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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.

Central Kentucky Riding for Hope
Central Kentucky Riding for Hope is dedicated to enriching the community by improving the quality of life and the health of children and adults with special physical, cognitive, emotional and social needs through therapeutic activities with the horse.

Common Good CDC
Our Mission at Common Good exists to advance the wholistic community development in North Lexington through leadership, education, recreation, and spiritual formation. Common Good's vision is for our community to live into its God-given potential evidenced by thriving children, strong families, and flourishing neighborhoods. We partner with parents and schools to make sure students are supported in all aspects of their lives.

Fayette Cooperating Preschool
We offer an exceptional early childhood education to children ages 2-5, with a unique program that nurtures parents too. Co-op's curriculum uses hands-on, interactive, contructivist learning that prepares students to be actively engaged in their own education.

GleanKY gathers and redistributes excess fresh fruits and vegetables to nourish Kentucky's hungry. Staff and volunteers visit farms, groceries, orchards, farmers' markets, and home gardens to harvest or collect their excess produce and deliver it directly to a network of more than100 local feeding programs throughout Central Kentucky.

Kentucky Equal Justice Center
We're a public interest watchdog and advocate. We work in Frankfort and the courts to ensure equal access to justice and opportunity. Through Maxwell Street Legal Clinic in Lexington we help our newest neighbors navigate the process of legal immigration including the wonderful step of becoming a U.S. citizen. 

KY Refugee Ministries/Lexington
KRM's main mission is to provide resettlement services to refugees admitted through the U.S. Refugee Admissions Program. We also serve Special-Immigrant-Visa holders (who aided U.S. Embassies or military in Iraq/Afghanistan), asylees, and other vulnerable immigrants as they aim to rebuild their lives. Efforts are aimed toward self-sufficiency and successful integration in the community. We proudly serve clients regardless of religion, race, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation.

Lexington Humane Society
Among other things, the Lexington Humane Society (LHS) is the largest pet adoption agency in Central Kentucky, we educate the community on responsible pet care and the compassionate treatment of all animals, and we spay/neuter the pets of qualifying families at a low cost. Simply stated, we Give Love, Teach Love, and Adopt Love.

Providence Montessori School
We are Providence Montessori School, the oldest Montessori school in Kentucky, and the only American Montessori Society accredited school in Central Kentucky. Providence is a member of the International Montessori Council and is also accredited with the NCPSA. We provide a quality and comprehensive Montessori program for close to 300 students, ages 18 months to 14 years (Toddlers through 8th grade).

Surgery on Sunday, Inc.
Surgery on Sunday is a not-for-profit organization that provides essential outpatient surgeries to income-eligible, uninsured or under-insured individuals who do not qualify for federal or state assistance. Even with the implementation of the Affordable Care Act, many people are still not able to procure health insurance. Some who do have deductibles so high that they are unable to take advantage of their policy's benefits. We exist to provide surgical care for these members of our community.

Wilderness Trace Child Development Center
Happy environment, little red walkers and the sweetest smiles: WTCDC provides early intervention for children with diverse abilities to reach their full potential. Ages birth/five participate in preschool and therapy to create skills we often take for granted: swallowing, standing, and speaking. Relying upon grants, special events, and dedicated neighbors, we invite you to join our family!

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.

Lexington Hearing & Speech Center
Lexington Hearing & Speech Center's mission is to teach children with hearing, speech and language disabilities to listen and talk. LHSC provides early education for children with varied abilities ages 6 weeks through kindergarten; speech-language therapy for children with diverse communication/language disorders; and, audiology services providing hearing healthcare for all ages.

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.

Bluegrass Greensource
For 17 years, Bluegrass Greensource has empowered individuals, businesses, organizations, and communities with the tools they need to create a more sustainable Bluegrass. We do this in 20 counties through direct engagement of students and teachers, community members, businesses, and others who are invested in creating a more sustainable Central Kentucky.