Faith Thompson, Associate Director of Student Support Services for Fayette County Public Schools, and Charlie Lanter, Director of Homeless Prevention and Intervention, come by the studio to tell Doug High about their unique 24-Hour Homeless Challenge, aimed at raising awareness and funds for the most vulnerable among us: homeless children.
The Catholic Action Center's "Compassion Caravan" was out Monday night in Lexington with temperatures expected to dip into the mid to upper teens. Volunteers on the caravan try to persuade the city's homeless to come inside for the night.
The Catholic Action Center in Lexington is trading Breeders' Cup tickets for financial donations to the center's homeless program. A volunteer with the center donated the tickets. There are 11 general admission tickets and four sales pavilion tickets.