Giving Back To Our Community
Organizations We Have Volunteered For:
At the Living Arts and Science Center, Ladies Leads Group worked together to create decorations for an upcoming fundraiser. The Living Arts and Science Center inspires participation in art and science by engaging the community through education, discovery exploration and creativity.
Dress for Success: At Dress for Success, Ladies Leads Group helped organize for distibution the many donations of women's business clothing and jewelry to help support the less fortunate women of our community who are entering the workforce.
God's Food Pantry: We helped build boxes and label bags so large quantities of flour could be redistributed to families. We also toured the facility and learned just how many people God’s Food Pantry serves. Did you know, God’s Food Pantry operates on such a lean budget, a $20 cash donation is able to provide 160 full nutritious meals to families in our community.
Green House 17: At Green House 17, Ladies Leads Group helped organize clothing donations for women, children and families that are part of Green House 17, an advocacy agency committed to ending intimate partner abuse in families and the community.
Hope Center: At the Hope Center, Ladies Leads Group helped serve lunch to the homeless men in our community.
Lexington Humane Socitey: Ladies Leads met at the Lexington Humane Society to help them prep the merchandise for their annual Mutt Strut. After serving, we were given a tour of the facility and saw first hand the thousands of animals they support. The Lexington Humane Society is the largest pet adoption agency in Central Kentucky.
Lexington Rescue Mission: Lexington Rescue Mission: At the Lexington Rescue Mission, Ladies Leads Group prepared and served lunch to the underserved and underprivileged in our community. The Lexington Rescue Mission serves free hot lunches from 12 to 1 p.m. on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays to anyone in need of a nutritious meal.
Military Missions: At Military Missions, Ladies Leads Group packed care packages for our troops. Individual team stations were set up to pack boxes with personal hygiene items, snacks and books/DVDs.
Mutt Strut: At the Mutt Strut, Ladies Leads Group ran the registration table, passed out t-shirts and walked dogs during the event.
Purses, Pouts and Pearls: At Purses, Pouts and Pearls, Ladies Leads Group planned, organized and executed the fashion show during the VIP party.
Sweet Blessings: At Sweet Blessings, Ladies Leads Group got busy in the kitchen and helped create unforgettable birthday cakes for children living in poverty, with special needs or experiencing a life-threatening illness.