Attend an Event to Fight Cancer

Join your neighbors and people who care about defeating cancer in Kentucky at one of our signature events. You’ll make a difference while enjoying the things you love.

Explore the Events Calendar

We’d love to see you and your family at one of our events! From casual to glamorous, UK Markey hosts a variety of events to fund the fight against cancer. Explore our calendar to find an activity that fits your style and your schedule.


3rd Annual Daphne’s Legacy Golf Scramble

Register today for the 3rd Annual Daphne's Legacy Golf Scramble, benefitting the UK Markey Cancer Foundation and Triple Negative Breast Cancer Research.

May —

19th Annual Markey Golf Classic & Calcutta Dinner

Join us for the 19th annual Markey Golf Classic and Calcutta Dinner. The Markey Calcutta Dinner and Live Auction takes place at Castle & Key Distillery on May 13, 2023 and features live music, dinner and drinks, and a rousing live and Calcutta auction. The Markey Golf Classic takes place on May 15, 2023 at the Lexington Country Club.

Jan —

Apollo Academics Tutoring

Dunbar High School students Christina Lin, 16, Sarah Lin, 16, and Justin Wong, 15, created Apollo Academics Tutoring, a service to tutor other students.  Rather than collect payment for their time, the three teens decided that they wanted to contribute to their community and directed their clients to donate to their chosen organization in honor of Apollo Academics Tutoring.  Acknowledging that cancer is such a prevalent and serious issue in the world, especially Kentucky, Christina, Sarah, and Justin designated the UK Markey Cancer Foundation as the beneficiary of their generosity and kindness.

Feb —

Big Blue Determination Basketball Fundraiser

BIG BLUE DETERMINATION   Thank you for your support of the fundraising efforts of the Big Blue Determination high school fundraiser, benefitting the Markey Cancer Foundation. Your generous donation is actively being used to conquer…

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