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Ideas to keep LouisvilleKY Kids’ Minds Active During Holiday Break

  LOUISVILLE, KY (November 29, 2016) – Attention parents! Are you a last-minute shopper? Do you enjoy cooking during the holidays? Do you need to keep things afloat at work? Do you need to clean and prepare your home for out-of-town guests? Maybe you just want to unwind and soak in the joy of the season. No matter what the reason, the Annual Winter Camp at The J provides an opportunity to keep kids’ minds and bodies active while on school break, and it gives parents time to get things accomplished during a typically hectic time of year. The J,…

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LouisvilleKY’s Olmsted Parks Gets a big financial shot in the arm

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (November 16, 2016) – Olmsted Parks Conservancy launched its Campaign for Extraordinary Parks in March 2014, with the goal of investing in much-needed Olmsted Park projects throughout Metro Louisville. Outcomes of these projects range from environmental protection, to community well-being and historic preservation. In less than three years, the Conservancy has raised $11.4 million and seeks just $200,000 more to achieve its fundraising goal. To help complete the campaign, James Graham Brown Foundation has committed up to $100,000 for a dollar for dollar match by Conservancy supporters. The deadline, for the matching donations, is December 31, 2016. “The…