Awarded Grants

2019 Good Works Program Grants – made possible by contributions from Kentucky Colonels around the world.


Organization NameCityPeople Served
Action MinistriesCovington 6,654
AdventureServe MinistriesWilmore 1,325
Alley Cat AdvocatesLouisville 7,405
AMEN HouseGeorgetown 3,362
American Cave Conservation AssociationHorse Cave 15,000
American Red CrossLouisville 65,000
Anderson County Backpack BuddiesLawrenceburg219
Annville InstituteAnnville 3,056
AppalshopWhitesburg 3,000
Arbor Youth ServicesLexington432
ARHHC, Inc. (Association for Retarded and Handicapped of Hardin County)Elizabethtown50
Barren County Family YMCAGlasgow 6,500
Be ConcernedCovington 2,959
Beattyville Housing and Development CorporationBeattyville375
Big Brothers Big Sisters of KentuckianaLouisville 1,016
Big Brothers Big Sisters of the BluegrassLexington443
Bluegrass Care NavigatorsLexington 6,346
Bluegrass Center for AutismLouisville64
Bluegrass Council-Boy Scouts Of AmericaLexington 5,599
Bluegrass GreensourceLexington 89,678
Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame & MuseumOwensboro 50,000
Bluegrass Youth BalletLexington 8,150
Boys and Girls Club of Butler CountyLouisville 1,200
Boys and Girls Club of KentuckianaMorgantown 3,500
Bright Life FarmsKuttawa24
Brighton CenterNewport 43,736
Camp HendonLouisville162
Camp Horsin' AroundPerryville 1,281
Carnegie Center for Literacy and LearningLexington 13,044
Carriage House Educational ServicesLouisville158
CASA of LexingtonLexington626
CASA of the HeartlandElizabethtown167
CASA of the River RegionLouisville613
Cedar Lake FoundationLouisville254
Cedar Ridge CampLouisville 20,000
CenterstoneLouisville 33,000
Central Kentucky Community Action CouncilLebanon
Central Kentucky Riding for HopeLexington 1,154
Central Music AcademyLexington175
Challenger Learning Center of KentuckyHazard 6,500
Child Development Center of the BluegrassLexington425
Child Watch Counseling & Advocacy CenterPaducah 12,193
Children's Home of Northern KentuckyCovington 2,800
ChoicesLouisville24
Christian Appalachian ProjectLexington 12,886
Christian Care CommunitiesLouisville 6,000
CincySmiles FoundationCincinnati 12,384
Circuit Clerks Trust For LifeLouisville 1,623
Clark County Community ServicesWinchester 10,745
Cliff Hagan Boys and Girls ClubOwensboro 1,200
Coalition for the HomelessLouisville 6,200
Colon Cancer Prevention ProjectLouisville 1,200
Common GoodLexington200
Commonwealth Theatre CenterLouisville 52,904
Community Service Center of Wilmore and High BridgeWimore 20,700
Covington Ladies HomeCovington30
Crossroads Pregnancy Resource CenterCrestwood 1,500
Dare to Care Food BankLouisville 134,000
David SchoolDavid42
DCCH Center for Children and FamiliesFort Mitchell200
DOVES of GatewayMorehead665
Dream Riders of KentuckyPhilpot118
Dreams With WingsLouisville225
Dress for Success LouisvilleLouisville595
Dyslexia Association of the PennyrileHopkinsville135
Eastern Star Home in KentuckyLouisville43
ECHO (Exploited Children's Help Organization)Louisville 6,300
Emergency Shelter of Northern KentuckyCovington 1,434
Epilepsy Foundation of KentuckianaLouisville 8,600
Father Bradley Shelter for Women and ChildrenHenderson180
FoodChainLexington 9,107
Franciscan KitchenLouisville 131,477
Franklin County Humane SocietyFrankfort 2,000
Franklin County Women and Family ShelterFrankfort471
Frazier History MuseumLouisville 75,000
Friends of Eastern CemeteryLouisville 2,000
Friends of Fort HarrodHarrodsburg
Friends of Land Between the LakesGolden Pond
Friends of the Holt HomeHardinsburg 2,300
Gateway Children's Advocacy CenterMorehead237
Generations of KYMayfield200
Girl Scouts of KentuckianaLouisville 11,635
Girl Scouts of Kentucky's Wilderness RoadLexington 8,120
Girls on the Run of LouisvilleLouisville928
GleanKYLexington 10,000
God's Pantry Food BankLexington 200,000
God's Pantry of Pulaski CountySomerset 55,000
Grayson County AllianceLeitchfield 14,802
Greater Cincinnati Emerald Society Pipe and DrumsMadeira, OH4
Green Hill TherapyLouisville200
Growing Together PreschoolLexington173
Habitat for Humanity of Metro LouisvilleLouisville120
Hand in Hand MinistriesLouisville 1,844
Happy Feet Equals Learning Feet, Inc.Morganfield 4,913
Harbor House of LouisvilleLouisville300
Hardin Memorial Health FoundationElizabethtown
Harlan County Boys and Girls ClubHarlan 2,800
Hazard Perry County Community MinistriesHazard248
Hillcrest-Bruce MissionAshland 1,175
Hindman Settlement SchoolHindman 8,176
Holly Hill Child & Family SolutionsCalifornia 2,673
Home for the Aged of the Little Sisters of the PoorLouisville80
Honor Flight Bluegrass ChapterLouisville212
Hope CenterLexington 3,236
Hospice Care PlusBerea 2,550
House of RuthLouisville622
Housing Development AllianceHazard114
Housing Oriented Ministries Established for ServiceWhitesburg95
Imagination Library of Daviess CountyOwensboro 3,000
International Book ProjectLexington
Isaiah House Recovery CenterWillisburg521
Jesse Stuart FoundationAshland 5,000
Josephine Sculpture ParkFrankfort 20,000
Junior AchievementLexington 126,433
Kentuckiana Children's CenterLouisville235
Kentucky Association for Academic CompetitionFrankfort 3,200
Kentucky Association for Environmental EducationFrankfort 3,500
Kentucky Community and Technical College SystemsVersailles32
Kentucky Equine Humane CenterLexington700
Kentucky HarvestLouisville 100,000
Kentucky Historical Society FoundationFrankfort 53,000
Kentucky Horse Park FoundationLexington
Kentucky Humane SocietyLouisville 60,000
Kentucky Humanities CouncilLexington 125,844
Kentucky Hunters for the HungryLouisville 150,000
Kentucky National Black MBA AssociationLouisville50
Kentucky Refugee MinistriesLouisville484
Kentucky River Child Advocacy CenterHazard681
Kentucky River Community CareJackson 11,958
Kentucky River Foothills Development CouncilRichmond 8,305
Kentucky ShakespeareLouisville 105,226
Kids Cancer AllianceLouisville 2,990
Kids Center for Pediatric TherapiesLouisville 1,420
KMAC MuseumLouisville 50,000
KYK9 Search and ReuniteLouisville500
Lexington Children's TheatreLexington 127,165
Lexington Habitat for HumanityLexington60
Lexington PhilharmonicLexington 45,000
Lexington Public Library FoundationLexington
Lexington Rescue MissionLexington 8,255
Life Adventure CenterVersailles 3,474
Lighthouse Academy at NewburgLouisville 1,376
Lighthouse MinistriesLexington 10,000
Lincoln Heritage Council - BSALouisville 19,268
Little Colonel PlayersPewee Valley 2,500
Living Arts and Science CenterLexington 45,000
Lord's Legacy Life MinistryNicholasville82
Louisville GrowsLouisville 2,000
Louisville Olmsted Parks ConservancyLouisville
Louisville Parks FoundationLouisville 141,425
Louisville Story ProgramLouisville 3,600
Lourdes HospitalPaducah 67,368
Making a Difference Now (MADN)Lexington147
Marcella's KitchenBenton 16,397
Marcum and Wallace Memorial HospitalIrvine 45,963
Market House TheatrePaducah 35,000
Marshall County Arts CommissionBenton 3,000
Marshall County Exceptional CenterBenton30
Martin County Senior Citizens CenterInez175
MaryhurstLouisville487
Master ProvisionsFlorence 42,000
McCracken County Humane SocietyPaducah700
McCready-Telford FoundationRichmond250
McDowell House MuseumDanville 1,172
Merryman HousePaducah941
Morehead Gateway Helping Hands Food BankMorehead 11,000
Mountain Comprehensive Care CenterPrestonsburg 22,000
Muhlenberg County Opportunity CenterPowderly75
National Council of Jewish Women Louisville SectionLouisville 1,000
National Quilt MuseumPaducah 40,000
Neighborhood HouseLouisville 4,310
New Eyes for the NeedyShort Hills, NJ 10,667
New Opportunity School for WomenBerea125
New PerceptionsEdgewood737
Northern Kentucky Children's Advocacy CenterFlorence818
One Parent Scholar HouseLexington116
Opportunity for Work and LearningLexington92
Ovarian Awareness of KentuckyLouisville250
Owensboro Health FoundationOwensboro 7,861
Owensboro Symphony OrchestraOwensboro 21,000
Paducah Lifeline MinistriesPaducah124
Paducah Symphony OrchestraPaducah 33,125
Paris Animal Welfare SocietyParis 2,000
Partnership HousingBooneville250
Passionist Earth and Spirit CenterLouisville 2,618
Pennyrile Resource Conservation and Development Council AreaHopkinsville 12,000
Pikeville Area Family YMCAPikeville 6,932
PillarCrestwood300
Pioneer PlayhouseDanville 17,750
Playhouse in the ParkMurray 7,573
Presbyterian Homes and Services of KentuckyLouisville 1,006
Primate Rescue CenterNicholasville500
Prodigal MinistriesCrestwood52
Project WarmLouisville 2,034
Project Worth and OutreachMeans 1,050
Radio EyeLexington 11,000
Ragged Edge Community TheatreHarrodsburg 5,600
Reading CampLexington75
Refuge ClinicLexington877
Reset MinistriesNewport45
Rockcastle RegionalMt. Vernon 34,000
Rose Garden Center for Hope and HealingCovington 60,000
Rowan County Historical SocietyMorehead 24,517
Safe Harbor of Northeast KentuckyAshland433
Saint Joseph Hospital FoundationLexington 91,000
Sarah's Place Women's Resource CenterSandy Hook302
Sayre Christian Village Nursing HomeLexington250
Scarlet HopeLouisville500
Schuhmann Social Service CenterLouisville 13,609
SeniorCare ExpertsLouisville 7,908
Shelby County Community TheatreShelbyville 5,000
Shelter of Hope, Inc.Ashland278
Simon House, Inc.Frankfort729
Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Council of LouisvilleLouisville 3,500
Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Council of Northern KentuckyCovington 33,590
South Central Kentucky Kids on the BlockBowling Green 37,743
South East Assocated Ministries (SEAM)Louisville 10,574
South Louisville Community MinistriesLouisville 5,552
Southwest Center for the Developmentally DisabledLouisville315
Southwest Community MinistriesLouisville 19,000
SPAVA (Society for the Prevention of Aggressiveness and Violence Among Adolescents)Simpsonville100
Special Olympics KentuckyFrankfort 9,000
StageOne Family TheatreLouisville 61,764
Summit Academy of Greater LouisvilleLouisville130
Sunrise Children's ServicesMt. Washington 2,234
Supplies Over SeasLouisville
The Arrow FundProspect74
The Bill and Betsy Scheben Care CenterFlorence378
The Cabbage Patch Settlement HouseLouisville 1,000
The CarnegieCovington 50,000
The Cathedral DomainIrvine 2,654
The Center for Courageous KidsScottsville 3,425
The Dream FactoryLouisville227
The Filson Historical SocietyLouisville 13,500
The Healing PlaceLouisville 5,000
The Kentucky United Methodist Homes for ChildrenNicholasville826
The Little LoomhouseLouisville 4,180
The Mary E. Wharton Nature Sanctuary at FloracliffLexington 1,150
The NestLexington 4,200
The Post ClinicMount Sterling597
The Public Theatre of KentuckyBowling Green 5,900
The Salvation Army Louisville Area CommandLouisville 13,000
The Waldorf School of LouisvilleLouisville114
Tri County Community ActionLaGrange 5,046
United Crescent Hill MinistriesLouisville 3,500
United Methodist Mountain MissionJackson 220,278
Upside Therapeutic RidingLouisville60
USA CaresLouisville 1,005
USO of Central and Southern OhioColumbus, OH 33,000
Veterans Memorial Park of KentuckyPewee Valley 1,000
Visually Impaired Preschool Services (VIPS)Louisville600
VSA KentuckyBowling Green 25,205
Walden SchoolLouisville300
WATCHMurray62
Water Into Wine Food PantrySalyersville 42,000
WellspringLouisville857
Wendell FosterOwensboro 1,300
Wesley Manor Retirement CommunityLouisville316
Women's Crisis CenterHebron 1,890
Wonderful Animals Giving Support (WAGS)Louisville 1,500
Woodford TheatreVersailles 16,051
Workwell IndustriesLouisville750
World Affairs Council of Kentucky and Southern IndianaLouisville 2,300
YMCA of Central KentuckyLexington 65,723
Youth Build LouisvilleLouisville 3,050