Almost any Cabbage Patch alumnus will tell you that once you are a Patcher, you are a Patcher for life! Our staff members frequently seek out former members to see how they are doing, and we find many success stories along the way. One amazing role model is recently graduated Cabbage Patch College Scholar Evan Packer who, after completing his undergraduate degree... Read More
Recently, University of Kentucky President Dr. Eli Capilouto spoke at the Rotary Club of Louisville. His remarks largely centered on how UK is the "University for Kentucky," and its commitment to building a well-educated workforce and addressing Kentucky's most pressing needs. (more…) Read More
With many of The Patch's College Scholars home for the holidays, December is the perfect time to celebrate their successes and connect them with future Scholars! Manager of Educational Opportunities Mayghin Levine organized a festive holiday party that included a chance for the Scholars to share lessons from the college experience with members of The Patch's... Read More
Do you know what makes The Cabbage Patch College Scholars program different from other scholarship programs?
Let's talk about what goes into getting an at-risk child ready for college. There is the financial barrier, which is what usually comes to mind. But for many young people served by The Cabbage Patch, there are other obstacles to address.
Some young... Read More
For this year's Annual Auction, our college scholar Daron Peterson gave a wonderful speech that stressed the importance of the role models at The Patch and how we open a world of opportunities for at-risk youth.
If you were not able to join us at this year's event, we hope you will enjoy seeing what Daron had to say about how your support helps young people... Read More
Each year, approximately 20 Cabbage Patch educational participants qualify for the The College Scholars Program, which provides higher education funding for motivated students. It's always so inspirational to see someone who has grown up with The Patch go on to pursue their career with the confidence that their time here has prepared them to be the best of the... Read More