Pillowcase Project, Kentucky Region - The Pillowcase Project, presented by the American Red Cross and sponsored by LG&E, as well as the Disney Pillowcase Project, are designed to be age appropriate and engaging programs to educate children about the importance of disaster preparedness in a fun and constructive way. To become a Pillowcase Project sponsor, call (502) 561-3642.
Bales’ Humanitarian Gala, Southern Indiana - The Annual Bales’ Humanitarian Gala is hosted each August to raise Red Cross awareness and honor outstanding members of the Southern Indiana community. Hazel and Walter Bales are the namesakes for the humanitarian award and received the first award in 1997. Their legacy continues to be a strong part of the gala and the generosity of the Bales’ Foundation continues to make the event possible. Proceeds from the Gala benefit American Red Cross Humanitarian Services. To become a sponsor for this event, please call (812) 283-8416.
Run for the Red, Fort Knox Military Base - The Run for the Red 5K & 10K Run/Walk and Kids Run benefiting the American Red Cross is held each May on the Fort Knox Military Base. The run is operated in conjunction with a health and fitness fair featuring over 30 health and fitness business and agency booths, food tastings, giveaways, fitness classes and case lot sale at the commissary. Proceeds from Run for the Red benefit American Red Cross Humanitarian Services. To become a Run for the Red sponsor, please call (502) 624-2163.
Wrapped in Red Gala & Red Lounge, Louisville, KY - The Wrapped in Red Gala is the signature event of the American Red Cross Kentucky Region. Hosted each March in Louisville, KY, the Gala has become one of the city’s premiere philanthropic events serving up a specially prepared, three-course dinner, live entertainment and a live auction featuring exciting trips and one-of-a-kind items. Proceeds from the Gala and Red Lounge benefit American Red Cross community disaster programs. To become a Wrapped in Red sponsor or for more details on sponsor levels and benefits, please call (502) 561-3711.
Valentine’s Gala, Shepherdsville, KY - The Valentine’s Gala, hosted each February in Shepherdsville, KY, offers guests an evening of dinner, dancing and Lucky Heart drawings. Proceeds benefit American Red Cross Humanitarian Services. To become a Valentine’s Gala sponsor, please call (502) 955-6259.