After torrential rain threatened to put a stop to the annual plant sale last year, the amazing partners at Fayette County Public Schools came to the rescue, allowing Fayette Cares to hold the sale indoors at Oakland Elementary School (OES).
Fayette Cares relies on hundreds of committed volunteers year-round. But volunteering is a two-way street that can benefit volunteers as much as it does our charitable work.
Massive bursts of color filled the air at the Fayette Cares High Cotton 5k/1k Color Run/Walk on Saturday, September 8th in Somerville, TN. The event drew nearly 500 registrants to take part in the most vibrant charity race ever seen in Fayette County. Both aerial and ground photography captured the brilliant display of colors […]
Fayette Cares is turning up the fun with our first-ever 5k color run/walk race and 1k fun run on Saturday, September 8th, in Somerville, TN. Skip, walk, dance or race for first place at this brilliant event! We’ll shower you with color along a scenic course that weaves through historic sites including a nearly 200 year […]
Excitement is in the air as Fayette County Public Schools prepare for the start of the school year, including plans for another huge show of support at the annual Fayette Cares charity race. This year Fayette Cares is turning up the fun with the first-ever High Cotton 5k/1k COLOR Blast on Saturday, September 8th, in […]
April 20, 2018 – As storm clouds loomed in the forecast last Wednesday, Fayette Cares staff and volunteers had an important decision to make – whether or not to hold the Plant Sale outside at First Citizens National Bank in Oakland, where it is typically held. With a generous offer from Fayette County Public Schools, […]
Highlights include over 10,000 plants, expert-led workshops, Kids Zone, concessions and more! April 6, 2018 – The annual Fayette Cares Plant Sale has long been known throughout the region as one of the best places to pick up beautiful plants at great prices. You can feel good about your purchase knowing all proceeds help provide shelter for […]
“Be warned! We plan on bringing our A-game,” says Shannon Kee, CEO of Memphis Contract Packaging (MCP)/Softee and Gold Sponsor of the Fayette Cares Golf Extravaganza sponsored by Ring Container Technologies. MCP is gearing up to make a significant impact at the event scheduled for Thursday, April 26th at Fair Oaks Golf Club in Oakland, […]
Always a champion of community involvement, Ring Container Technologies returns as the Fayette Cares charity tournament Title Sponsor on Thursday, April 26th at Fair Oaks Golf Club in Oakland, TN. “We’re proud to partner with an organization that offers safety and hope, and we understand that sponsorships are vital to the work of Fayette […]
March 16, 2018 – The 26th annual Fayette Cares Plant Sale is the perfect place to get inspired, receive gardening advice and pick up gorgeous plants for your yard or home. Over 10,000 plants, including over 500 varieties of flowering annuals, perennials, ferns, vegetables, herbs, ornamentals and more will be on sale Saturday, April 14, […]