Chandra has been bullied and harassed on a regular basis at her school. At one point, things got so bad that a group of girls jumped her and beat her up, and shortly after came to her home to intimidate her. Staff members at The Cabbage Patch helped her family contact the police and get the process started to establish a restraining order.
After the situation... Read More
One of the best ways for a club, organization or business to make a big impact with the children of The Cabbage Patch is to organize a service project! This can mean setting up a food or school supply drive, helping with facility repairs or cleaning or hosting a party or celebration. Christ Church United Methodist completed a very timely service project recently... Read More
Several new friends have joined us in profoundly changing lives as 2019 Cabbage Patch Board members! Here's another look at some of the newest Board members working behind the scenes to profoundly change lives at The Patch!
Michael Drake is the Director of Generation Services at LG&E. He and his wife Sarah have three children and they worship at Southeast... Read More
Cabbage Patch alumna Frankie Lewis managed to win the hearts of not only the audience of Project Runway, but also the hearts of her fellow designers! We are so proud of her for conducting herself with integrity, honesty and resilience during the competition.
[caption id="attachment_5424" align="aligncenter" width="489"] We knew her back when... Frankie leading... Read More
It is bittersweet to announce that we will be celebrating 38 years of service by Director of Programs and Facilities Rod Napier at his retirement party on May 18. In his time at The Patch, he has helped establish a variety of education and youth development programs, supervised the growth of The Patch’s staff and volunteer team, worked on the 19,000 square... Read More
A Message from Bill Meyer, Cabbage Patch Board President:
Since 1984, The Cabbage Patch has been guided with integrity, ambition and devotion by Executive Director Tracy Holladay. It is remarkable to have such longstanding leadership, and The Patch is fortunate to have a very strong foundation because of it. We are excited to report that this foundation will... Read More
One of the greatest adventures a Cabbage Patch member can experience is our 100 mile biking and camping trip. The journey is full of lessons in perseverance, resilience and respect for our environment. Before we even set wheels on the trail, however, there are other lessons to be learned. We teach young people to be prepared by inspecting and servicing their... Read More
Several new friends have joined us in profoundly changing lives as 2019 Cabbage Patch Board members! We are grateful for their commitments and will be introducing them here, a few at a time, over the next few weeks.
Mark Pfeifer is a former Patch Board President who joins us for a new term of profoundly changing lives! He is a Professor of Medicine and... Read More
Musician Jim McGee led 10 two-hour sessions of the Music and Rhythm group in November and December 2018, which engaged kids in performance of diverse indigenous music of Kentucky including gospel song, freedom song, blues, call and response spirituals, jug band, jazz, KY fiddle tunes, holiday songs, kids songs R & B, and hip hop percussion. The goal of the... Read More
Several new friends have joined us in profoundly changing lives as 2019 Cabbage Patch Board members! We are grateful for their commitments and will be introducing them here, a few at a time, over the next few weeks. First up, David Dorsey and Emily Lawrence!
David Dorsey is retired from Brown-Forman. He is married to Lee Ann and they have three grown children.... Read More