2017 Special Events
Courageous Kids 6K Run & Fun Walk
The Courageous Kids 6K Run Sponsored by Edmonton State Bank was a huge success! Raising over $30,000 and welcoming over 200 runners, walkers and camper families! CCK would like to thank the people who came out to participate and our generous sponsors for making the day a GREAT one! Mark your calendars for April 28th for the Fourth Annual CCK 6K Run & Fun Walk at Covington Woods!
Houchens Industries Mobile Program
The Houchens Industries Mobile Program surpassed their fundraising goal! The 77 stores that participated raised a total of $40,118.02 for our Courageous Campers! We want to send our sincere thanks to Houchens Industries for continuing to support The Center for Courageous Kids through this amazing program. To all of the store managers and associates, your enthusiasm and dedication are the reason we met our final goal. A HUGE thank you also goes out to Gerald Printing for once again donating their print services and ZebraGraphics for designing our mobile materials. It is BECAUSE OF YOU we are able to Inspire, Empower and Enhance the lives of children with serious illnesses.
CCK Unveils New Logo at their Brand Launch Event
The Center for Courageous Kids had an exciting summer – kicking it off with the Brand Launch Event that unveiled the NEW CCK logo. The CCK Communications Department worked hand in hand with the CrowdSouth Marketing firm on designing CCK’s new look. In addition to the brand reveal, the CCK staff, family, friends, and community came together for a celebration of 10 incredible years filled with service, fun, and courageous hearts!
BMI and Nashville Songwriters & Performers Visit CCK
This summer, our Diabetes campers got a special treat when song writers and performers Natalie Hemby & Eric Paslay came for a visit to write songs with our campers, followed by award winning performances!
United Way Day of Caring
The Center for Courageous Kids welcomed J.M. Smucker Company – Scottsville KY and Glasgow First United Methodist Church for the 2017 United Way Day of Caring. The volunteers worked tirelessly to help keep CCK looking great and ready for our final camp of the summer! We had volunteers cleaning our fences, canoes and courtyard posts, making beds, cleaning out the fire pit and unloading hay for our horses. Thank you for serving and caring for our Courageous Kids!
Second Annual Food Fight Benefiting the Center for Courageous Kids
The Center for Courageous Kids had a great day on September 14th during the Second Annual Food Fight. There were 14 restaurants who participated by donating 10% of sales to CCK throughout the day! We would like to send out a special thanks to everyone who participated.
Look who is Rock ‘n’ Rollin’ for CCK! The Center for Courageous Kids is excited to announce that Grammy Award Winners, Kentucky Headhunters have embraced the mission of CCK, thus leading them to select The Center for Courageous Kids as the beneficiary of their upcoming Halloween Bash Concert on October 28th! The Kentucky natives, who are now legends in the US and beyond, upcoming concert will be at the Plaza Theater in Glasgow, KY. Tickets are on sale NOW! You can purchase your tickets by going online at historicplaza.com or by calling (270) 361- 2101. You can also stop in the plaza to purchase your tickets in person (Box Office 115 E Main St Glasgow)