Kindergarten Readiness


Creating Remarkable
Change in Kids

At Keystone Learning Academy, one of seven Excellence Academy early learning centers, Director Sharon Hemingway has noticed a remarkable change in the kids. The atmosphere in the classroom is now so much more peaceful, calm and conducive to learning...

High School Graduation

High School Graduation

Brandon's OST Program and Mentor Helped Him Graduate!

Brandon was raised in the West End of Louisville by a single parent. An out-of-school time (OST) program helped him focus on his educational and career goals and overcome some of the challenges he faced in his neighborhood and school....

Health and Well Being


Healthy Eating For Kids

The importance of healthy eating has benefits that extend to the classroom. When students eat breakfast they are more likely to be focused and ready to learn...

Family Stability


More than 400 yard signs were placed in the Park Hill, Algonquin and Old Louisville neighborhoods with an invaluable message: Parents Matter. Attendance Works.

Our Vision: A Community Whose People Achieve Their Fullest Potential Through Education, Financial Stability And Healthy Lives.
Our Mission: Improve Lives and Our Community by Engaging People to Give, Advocate and Volunteer.
Live United: It's A Credo. A Mission. A Goal.
A constant reminder that when we ensure everyone achieves their fullest potential, we improve our community. We help our children succeed in school. We build the strength of our neighborhoods. We bolster the health of our communities. And we change the lives of those who walk by us every day by engaging people to give, advocate and volunteer.
Live United in Action

We are currently issuing a Request for Proposals for the Black Male Achievement Innovation Fund aimed at supporting smaller organizations that show strong results for African American boys and young men in our community.

TONIGHT from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m., incoming kindergarteners can wear their Kindergarten Countdown t-shirt from Louisville Free Public Library and gain FREE admission to the Louisville Bats game and also meet teachers and staff from local schools, and get lots of free stuff too!

From the Live United Blog

This year my son, Sam, will start kindergarten. His feelings about this are equal parts excitement and uncertainty. Starting kindergarten is a big deal - in fact, I feel it's one of life's great transitions. Children often leave the comfortable environments they have known their short lives and are introduced to new settings, people, and ideas. Therefore, it is important to celebrate this rite of passage and make sure our children are prepared and enthusiastic about their new journey...

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