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Georgetown Scott County Parks and Recreation Department
Georgetown Scott County Friends of the Parks is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to enhancing, expanding, and improving GSC Parks & Recreation parks and programs.

FoodChain
We forge links between community and fresh food with education and demonstration of sustainable food systems. Our Teaching and Processing Kitchen hosts local produce cooking classes and monthly community meals, while also lightly-processing local produce to make it more convenient and affordable. Our Workforce Development program trains community members for jobs with the local food system. Our indoor aquaponics farm teaches visitors how fresh food can be grown in unlikely urban spaces.

Bluegrass Land Conservancy
Bluegrass Land Conservancy (BLC) is a nationally-accredited land trust that works to protect land in the greater Bluegrass Region through permanent conservation easements. We work with landowners to promote the preservation of land for agriculture, historic and cultural heritage, wildlife habitat, natural resources, water quality, and scenic open space for current and future generations.

Shoulder to Shoulder Global
Shoulder to Shoulder Global serves the resource poor while offering learning opportunities for Kentucky students. Our partner clinic in Santo Domingo, Ecuador, provides health services to approximately 7,500 patients per year. Services include preventative and acute care, home health visits, dental care, childhood nutrition programs, and community and school-based health education.

Life Plan of Kentucky, Inc.
We provide professional trust services for people with disabilities, teach people about Medicaid Waivers, ABLE accounts and trusts that protect eligibility for disability benefits, serve as a referral source when needed, and work to create greater community awareness of the contributions people with disabilities make to society as a whole.

Hospice East, Inc.
Hospice East is a non-profit community based organization dedicated to serving terminally ill patients and their families in Clark and Powell Counties. Our professional staff provides physical, social, psychological, and spiritual care. We also provide bereavement counseling that is open to anyone in the community. Our Palliative Care Partners and community palliative programs offer services to chronically ill patients who may otherwise fall through the cracks of the healthcare system.

Chrysalis House, Inc.
Celebrating 40 years! Licensed quality, expert treatment for women with substance use disorders. We recently opened our 4th residential treatment facility. We provide case management, domestic violence counseling, job readiness, medical care and children's services. Credentialed staff integrate mental health and substance use treatment using evidence-based practices.

The Well of Lexington Inc
We are a housing first approach for women who are victims of the human trafficking industry. We provide a 2 year program of case management while our women receive individualized development plans including the 12 steps, medical care, education & job training. We are an interfaith organization that is completely funded by donors & local sponsors. Our housing first approach allows women to focus on their mental, physical, educational, and spiritual recovery. Love Heals - We've seen it happen!

Pride Community Services Organization
Pride Community Services Organization's vision is to create safe, inclusive spaces where every LGBTQ+ Kentuckian is celebrated and supported. We help to build communities that accept and celebrate each individual. We work to improve the lives of LGBTQ+ people, their families, friends, and allies in Central and Eastern Kentucky. We accomplish this by enhancing visibility, empowering community members, and educating the public about issues impacting this community.

Make-A-Wish Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana
Together, we create life changing wishes for children with critical illnesses.

KyADAPT
KyADAPT is the only organization in the state that exists solely to serve deaf and hard of hearing adults with other disabilities. We provide group and individual learning experiences to teach our clients to live safely and as independently as possible. We assist clients to obtain needed services from other agencies and to set and achieve personal goals. With the Housing Authority of Danville, we operate a small residential program. We are a Heart of Kentucky United Way Community Partner.

Goodwill Industries of Kentucky
Goodwill helps Kentuckians with disabilities or other challenges achieve and maintain employment to gain a better quality of life. With 64 stores and more than 1,200 employees, Goodwill provides job preparation and placement services for people who have disabilities or challenges such as a language barrier, criminal background, and limited education or work history. Through these services, Goodwill helps Kentuckians overcome barriers, with a focus on helping individuals climb out of poverty.

Broke Spoke Community Bike Shop
Our mission is to provide better access to better bicycles for all people and to empower individuals to perform their own bicycle maintenance. At Broke Spoke you can buy used bikes and parts. You can rent workstand time. You can ask one of our mechanics if you are doing something right. And, if you can't afford to pay you can volunteer your time for $8/hour, otherwise known as sweat equity.

STRIDE Program
We work with children & adults with disabilities and developmental delays and their families. We provide therapy services, a day training program, one on one community living supports, respite, summer camps, Special Olympics, and so much more! We work to improve the lives of the amazing kids & adults we serve!

Mentors & Meals
Enhancing academic achievement in middle school students through mentoring. Mentors & Meals is an inter-generational, after- school tutoring program utilizing high school mentors, college interns and adult volunteers. The program is available Monday through Thursday from 3:00-6:00 p.m. plus one "Fun Friday" or field trip per month. Snacks and hot meals are provided daily.