The Beaux Arts Ball Foundation raised $57,000 this year, surpassing all of its previous fundraising efforts by wide margins. Money raised by the Beaux Arts Ball Foundation is distributedt o several community organizations in Lexington and around the state of Kentucky.
Planned and organized by students from the University of Kentucky College of Design, the Beaux Arts Ball is the largest student-run, non-profit organization in the state of Kentucky. The event provides a unique atmosphere for local organizations, musicians, performers, dancers, and various design and installation artists to share their work and ideas with the Lexington community.
This year the foundation supported:
The Children's Advocacy Center
The Epilepsy Foundation of Kentuckiana
The Lexington Children's Theatre
And, 10 Honorable Mention Charities:
Faith in Action: Elder Outreach
Dream Factory of Lexington
Friends of the Lexington Public Library
Balagula Theatre Company
Home of the Innocents
Lexington Fashion Collaborative
Green River Academy Historic Site
UK Chapter of Students Helping Honduras
Stay tuned for FALL BALL 2011!