Nearly $800,000 donated to non-profits during 2023 Kentucky Gives Day
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WYMT) - The numbers are in and records were broken.
Officials with the Kentucky Nonprofit Network say in the 24 hours the 11th annual Kentucky Gives Day took place, $776,382 was donated to 232 nonprofit organizations across the state.
More than 3,500 donors made more than 4,400 donations through the kygives.org website.
In our region, here were some of the organizations that raised at least $500:
Red Bird Mission, Inc. & Clinic, Inc. in Leslie County $20,255
Hindman Settlement School $14,172
Kentucky Natural Lands Trust $7,155
Kentucky Heartwood $4,005
Pine Mountain Settlement School $1,410
Southeastern Kentucky Rehabilitation Industries $950
AppalReD Legal Aid $810
Appalshop, Inc. $710
Appalachian Citizens’ Law Center $695
You can see all of the organizations and their donations here.
You can watch our previous coverage of Tuesday’s event here.
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