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Past Events

9/27/2019:  Inaugural #UNTIL Charity Tennis Event – We enjoyed a great evening at the Lexington Tennis Club for our very first charity tennis event.  Participation was great and players enjoyed a Round Robin format.  Dinner was provided by Pasta Garage and Kentucky CancerLink.  We had an amazing silent auction that included signed UK Basketballs and Football, as well as Kendra Scott Jewelry, items from the Cotton Patch, and more!  We are looking forward to the 2nd Annual event in 2020.  Date TBD.  

8/19/19:  6th Annual Kentucky CancerLink Golf Scramble – It was  HOT day!  We had a great time anyway with 21 teams competing at the amazing Spring Valley Golf Club!  We LOVE our sponsors!!  Thank you to UK HealthCare, WKYT, KORT Physical Therapy, CHI Saint Joseph Health, Baptist Health, Garage Solutions of Central Kentucky, CLARK!  Thanks to CLARK Marterials and Lexmark for providing awesome volunteers!  See you next August!

8/20/18: 5th Annual Kentucky CancerLink Golf Scramble – After multiple weather-related reschedules, the 5th Annual Kentucky CancerLink Golf Scramble took place at the beautiful Spring Valley Golf Club.  21 teams competed in the event!  We are appreciative of our Presenting Sponsor, UK HealthCare, Media Sponsor, WKYT and Lunch Sponsor, Atlas Contracting!  Save the Date for the 6th Annual Kentucky CancerLink Golf Scramble on Monday, August 19, 2019!

5/4/18:  Inaugural Race Against Cancer – A Derby Eve Party!  Hosted by Roy and Karen Mundy and Lewis and Monteia Owenby, the Race Against Cancer was a great event benefiting Kentucky CancerLink and the Kentucky Cancer Foundation.  It was well attended with 150 guests, emcees were WKYT’s Jim Caldwell and Miranda Combs.  Superfecta performed and party-goers dance the night away in a tent under the stars. Click HERE for pictures from this great event!  Save the date for the 1st Annual Race Against Cancer – A Derby Eve Party on Friday, May 4, 2019!

11/11/17:  Inaugural I Dance for Hope Gala – In partnership with Lexington Arthur Murray Dance Studio, Kentucky CancerLink celebrated survivors and dancing the night away to support all cancers at the Grand Reserve in Lexington.  Click here to see photos from this amazing event!

6/1/17:  Whisky Chicks Launch benefiting Kentucky CancerLink – KCL and friends had a great evening learning from the Whisky Chicks about bourbon and tasting a few yummy samples!  At the 21C, in Lexington, we had a great evening of food, beverage and fun!  The event was a kick-off to support KCL’s #UNTIL Campaign – #UNTIL there is a cure for cancer, Kentuckians need help TODAY!  Click here to see pics taken by TOPS in Lex!

4/24/17: 4th Annual Kentucky CancerLink Golf Scramble – Presenting Sponsor UK HealthCare – 20 teams came out to Spring Valley Golf Club for a great day of golf and support.  SAVE THE DATE for 2018 – Monday, 4/23/18 – for the 5th Annual event!!  Click here to see pictures from this year.

3/25/17:  Inaugural Quarter Horse Marathon Relay to benefit Kentucky CancerLink.  We had a great day at Spindletop Hall in Lexington on Saturday, March 25, 2017.  This inaugural event brought together teams and individuals to run a marathon!  Either you chose to run it in a rotation with team members, or you participated on your own!  This race was a Boston qualifier!  Click here to see awesome pictures from an amazing event!

12/8/16:  Heroes of Hope – Kentucky CancerLink hosted a celebration of our Heroes of Hope, those who support our mission, so that we are able to provide assistance to Heroes as a they face a cancer diagnosis.  We had a great evening!  Thank you to sponsor, Forcht Bank!  Click here to see pictures from the event!

7/9/16:  Pink the Park- Lexington Legends Thank you to the Lexington Legends and LBX sponsor for having this amazing event honoring breast cancer survivors and their families!  Kentucky CancerLink is honored to a part of the planning and recipient of funding raised.  Click here to see pictures from TOPS in Lex Photography.

5/28/16:  2nd Annual Brave Faces of Cancer 5K – Presenting Sponsor:  UK HealthCare  We had a great turnout and amazing weather for the 2nd Annual Brave Faces of Cancer 5K!  Thank you to all who participated!  Click HERE to see pictures from TOPS Magazine.  Click HERE to see pictures from Ruby Cline-Eaton “The Picture Lady.”

4/25/16:  3rd Annual Kentucky CancerLink Golf Scramble – Presenting Sponsor:  UK HealthCare Thanks to all 96 players who joined us at Spring Valley Golf Club for a beautiful day on the greens!  The weather was spectacular and we are so grateful for all who attended.  Thanks to the many volunteers that helped make the event a success. Click here to see pictures from TOPS Magazine:

10/29/15:  A Century of Sinatra! – Thank you to Hill ‘N’ Dale Farms for hosting this memorable event!  It was an amazing, once in a lifetime evening for Kentucky CancerLink and Kentucky Cancer Foundation!  Thanks to all who supported this event!  Click links below to see pictures!


Nick Sulier Photography

8/8/15:  Lexus Smooth Jazz Fest – The Kentucky CancerLink team, along with Kentucky Cancer Foundation enjoyed a great evening of fellowship, BBQ and Jazz music in an outdoor venue at the Kentucky Horse Park (Primitive Campground).  Thank you to the African American Forum for the invitation to be a part of this event and spread the word about colon cancer screening options, mammograms and smoking cessation!  We’d love to come back next year!

7/25/15:  Lift for the Cure Event at Workout Anytime (3101 Mapleleaf Drive, Lexington)  A great lifting competition that brought out a great crowd and raised money for transportation for breast cancer patients in Kentucky!  A special thank you to Josh Ehringer for coordinating this event and having the passion to help Kentuckians in need!  

7/11/15:  Lexington Legends “Hats Off to Breast Cancer Survivors” We had a great afternoon and evening at the Lexington Legends Whitaker Ball Park to celebrate breast cancer survivors and remember those that we’ve lost.  Pictures will be uploaded soon on this event!

05/31/2015:  1st Annual Brave Faces of Cancer 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk.  Click here to see pictures from the race.  Click here to see pictures from the Finish Line and Awards.

04/27/2015:  2nd Annual Kentucky CancerLink Golf Scramble at Spring Valley Golf Club.  Click here to see pictures from the event!  

04/09/15: VIP Preview Cocktail Party: A Century of Sinatra.  Click here to see pictures from the event!

12/22/14:  Keeneland Christmas Outreach

11/26/14:  Thanksgiving Outreach at Keeneland 

11/21/14:  Mamm’s Day Out (Take 2) (Markey Cancer Center)

10/24-25/14:  Bluegrass Pickleball Club Tournament

10/18/14:  Juniper Hills Swing Fore a Cure

10/16/14:  BRA Day 2014

10/11/14:  Morgan County 5K

10/2/14:  Hot Seat for HOPE 2014 

8/23/14:  Mamm’s Day Out  (See Markey Facebook page for photos!)

8/16/14:  Workout for HOPE (Noland Fitness)

7/14/14:  1st Annual Golf Scramble (visit our FB page for pictures)

7/12/14:  Lexington Legends Pink Out the Park (visit our FB page for pictures)

6/7/14:   Great Clips:  Clip for HOPE (visit our FB page for pictures)








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