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Shelby County Community Charity

Helping our brothers and sisters throughout Shelby County, Kentucky.

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The annual golf scramble is our main source of funding. Learn More.

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Michael Long Golf Scramble 2014

The 19th annual Michael Long Golf Scramble was held on the second weekend of May.  The scramble saw teams from as far away as Texas.  The teams met Friday night for a reception, introductions, and a live auction.  Once the auction was completed, the night was full of music, karaoke, and dancing. Early Saturday morning, after breakfast that was provided by Bernice (with the Shelbyville Dairy Queen), teams assembled at the club house with golf carts ready to go.  With a quick speech by the golf course GM/Head Professional, Greg Gibson, the teams were off for a shotgun start.     As teams made their way around the course, they were    greeted by the club professionals at the 1st hole for a long  drive competition.  Golfers could pay to play their second  shot from the longest drive.  All the money collected was given back to the charity.  Needless to say, anyone who had a drive longer than the course professionals had some bragging rights. With the golf in full swing, the grills were fired up.  We have a great group of volunteers that grill brats, hamburgers, and more.  These volunteers have been at this every year for the charity.   By the mid afternoon the storms started to move in.  All the golfers took their last shots and made their way to the club house.  Numbers were soon tallied and the golfing came to a close. With the golf over, the party could start.  Most made their way in for dinner and another live auction.  The military golf team was also brought to the spotlight, and given a...

Backpack Program

Through the Shelby County Backpack Program, Shelby County Community Charity assisted in providing children with meals.  The Shelby County Backpack Program provides supplemental meals for Shelby County elementary students during weekends, fall break, winter break, and spring break.  Without the backpack program, these children may not have the means to eat any meals while they are not at...

5k 2014

On November 1, 2014 Shelby County Community Charity held our 3rd annual walk/run-a-thon at Clear Creak Park.  Despite the 20 degree temperatures and the bit of snow coming down, we had around 140 participants show up to the 5k.  Each year the funds are dedicated to a specific individual in need.  The proceeds for this year were raised to assist a local family’s child with medical needs.  From our amazing sponsors, participants, and community, we were able to donate $10,000!  This event would not have been possible without all those...

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