Bluegrass Care Navigators raises money during annual WSGS takeover day

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Published: Aug. 9, 2022 at 8:57 AM EDT
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HAZARD, Ky. (WYMT) - Bluegrass Care Navigators shifted the focus of its annual Radio Day fundraiser in Hazard to request donations for the Team Eastern Kentucky Flood Relief Fund, in

The fundraiser brought in more than $16,000 for Bluegrass Care Navigators, with $2,000 raised for flood relief efforts during the radiothon.

Throughout the day, the radio station aired stories of compassion and courage from hometown heroes and messages of support from community leaders.

“Every year, our friends in Eastern Kentucky are so generous to Bluegrass Care Navigators during this annual fundraiser for our organization,” said CEO Liz Fowler. “This year, we are asking everyone to turn their love and generosity to the entire region. Help us give back to a community that has shown so much care and commitment to us.”

”Every organization has the opportunity today to come down and tell us if they need something,” said Bluegrass Care Navigators Associate Director of Philanthropy Chas Gayheart. “If they have things to get, so this is a way for all of Eastern Kentucky to come together and we can help flood victims as well as hospice care.”

You can donate to the Team Eastern Kentucky Relief Fund by clicking here.

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