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Kentucky volunteers needed to review cases of children in foster care

Citizen Foster Care Review Boards in 37 Kentucky counties are seeking volunteers to make a difference in the lives of local children in foster care and other out-of-home care.

FCPS Superintendent Launches “Give 10” Volunteer Program

On Thursday, Fayette County Public Schools Superintendent Manny Caulk issued a call to action to make a difference in the life of a child.

“Compassionate Caravan” Helps Homeless Beat the Cold

As temperatures begin to creep below freezing, one local organization is gearing up to make sure everyone is Fayette County has a warm place to sleep at night.

Volunteers needed at Catholic Action Center

On Thursday, the Catholic Action Center posted a need for daytime volunteers on their Facebook page.

Tools stolen from Habitat for Humanity

Someone stole thousands of dollars worth of tools from Habitat for Humanity of Madison and Clark Counties.

Asbury students headed to Louisiana to provide disaster relief

Asbury University says that sixteen students will travel to Baton Rouge, Louisiana this weekend to provide disaster relief to victims of flooding in the area.

Students turn out for UK’s FUSION 2016 event

Hundreds of University of Kentucky students took time on Tuesday pitching in to help the community at the UK FUSION 2016 event.

Richmond is getting “fired up”

About 30 fire hydrants are being painted to beautify the downtown area and help support nearby businesses.

Proposed bill would give tax credit to volunteer firefighters

Rep. Rick G. Nelson, D-Middletown, says he intends to file legislation for a House Bill that would give certain volunteer firefighters an income tax credit to offset the training expenses associated with volunteering.

Pat Summitt, Univ. of TN women’s basketball coach, dead at 64

A legendary women's basketball coach and a champion for women has died.

2 Kentucky Baptists get national honors for helping during disasters

Two Kentucky Baptists received national recognition for helping others when they need it most.

Warming Center open at Morehead Gateway House

Gateway House announced that their Warming Center will be open today, and ask that anyone interested check in by 9pm.

Compasssionate Caravan helps nearly 100 people Sunday night

With bitter cold temperatures, snow, and ice predicted until Tuesday night, the Catholic Action Center says they will be open and hosting people 24 hours a day until Thursday

Work requirement in place for food stamps in 8 Ky. counties

Over 17,000 food stamp recipients in eight Kentucky counties must begin part-time work, education or volunteer activities in order to keep their benefits under a newly reinstated requirement.

Clark Co. Salvation Army looking for bell ringers

If you're looking for a way to participate in the giving season, the Winchester Salvation Army Unit could use your help.

KY American Water donates $9,000 to fire & rescue organizations

Kentucky American Water is recognizing 18 volunteer and professional fire and rescue organizations with a total of $9,000 dollars in donations.

28th annual ‘Big Blue Crush’ blood drive kicks off

Time to roll up your sleeve and show Tennessee how much you bleed blue, at the 28th annual Big Blue Crush blood drive.

Recognizing the abilities of those with Down Syndrome

October is Down Syndrome Awareness Month and D and S Community Services in Morehead says it is a good time to let people know about the abilities of those with Down Syndrome.

Former youth director at Boyle Co. church arrested

An investigation into inappropriate behavior landed the former youth director at Gethsemane Baptist Church behind bars.

Volunteers gathering Saturday to clean up river banks

Volunteers are stepping up this weekend with trash bags and gloves to help clean up the banks of the Ohio and Kentucky rivers.

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