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Author Archives:Stephanie Wooten

Aug 12, 2019 by Stephanie Wooten
Every Wednesday in July, I set up shop in a different city in Central Kentucky and got to know what gleaning means to communities across the region. I met new people, reconnected with others and thought a lot about how to lead a regional organization. I had such a great time, I’m hitting the road again this fall to learn about how GleanKY can make an impact across the state. | Continue Reading
Jul 08, 2019 by Stephanie Wooten
This summer, I’m hitting the road and hosting open office hours around Central Kentucky! Check out my schedule below and stop by and say hi. If you’d like to reserve a specific meeting time with me, send a note to stephanie@gleanky.org. Wednesday, July 10 11am – 2pm @ Kentucky Coffeetree Cafe (235 W. Broadway St, Frankfort) Wednesday, July 17 11am – 2pm @ Amsden Coffee Club (151 S Main St, | Continue Reading
Jun 11, 2019 by Stephanie Wooten
Change is always difficult, but we were excited to make the move to a bigger office space earlier this month. The Plantory played a key role in the growth of GleanKY over the last 2.5 years. More than an office space, the Plantory provided endless opportunities for networking and collaboration and played host to many committee meetings, board meetings, and our annual open house. As GleanKY’s operations have grown to | Continue Reading
Mar 29, 2019 by Stephanie Wooten
We’ve been making friends with some wonderful people doing important food-systems work in the tri-state area for awhile now. When we were invited to participate in a panel discussion on Food Innovation at Memorial Hall in Cincinnati this week, we jumped on the opportunity to spend the day learning about the work being done to address food waste and food insecurity in the region.   Ben and I first traveled | Continue Reading
Oct 09, 2018 by Stephanie Wooten
  What is your name and what do you do? My name is Bob Baney and I am the owner/partner of RaceRise. RaceRise is a Kentucky based timing and race management company that believes in giving back. Our Signature Races all benefit worthy local charities in Central Kentucky. The local running community has been very supportive and charitable. During 2017-2018 we’ve worked with and provided donations for the following local | Continue Reading