WHAS Crusade for Children Ambassadors

Young professionals help create awareness

Members of the Young Professionals Association of Louisville (YPAL) volunteer their time to create awareness and raise funds for the WHAS Crusade for Children. This group, known as the Crusade Ambassadors, was organized in 2009.

Young professionals engaging to advance the WHAS Crusade for Children mission.

Crusade Ambassadors
Meaghan Dixon
Jennifer Fries
Chrystal Huff
Sean Keeley
Natalie Turner Keeley
John Kessler
Zach Settembre
Tiffany Wakeley

Past Crusade Ambassadors
Tiffany Allgeier
Brent Collins
David Dieruf
Michael Fazio
Meredith Fitzsimmons
Jayme Hart
Tiffany Massey
Chris Nation
Joe Schmidt
Eliyah D. Tashiro
Rachael Waddell

Find out more about the Ambassadors, click here to download a flyer.

Here’s what the Ambassadors have been up to since December 2009:

Fundraisers & Awareness Events

Studio G Paint Night
Fifth Annual June Telethon Kick Off Jam! at Fourth Street Live – 2015
June Telethon Kick Off Jam! at Molly Malone’s – 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
Motorcycle Poker Run: 2010, 2011
Sweet Frog Awareness Event
Comfy Cow Awareness Event
E-Host Contest

Benefiting Grant Recipient Visits

Best Buddies Kentucky
Boys and Girls Haven
Center for Pediatric Therapies
Down Syndrome of Louisville
Family and Children’s Place
Green Hill Therapy
Home of the Innocents
Kosair Children’s Hospital Downtown
Norton Women’s Pavilion and Kosair Children’s Hospital NICU &
WHAS Crusade for Children Pediatric Unit
St. Joseph’s Children’s Home
Visually Impaired Preschool Services (VIPS)

Business Lunches

Luckett & Farley
New York Life
Strothman and Company


December Telethon – Check Presentations
Golf Scramble at Woodhaven Country Club
Green Hill Therapy Annual Hoe Down Fundraiser Event Breakdown
Joe Huber Memorial Concert
June Telethon – Check Presentations
June Telethon – Logging
Oscar Nights
Terry Meiners 84WHAS Radio Show Spots
WHAS11 Noon News Interviews
YPAL Community Connections Events

Thank You Dinners

Annual Crusade Thank You Dinners
June Telethon Thank You Dinners

Learn More

Crusade Ambassador board meetings are held every third Tuesday of each month.
Just click here to send an email for more information.

See the Ambassadors’ Facebook page, click here.