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Author Archives:Bekah Worster

Jul 08, 2019 by Bekah Worster
Hello friends!   We are gearing up for our second annual Glean League Appreciation dinner. I love meeting all of our supporters, but I especially love learning why someone joins the Glean League. For those who don’t know, Glean League is our monthly giving program. The impact from monthly donors is amazing. Did you know GleanKY raised just over $12,000 a year from monthly donors alone?   As an organization, | Continue Reading
Jun 11, 2019 by Bekah Worster
Thank you! Thank you to everyone who attended our 2nd Annual Garden Gala presented by Kentucky Bank. We had a great time and enjoyed the food prepared by Jasen Fontaine, Dan Wu, Tyler McNabb, and Toa Green. Thank you to everyone who came out to last night’s Garden Gala! We had a lot of fun. We are so thankful for Lexington Griffin Gate Marriott Resort & Spa, Kentucky Bank, WKYT, Andrea Walker WKYT, Bent Penny | Continue Reading
Apr 09, 2019 by Bekah Worster
GleanKY is participating in Kentucky Gives Day on May 14! Last year, GleanKY raised over $5,000 in the 24 hour event. We also had a Live Facebook Fundraiser which made the staff play fun games as we reached milestones in our fundraising. It was such fun for the staff to work together to raise money like on air. Did you miss it last year? You can watch it here!   | Continue Reading
Mar 11, 2019 by Bekah Worster
  The picture above is a word cloud consisting of your words, your reasons to give to GleanKY.   This year, I conducted a survey with our donors from 2018. Whether they gave $1 or $1,000, I wanted to hear back from everyone about why they give to GleanKY. The results were beyond amazing. I want to thank everyone for their time and energy in answering my survey. You have | Continue Reading
Feb 12, 2019 by Bekah Worster
  Ahh… February. It was just a year ago I began my adventures with GleanKY. What a wonderful year it has been! I am still so floored by the turnout of supporters during our year end giving campaign. We really rocked Good Giving Challenge. We grew our glean league some. We met new people near and far who believe in what we do.   Now we are closer to our | Continue Reading