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Revive Life House
The Revive Life House is a recovery program that through Jesus Christ reclaims, strengthens and establishes men for life. We offer a 30-day program that includes clinical counseling and program classes, as well as in-depth 7 month program.

Central Music Academy
The Central Music Academy provides free music education for economically disadvantaged children who live in Lexington, Kentucky. CMA offers both private lessons and group classes. 100% of our students are low-income.

Hope Center
The Hope Center's mission is to care for homeless and at-risk persons by providing life-rebuilding services. For twenty years we have focused on the root causes of individual homelessness, such as addiction, mental illness, lack of skills or the need to connect with the appropriate resources. The Hope Center is much more than just a shelter. It is a multi-location, comprehensive social service agency delivering a variety of programs to help people get off the street and stay off the street.

Woodford Theatre
The mission of Woodford Theatre (WT) is to provide the best quality theatre in Central Kentucky by 1) involving volunteers in all aspects of our work, 2) utilizing a professionally trained staff to offer educational opportunities in theatrical arts to people of all ages, and 3) maintaining a sound business structure that is fiscally responsible. Our intention is to cultivate an appreciation for live theatre in our audiences as well as valuable and employable skills for our participants.

New Life Homeless Day Center (NLDC)
Our goal is an out of the weather, off the streets peaceful refuge where we can be a "connecting point" to jobs, housing, and other services to get homeless clients permanently off the streets.

CASA of the Bluegrass
CASA of the Bluegrass utilizes community volunteers to act as Court Appointed Specials Advocates (CASA Volunteers). CASA Volunteers are appointed to serve children who have entered the Family Court System as a result of abuse and/or neglect. They advocate for the best interest of children by completing investigations of the child's situation and offering recommendations concerning the child's needs and future.

Bluegrass Council-Boy Scouts Of America
Scouts from areas as widespread as Lexington, Georgetown, Winchester, Maysville, Pikeville, Barbourville, and Somerset call the Blue Grass Council home. For nearly a hundred years, the Blue Grass Council has continuously served youth and supported the Scouting movement across 55 counties in central and eastern Kentucky. For the over 6,800 youth served by the council, Scouting is an exciting adventure which they get to live.

God's Pantry Food Bank
God's Pantry Food Bank strives to reduce hunger in Kentucky through community cooperation making the best possible use of all available resources. Through our network of over 400 food pantry and meal programs, we were able to gather and distribute enough food to create more than 33 million meals last year for children, seniors, and families in Central and Eastern Kentucky.

Refuge for Women Kentucky
Refuge for Women (RFW) is a non-profit, faith based organization providing specialized long-term care for women who have escaped human trafficking or sexual exploitation. With multiple locations across the U.S., RFW offers up to 12 months of safe housing, at no charge, with around the clock care as they progress through evidence-based, trauma-informed programming. The compassionate staff is trained to help residents work through the program to reclaim their identifies and reach their goals.

Urban League of Lexington
The Urban League: LIVE | LEARN | LEAD LIVE: Affordable Housing Providing a safe and affordable place for families to live that allows students to focus on their academics. LEARN: Youth and Workforce Development Providing job training, college and career readiness, college scholarships and reducing youth violence. LEAD: Advocating for equality and equity. Developing leaders and advocating on behalf of low-income families for social and economic equality.

Helping Hounds Find Homes Inc
Helping Hounds Find Homes, Inc. promotes animal welfare by facilitating animal rescue efforts and organizing pet adoption events. HHFH provides transportation for homeless pets to no kill animal rescue organizations located in Kentucky, Chicago Illinois and Canada. HHFH provides veterinary care to improve the health of these homeless pets and to allow for them to legally cross state borders by obtaining rabies vaccinations and health certificates from a licensed veterinarian.

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.

The Plantory
The Plantory is a nonprofit coworking space with a mission to cultivate a more sustainable and more effective nonprofit sector in Lexington. Through a variety of programs and community connections, we bolster collaborative efforts to make Lexington a more socially just city where all members of our community feel welcomed, empowered, and celebrated.

Lexington Community Land Trust
Building a Community, Creating Permanent Affordability. Lexington Community Land Trust creates permanently affordable housing. LCLT has been entrusted as the long term steward of the 26 acre Davis Park neighborhood to ensure that low to moderate income households have access to affordable housing and to create economic development opportunities for the neighborhood.

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.