The Nunn Center at the University of Kentucky Libraries has recently partnered with Hospice of the Bluegrass on REFLECTIONS, an initiative to use volunteers to conduct oral history interviews with patients under the care of Hospice of the Bluegrass. Initially, the project is focusing on the Central Kentucky area but will eventually be expanded statewide. This is an incredible project that I am so proud of. For questions on how to volunteer, contact Hospice of the Bluegrass volunteer coordinator Turner West: firstname.lastname@example.org
The oral history project was featured on WUKY this morning as part of the Storycorps National Day of Listening initiative. A great chance to shed light on this wonderful local project! Take a listen below an don’t forget to subscribe to the podcast.
Oral Histories Department Teams With Hospice Of The Bluegrass For New Recording Project , WUKY (2010-11-23) LEXINGTON, KY (wuky) – In observance of Friday’s National Day of Listening project, Dr. Doug Boyd with the Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral Histories in the UK Libraries chats with Alan Lytle about a new project involving volunteers and patients at Hospice of the Bluegrass. © Copyright 2010, wuky