Story Category: Education

CLARK Scholarship Provides Students with Much-Needed Lift

CLARK Material Handling, the international manufacturer of forklifts headquartered in Lexington, has a commitment to giving back to the Lexington community by providing need-based scholarships for Fayette County students. While the children of CLARK Material Handling are eligible to apply, the scholarship is offered to all Fayette County high school… Read More

GRANT SPOTLIGHT: 3.14 Going Forward Fund

It’s Not Just Pi in the Sky! Recognizing the underrepresentation of women and minorities in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) fields, an anonymous donor established the 3.14 Going Forward Fund at BGCF to increase opportunities for young women and minority students in Fayette County public schools to participate in… Read More

Making The Dream of College Possible For Others

The Jane Allen Newman Story Due to the Great Depression and hard times at home, Jane Allen Newman was not able to realize her dream of going to college. But thanks to a legacy gift, she makes it possible for other hardworking Kentucky students to get their degrees. Born in… Read More