You can help the Richmond Area Arts Council raise much-needed funds beginning 8 a.m. Friday, Nov. 1.
It’s easy to donate. Visit GoodGivingGuide.net and search for the Richmond Area Arts Council.
The first 10 non-profits to raise $7,500 will receive a matching endowment fund.
All donations for the Nov. 1 challenge must be made online at goodgivingguide.net. Donors may choose to attend the Bluegrass Community Foundation Challenge at the West 6th Brewing Company from 3 to 7 p.m. Nov. 1 and donate to the Richmond Area Arts Council during this event.
You are not just donating, you are marking a difference in the quality of life for all residents of Madison County.
Non-profit organizations nationally derive 74 to 91 percent of their revenue from small gifts by individuals. Online giving increased 50 percent during 2012.
Donors also can help by serving as social media ambassadors by sharing/liking facebook posts from the Richmond Area Arts Council page or retweeting twitter posts.
Mark your calendar and have your credit card ready to donate Friday, Nov. 1, beginning at 8 a.m. Be certain to donate to the Richmond Area Arts Council.
The minimum donation is $10 and every donation counts!
Puppet parade planned Saturday in Berea
The city of Berea will be celebrating Puppets in the Park on Saturday as part of the National Day of Puppetry.
Central choir enjoys week in The Big Apple
The Madison Central High School Choir brought Kentucky to The Big Apple on Wednesday with a rendition of “My Old Kentucky Home” and a cheer for the University of Kentucky Wildcats outside NBC Studios in Rockefeller Center.
Hamlet, Ophelia given sharp portrayals at EKU Center
They may not have packed the house the way a rock ’n’ roll band could have, but The Acting Company’s cast of “Hamlet” delivered an intense as well as entertaining performance Wednesday night at the EKU Center for the Arts.
RAAC Celtic Festival is Friday
Irish music, dancing and food will be featured as the Richmond Area Arts Council celebrates Kentucky’s Celtic heritage Friday evening.
The event is from 6 to 8 p.m. at RAAC, 399 W. Water St.
March Class to make Double Wine Basket
Sign up today for the March basket class at the Richmond Area Arts Center. February’s class is already filled so don’t put off reserving a spot in the March 29 class.
March class participants will weave their own handy and decorative basket suitable for storing two bottles of their favorite wine, the Double Wine Basket.
Still time to join the Madison Strings
“Get down your ‘fiddle’ and resin up your bow.” There’s still time to join the Madison Strings.
Two levels of strings are being taught Wednesday evenings this semester at the Richmond Area Arts Council, 399 W. Water St.
Still time to join Madison Singers’s spring semester
It’s not too late to join the Madison Singers for their spring semester.
Rehearsals are conducted every Tuesday from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the Richmond Area Arts Center, 399 W. Water St.
RAAC annual Celtic Festival is March 14
The Richmond Area Arts Council will host it annual Celtic Festival on Friday, March 14, from 6 to 8 p.m.
Patrons will enjoy Irish stew, delectable desserts, drinks, music, dancing and more.
Clark-Moores, Model students selected for state children’s chorus
Sydney Jones, a sixth-grade student at Clark-Moores Middle School and Katrina Godsey, a fifth-grade student at Model Laboratory School, have been accepted as members of the 2014 Kentucky Children’s Chorus.
Treble Clef Youth Chorus still accepting members
La, la, la la! The Richmond Area Arts Council is still accepting spring semester registrations for the Treble Clef Youth Chorus.
This outstanding chorus continues to grow and gain recognition throughout the region. Your child needs no prior experience, just the desire to sing.
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