innovator, you could win money to support one of your ideas. 

Giving back with the GoodGiving Challenge

So far this holiday season, you have given thanks and shopped until you dropped. Now, it is time to give back to your community.

Good Giving Challenge to kickoff Wednesday

GoodGiving Challenge will kick off in Lexington on Wednesday November 28th.

SplashJAM pop-up splash pad is back this summer

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ)- What better way to beat the heat than by going to SplashJAM? The pop-up splash pad returned to Lexington Tuesday and will...

Downtown Lexington crosswalk painted rainbow

Just days before Lexington's tenth annual Pride Festival, a permanent surprise has been added to an intersection near the festival's location.

BGCF: Make someone ‘hoppy’ this Easter with Giving Cards

The Blue Grass Community Foundation is offering residents a chance to include some charity along with chocolate in this year’s Easter basket by purchasing a Giving Card.

UPDATE: About 11,000 participants join “On the Table”

The Blue Grass Community Foundation says that about 11,000 Lexington residents participated in "On the Table," a series of community-wide conversations about what makes the city great and what can be done to make it even better.

“On the Table” event aims to open city-wide dialogue on Lexington’s future

A local organization is inviting Lexington residents to come together on March 15th for a city-wide conversation on how to collaboratively build and maintain a strong, safe and dynamic community.

“On the Table” event to give voice to Hope Center homeless, addicted

Homeless clients at Hope Center will participate in a unique event on Wednesday, May 15th, called "On the Table."

On the Table – Blue Grass Community Foundation

Laurie Preston, with the Blue Grass Community Foundation, comes by the studio to talk with Melanie Kendall about the upcoming "On the Table" event, happening Wednesday, March 15th.

Community members commit to improving the city of Lexington

Members of the Lexington community joined Mayor Jim Gray and came together Wednesday to discuss what makes the city great, as well as ideas to make the area even better.

“On the Table” – Blue Grass Community Foundation

Doug High sits down with Laurie Preston and Jamie Rodgers to talk about a unique opportunity to open up a dialogue with community members about issues affecting the quality of life in Lexington by joining the Blue Grass Community Foundation at the "On The Table," happening Wednesday, March 15th.

Residents Asked to Help Plan Lexington’s Future

In neighborhoods across Lexington, residents will come together in small groups on March 15, 2017, to discuss how to collaboratively build and maintain a strong, safe and dynamic community.

Coach Mitchell Supports Donation Drive For Local Nonprofits

The Good Giving Guide Challenge ends this week, and The Mitchell Family Foundation has agreed to match a portion of donations during its last day with the Buzzer Beater Challenge.

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COVID-19 deaths and positivity rate up slightly from Sunday in Kentucky

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Travel Advisory: Lane closure on West Maxwell Street in Lexington

The temporary closure is scheduled from 7pm-6am through June 28, according to the state.

KSP investigating officer-involved shooting in Campbell County

The shooting happened early Sunday morning in a parking lot in Newport, according to KSP.

Southern Baptists quash expanded sex abuse probe, for now

The proposal is almost certain to resurface when the nation’s largest denomination holds its biggest and most contentious annual meeting in decades.