Stephanie Dooper

Derby Festival Court

Kentucky Derby Festival Royal Court Announced

From KDF.org By Gary Stinson | Published January 11, 2016 January 11, 2016. Louisville, KY.   – A sign of spring in Kentuckiana – new Derby Festival Royalty was named this morning. The five women selected to serve as Princesses in the 2016 Kentucky Derby Festival Royal Court were introduced in a ceremony at Macy’s at Oxmoor Center.  The Royal Court Program is coordinated by The Fillies, Inc., a volunteer group that works closely with the Festival. Fillies President Linda Miller joined KDF President and CEO Mike Berry, as well as 2016 Derby Festival Chair Wes Rutledge, in crowning the newly…


habitat for humanity

University of Louisville students to Raise The Roof for Habitat for Humanity

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — The University of Louisville chapter of Habitat for Humanity is ready to nail down its most significant accomplishment to date. September 17-19 will be the Raise the Roof event for the first student-funded Habitat for Humanity house to be built in Louisville. The money was raised by the UofL students. “This project has been a culmination of three years of work. It would not have happened if it were not for the amazing campus chapter members and the support of the university,” said Stephanie Dooper, a UofL senior and president of the UofL Habitat for Humanity chapter….