WELCOME TO WE DAY COMMUNITY KENTUCKY
We are dedicated to engaging, inspiring and empowering young people to participate in local and global acts of service, kindness and compassion. We share these ideas, celebrate these actions and prove that TOGETHER, WE CAN CHANGE THE WORLD during our annual event in Louisville.
The 2018 WE Day Community Kentucky was held on April 17th at the Kentucky Center for the Arts. Thousands of Kentucky students shared stories, were inspired and took part in WE WALK FOR COMPASSION.
Watch highlights from We Day Kentucky 2018
Squallis Puppeteers, light up bracelets and 2,400+ students...oh my! Check out our recap of this awesome event!
PHOTO MOMENTS: WE DAY KENTUCKY 2018
Enjoy a few of our favorite images from the 2018 event that inspired thousands of students and generated over 44,600 hours local and global service.
Want to see more WE Day Kentucky moments? Check out our Archives Page to see 2017 & 2016.
2019 WE Day Community Kentucky Speakers
2019 WE Day Community Kentucky Performers
WE DAY KENTUCKY FAQ'S
Questions about We Day Kentucky? We have answers! See below for answers to general questions about the event and ways to get involved.
We Day KY is a day of celebration and inspiration. You can’t buy a ticket to WE Day, you earn it through service. The day brings together world-class speakers, musicians and students who are leaders in service in their communities.
To earn a ticket to WE Day Kentucky, students and student groups must register at www.we.org. Using the free WE Schools resources kit they will receive after registering, students will plan and execute one local and one global service project during the year, focusing on any issues about which they are passionate! By completing these projects and reporting their results, they earn a ticket to attend WE Day Kentucky.
We Day Kentucky will take place at the Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts on April 16, 2019. The space will be filled with fun, compassion and service.
Every WE Day Kentucky has a Call To Action- a way for young people to come together to help young people in one specific manner. The Call To Action at WE Day Kentucky 2018 was to assemble WE CARE KITS to young people in need to be school-ready. The personal care items were donated to JCPS Family Resources Centers, Kentucky Refugee Ministries and local youth oriented non-profits in Jefferson County.
From the WE Day Kentucky Blog...
Being like-minded change-makers, creating a global community bound by compassion is a yearlong commitment. Read what WE have been up to!
The next stop for Wheatley was the recording studio! The Young Prodigy’s went to the studio to record their song, California Love after school. They were so excited. The students faces lit up when they arrived at Bisig Impact Group to record. On the way to the studio, the kids... Continue Reading »
DuPont Manual junior and sophomore, Forest Clevenger and Emily Slaven, spoke about compassion and service, in particular, advocacy. They reminded viewers that advocacy is an extremely important, but often unrecognized form of service. Forest expressed the goal of both the Mayor’s Give A Day week and WE Day Kentucky – to get adults and young people doing service all... Continue Reading »
Meghan Sharma, a senior at DuPont Manual High School, and Spencer Schumacher, a senior at North Oldham High School, recently sat down with Great Day Live co-hosts Rachel Platt and Terry Miners to speak about WE Day Kentucky. Meghan shared information about the local and global services project she and... Continue Reading »