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A LouieConnect Story

Published on April 2, 2019, by Family Scholar House to the FSH Stories Category.

Do you know about LouieConnect? LouieConnect is user-friendly app that connects community members in need with those who can help can get their need met. If you are, or know someone who is, struggling with food insecurity, unstable housing, financial emergency, senior or veteran services, or a single parent in crisis, LouieConnect can help.

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Growing Imagination!

Published on March 19, 2019, by Family Scholar House to the FSH Stories Category.

The PNC Grow Up Great Initiative is an integral part of the lives of the youngest scholars at Family Scholar House–and in the Grow Up Great Imaginarium, these youngest members of the FSH family are invited to explore the world around them in all sorts of ways.

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Not Your Parents Derby Party

Upcoming Event on April 19, 2019 at 7:00 pm

On Friday April 19th, 2019, Derby City Party People will host its signature fundraiser, Not Your Parent's Derby Party benefiting Family Scholar House.

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Wine, Women and Shoes

Upcoming Event on March 1, 2019

Wine, Women, and Shoes will be held March 1 at the Henry Clay. Sip fine wines, shop designer fashions, mingle with The Shoe Guys, savor delicious bites, enjoy a glamorous fashion show presented by Von Maur, bid on auction items, enter the Key-To-The-Closet raffle sponsored by Churchill Downs, Inc.

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How Amazing it Feels!

Published on January 15, 2019, by Family Scholar House to the FSH Stories Category.

An FSH Participant Story. “Someone forgot to tell me how amazing it feels to accomplish a college degree. Wow! I DID IT!” These are the opening words to an email from an FSH participant to FSH staff following her college graduation this past December. Barbara’s email goes on to speak beautifully of the values and mission of Family Scholar House: community.

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Thankful Hearts

Published on December 20, 2018, by Family Scholar House to the FSH Stories Category.

The email came to our Chief Possibility Officer’s inbox one Thursday evening, from a Family Scholar House supporter. The supporter wanted to express her pleasure at a call she received from a Family Scholar House participant during this year’s Thank-A-Thon.

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