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Spring Cleaning at The Cabbage Patch

Posted by on Apr 28, 2014 in Stories from The Patch, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Spring Cleaning at The Cabbage Patch

Because of our wonderful volunteers, The Cabbage Patch has been getting some spring cleaning done in preparation for summer programs! We teach Patch participants to respect and take care of their space, and it is important that we provide an environment that they can be proud of.

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Finals Week for The Cabbage Patch Scholars!

Posted by on Apr 23, 2014 in Stories from The Patch | 0 comments

Finals Week for The Cabbage Patch Scholars!

As finals loom, we are so grateful to Girl Scout Troop 1312, who once again this year put together care packages to sustain our scholars as they hit the books and burn the midnight oil. These packages include college life staples like snacks, school supplies and gift cards, but the most valuable inclusions are the personalized notes of encouragement from the girls. With a few simple words, they remind the students that we are all counting on them to be tomorrow’s leaders!

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It’s Financial Literacy Month…Do You Know Where Your Budget Is?

Posted by on Apr 4, 2014 in Stories from The Patch | 0 comments

It’s Financial Literacy Month…Do You Know Where Your Budget Is?

Did you know that April is Financial Literacy Month?

At The Cabbage Patch, part of our mission is to improve the lives of the families we serve by empowering parents with knowledge and resources. Part of the program is to teach parents about financial responsibility, and we thought we would share some insights from those lessons. Everyone can use some budgeting tips!

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Thank You to Fund for the Arts and Baxter’s Corner Art, Books and Puppets!

Posted by on Mar 21, 2014 in Stories from The Patch | 0 comments

Thank You to Fund for the Arts and Baxter’s Corner Art, Books and Puppets!

The Cabbage Patch kids “hopped to it” this week with an interactive lesson on willpower thanks to Fund for the Arts and the creators of Baxter’s Corner art, books and puppets!

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A Big Surprise from The Louisville Youth Philanthropy Council

Posted by on Mar 14, 2014 in Stories from The Patch | 0 comments

A Big Surprise from The Louisville Youth Philanthropy Council

When you support The Cabbage Patch, you support an enduring tradition of service, passed down from one generation to the next. An overwhelming number of Cabbage Patch participants develop a sense of purpose that leads them to become role models and inspire ambition in others. Recently, Cabbage Patch Educational Opportunities Manager Mayghin Levine and one of our star Patch kids got a big surprise from The Louisville Youth Philanthropy Council (LYPC) that will help to continue this legacy!

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