The Summer of FUN is happening this year in Appalachia

The Summer of FUN is happening this year in Appalachia

For the past several years, our partners who operate summer day camps throughout Appalachia have been unsure how, or even if, they were going to be able hold their programs for low-income children in distressed, rural Appalachia. And although they were not able to...
Arts and Culture in Appalachia

Arts and Culture in Appalachia

We support communities across Appalachia, including in Kentucky. This short video highlights the needs of the people of Appalachia and their resilience. We hope you enjoy!...
Summer Camps End; New School Year Begins

Summer Camps End; New School Year Begins

For many children in Appalachia, the summer break is not a fun-filled vacation with trips to Disneyland and hanging out with friends at the local swimming pool every day. For too many, it’s weeks of not getting the nutritious meals they receive when school is in...
Roofs, Ramps and Repairs: Restoring Respect in Appalachia

Roofs, Ramps and Repairs: Restoring Respect in Appalachia

Imagine living in house – the place you and your family call home – with a roof that leaks, floors that sag or worse, and in a condition that can only be described as squalid. Or perhaps the homeowner is elderly, possibly a veteran who has served our country with...