Special Guest...

Vince Marrow, Associate Head Coach for University of Kentucky, will be joining us at the Gala! Marrow joined head coach Mark Stoops’ staff in 2012 as the tight ends coach, recruiting coordinator and the NFL liaison. In February of 2019, he was elevated to associate head coach.

Learn more.

The Details

All proceeds from the Gala benefit the Wanda Joyce Robinson Foundation and our mission to support kids and youth impacted by incarceration.

2023 Derby Gala with special guest Vince Marrow

Dinner  |  DJ   |  Live Auction  |  Casino Games  |  Open Bar

Black Tie Optional 

6:00pm on Saturday, April 29

Paddock Pavilion at the Lexington Griffin Gate Marriott Golf Resort & Spa
1800 Newtown Pike, Lexington, KY 40511

Parmesan Crusted Chicken Breast and Herb Cream OR Blackened Salmon OR Vegetarian Plate

with Lemon Broccolini and Buttered Mashed Potatoes

Tickets (on sale February 6, 2023)

$125 Individual

$250 Couple

$1,250 Table of Ten

Ticket sales for the 2023 Gala have ended.

The Wanda Joyce Robinson Foundation has a room block at the Lexington Griffin Gate Marriott Golf Resort & Spa for the weekend of the Gala.


Book your group rate for Wanda Joyce Robinson Foundation

You will find the information for your online reservation link below.

Event Summary:

Wanda Joyce Robinson Foundation

Start Date: Saturday, April 29, 2023

End Date: Sunday, April 30, 2023

Last Day to Book: Wednesday, March 29, 2023

Become a Sponsor

The gala will be a night of fun, but most importantly it will be a chance for us to share some of the work we’ve been doing and raise funds to continue making a difference in our community and beyond. By sponsoring our gala, you are directly helping us with our goal to educate, connect and prevent and end the cycle of incarceration.

Contact us at [email protected]
or 502-229-3307.