12th Annual Robinson S. Brown, Jr. Memorial Golf Scramble

The 12th Annual Robinson S. Brown, Jr. Memorial Golf Scramble was a success once again and we want to thank all the sponsors and participants for their generous donations.

Barbara LaMaster Sponsor
Hyland Block & Hyland Sponsor

Baxter Corner Sponsor
Sherwin-Williams Sponsor
Intex Systems Sponsor

Hunt Properties Sponsor
Valley Interior Productions, Sponsor
United Rentals, Sponsor
Ted Schultz Golf Academy, Sponsor
Our Savior Lutheran, Sponsor
John D. Rees Correctional Consultant, Sponsor
Hyland Block and Hyland, Sponsor
Hunt Properties, Sponsor

Bluegrass Hydronics and Pump LLC, Sponsor
Baxters Corner and Southeast Christian Church, Sponsors

 

 

Support Prodigal on Oct 1 through Give Local Louisville

On Thursday, October 1, 2015, the Community Foundation of Louisville will host the second Give Local Louisville. This 24-hour, online “Give Day” will support local nonprofit organizations doing great work in our own backyard.Logo Give Local Louisville - 150

Prodigal Ministries is participating for the first time this year. We need your help to make this day a success! To participate, plan to visit GoLocalLouisville.org anytime between 12:00 a.m. and 11:59 p.m. on Thursday, October 1, 2015, to make an online contribution.

Give Local Louisville is an opportunity for people to support local causes they care about and to turn their collective generosity into impact for our community.  For one day, every dollar given to local nonprofits will be augmented through proportionate match and prize dollars contributed by the Community Foundation of Louisville; its supporting partners LG&E and KU Energy, Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kentucky, Delta Dental of Kentucky; Sam Swope Auto Group; and a generous anonymous foundation.

Online credit card giving will take place here from 12:00 a.m. to 11:59 p.m. on October 1st. Donors who wish to use their Community Foundation Donor Advised Fund or Charitable Checking Fund may do so by submitting a grant request through the Community Foundation of Louisville  no later than 3:00 p.m. on September 25.  Restrictions apply. 

Come on, Louisville! Show us your generosity!

June 8 – Golf Scramble

Join us Monday, June 8, at Audubon Country Club for a fun-filled day of golf while supporting the mission of Prodigal Ministries.

Registration begins at 11 a.m., followed by a light lunch in the clubhouse. Then it’s out to the course for a shotgun start at 12:30 p.m. The day wraps up with an awards ceremony and dinner at 4:30 pm.

The memorial event is sponsored by Brown-Forman and Stock Yards Bank & Trust.  If you don’t golf, but would like to participate, you can sponsor a hole.

The entry fee, which includes lunch and dinner, is $250 per person or $1,000 for a team of four.  Call 502.749.9194 to register.

July 15 – Spirit of Prodigal Award Deadline

The deadline for nominations for the 2015 Spirit of Prodigal Awards will be July 15th. The Spirit of Prodigal Award recognizes individuals and organizations whose mission aligns with that of Prodigal Ministries.

2015 spirit of prodigal award logoThe Spirit of Prodigal Award was established in 2012 to recognize individuals and organizations whose mission aligns with that of Prodigal Ministries. There is a common spirit among the people who walk side-by-side with ex-offenders on their journey to successfully reenter society. It is a spirit of compassion, faith and hope.  Our staff and volunteers have that spirit, and it is shared by others who have taken an active role in helping men and women start anew and avoid a return to prison.

We are now accepting nominations for the 2015 Spirit of Prodigal Awards. Nominees will be evaluated on the following criteria:

  • Demonstrates compassion for the plight of ex-offenders and their quest to not re-offend.
  • Assists ex-offenders to rebuild relationships with their families and communities.
  • Is involved in the comprehensive effort to help men and women return to productive and independent living in the community.
  • Becomes a role model for this at-risk population.

Award recipients will be honored September 10, 2015, at Prodigal Ministries’ 8th Annual Christmas in September Fashion Boutique & Dinner.  The event will be held at Seelbach Hilton Louisville.

2015 Spirit of Prodigal Nomination Rules and Form.

Annual Picnic – Oct 4

Clients, staff, volunteers, board members and the families of all, are invited to the Prodigal Ministries’ annual cookout and picnic on Saturday, October 4 at the Wright House.  Games, music and fun for all!

The event will be from 3 – 7 p.m., with food served at 5 p.m., followed by a time of worship at 6 p.m.

Meat and drinks will be provided. Guests are asked to bring a large dish to share, as well as their own lawn chairs.

Please RSVP (502-749-9194) if you are planning to eat with us.

Spirit of Prodigal Award Deadline – July 31

The deadline for nominations for the 2014 Spirit of Prodigal Awards has been extended to July 31, 2014. The Spirit of Prodigal Award recognizes individuals and organizations whose mission aligns with that of Prodigal Ministries.

2014 Spirit of Prodigal Award logoThe Spirit of Prodigal Award was established in 2012 to recognize individuals and organizations whose mission aligns with that of Prodigal Ministries. There is a common spirit among the people who walk side-by-side with ex-offenders on their journey to successfully reenter society. It is a spirit of compassion, faith and hope.  Our staff and volunteers have that spirit, and it is shared by others who have taken an active role in helping men and women start anew and avoid a return to prison.

We are now accepting nominations for the 2014 Spirit of Prodigal Awards. Nominees will be evaluated on the following criteria:

  • Demonstrates compassion for the plight of ex-offenders and their quest to not re-offend.
  • Assists ex-offenders to rebuild relationships with their families and communities.
  • Is involved in the comprehensive effort to help men and women return to productive and independent living in the community.
  • Becomes a role model for this at-risk population.

Award recipients will be honored September 4, 2014 at Prodigal Ministries’ 7th Annual Christmas in September Fashion Event & Dinner.  The event will be held at Seelbach Hilton Louisville. The Christmas in September Fashion Event & Dinner is sponsored by Corporate Sponsor: Stock Yards Bank & Trust; Cocktail Sponsors: Brown-Forman and Volare Italian Ristorante; Valet Parking Sponsor: Blue Grass Motorsport; and Media Sponsors:  Today’s Woman and Louisville Public Media.

Click Here for a nomination form and submission details.  Or email requests and questions to mebs@mebspage.com.

Christmas in September Fashion Event & Dinner – Sept 4

The 7th Annual Christmas in September Fashion Event & Dinner to benefit Prodigal Ministries will be held Thursday, September 4, 2014, at the Seelbach Hilton Louisville, featuring:

  • Pat Day, Racing Hall of Fame Jockey — Guest Speaker
  • Terry Meiners & Rachel Platt, WHAS11’s Great Day Live — Co-Emcees
  • Free Valet Parking

The Christmas in September Event & Dinner is sponsored by Corporate Sponsor: Stock Yards Bank & Trust; Cocktail Sponsors: Brown-Forman and Volare Italian Ristorante; Valet Parking Sponsor: Blue Grass Motorsport; and Media Sponsors: Today’s Woman and Louisville Public Media.

Deadline for Nominations — July 14, 2014

The deadline for nominations for the 2014 Spirit of Prodigal Awards is July 14, 2014. The Spirit of Prodigal Award recognizes individuals and organizations whose mission aligns with that of Prodigal Ministries.

Award recipients will be honored September 4, 2014 at Prodigal Ministries’ 7th Annual Christmas in September.  The event will be held at Seelbach Hilton Louisville. Christmas in September is sponsored by Corporate Sponsor: Stock Yards Bank & Trust; Boutique Marketplace & Cocktail Sponsor: Brown-Forman; and Valet Parking Sponsor: Blue Grass Motorsport.

Click Here for a nomination form or email requests and questions to mebs@mebspage.com.