The Fund for the Arts celebrated the end of the 2013 campaign on Thursday, July 11th in Central Park. Barbara Sexton Smith, President & CEO of the Fund for the Arts, emceed the show with Greg Heitzman, President of the Louisville Water Company, who served as the 2013 Fund for the Arts Campaign Chair. The Fund for the Arts 2013 campaign raised $8,200,000, an increase over the $8,144,000 raised in 2012.
Top contributors included:
[wpcol_1half id=”” class=”” style=””]1. Humana Inc.
3. Yum! Brands, Inc.
4. Jefferson County Public Schools
5. Norton Healthcare
6. KentuckyOne Health[/wpcol_1half] [wpcol_1half_end id=”” class=”” style=””]
7.LG&E and KU Energy, IBEW Local 2100
8. Fifth Third Bank
9. PNC Bank
10. Republic Bank
11. Frost Brown Todd
12. American Commercial Lines/Jeffboat[/wpcol_1half_end]
“One dollar, one child, one story equals ONE Great American City!”, said Smith. “Thank you to everyone in this region who worked tirelessly to ensure stability in our Arts community and ignite a brush fire of Arts experiences for our children.”
The evening celebration included performances from the Guilderoy Byrne Celtic Band, Walden Theatre, Kentucky Shakespeare Summer Camps, and singing group 2nd CHANCE.