Congratulations to our November winner: Shawn Neikirk Anderson! We hold a door prize drawing monthly to thank people who have connected with PRIDE online. Right now, the prize is a PRIDE T-shirt. The next drawing will be December 1. Your name will be entered in the drawing every month if you: 1. Subscribe to the […]
After a day of Thanksgiving and several days of shopping, please set aside time to give back to your community by volunteering or donating to your favorite cause. To donate to PRIDE, please visit https://givingtuesday.razoo.com/story/Eastern-Kentucky-Pride. Your donation will put PRIDE to work in our region. Thank you!
The Union College freshman class earned the PRIDE Volunteer of the Month Award for participating in Service Day — one-day service “blitz” in their new community. On Aug. 22, groups of 20 to 25 students performed community service at 13 locations in the region, including Clearfork Community Institute, Knox-Whitley Animal Shelter, Lend-A-Hand Center, Goodwill Industries, […]
Pike County received a PRIDE trophy on Oct. 5, 2015, for outstanding volunteerism. Among 42 counties of southern and eastern Kentucky, Pike County was the Runner Up in recruiting volunteers during the 2015 PRIDE Spring Cleanup. Pike County recruited 846 Spring Cleanup volunteers. The county’s Spring Cleanup efforts netted 221 tons of trash, 5,323 bags […]
Now is the time to volunteer for southern and eastern Kentucky’s fall cleanup campaign, Roadside PRIDE. “These sunny fall days are the perfect time for outdoor projects, like making our yards, roads and parks look their best,” said Tammie Wilson of PRIDE, the nonprofit organization that organizes volunteer cleanup events across the 42-county region. “If […]
Eastern Kentucky PRIDE announced today that William P. Turpen of Somerset has joined its Board of Directors. He will volunteer his time and expertise to direct PRIDE, a nonprofit organization that promotes environmental cleanup and education in 42 counties of southern and eastern Kentucky. “I look forward to being a part of an organization that […]
Congratulations to our 2016 PRIDE Environmental Education Grant recipients! Below are links to all the materials you will need. No materials will be mailed to you, in an effort to save paper and money. The 2016 grant program was made possible by a grant from Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Kentucky (TMMK). Grant Forms (PDFs)