Christmas in September

Photos by Bill Wine

This festive dinner was held at the Seelbach Hilton on September 7. UofL Football Alumnus Zeke Pike told his inspiring story of overcoming addiction. In the last decade, this annual event has raised over $1 million for Prodigal Ministries, which helps men and women seek counseling, job training and housing after being released from prison.

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  • Silent auction items included a Baseball Fan package.

  • Alice Skaggs, event chair Steve Skaggs and Executive Director of Prodigal Ministries Jennifer Partin.

  • Cathy and Zach Zoeller.

  • Jeff and Susan Sampson with Karen Ford and Board President Tony Ford.

  • Patricia and Don Thomas.

  • Vince and Mary Tichenor.

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  • Auctioneers Shaun Logsdon and Brooklyn Graham.

  • John Carl and Vice-Chair of the Board of Directors and member of the event committee Cheryl Carl.

  • Jill and Jim Woosley.

  • Ted and Eileen Kalbfleisch.

  • Missy and Samer Ziady.

  • Rob and Susan Greenrose.

  • Karen Conway, Laura Hecht and Vice-Chair of the Board of Directors and member of the event committee Cheryl Carl.

  • Member of the Board of Directors Bob Schiavone and Board President Tony Ford.

  • Karon Mitchell, Linda Anderson, Beth Oppel, Terri Leehy, Terry Genardi, Melanie Cole and Betsy Thomas.

  • Deb Copeland and Cathy Peters.

  • David and Ginger Arnold.

  • Janet Cowan with Jay and Robin Harley.

  • Jan Ostbloom and Missy Ziady.

  • Santa Pat.

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  • The Executive Director of Prodigal Ministries Jennifer Partin applauded.

  • The emcee was Rachel Platt.