Dancing for Gold® 2023 supporting Book for Hope®
Dancing for Gold® 2023

How Your Support Makes a Difference



Children cannot be treated for cancer in Western Kentucky or Southern Illinois and must travel at least 2 1/2 hours or farther out of town. With the support of our donors, Book for Hope, Inc. will continue giving an emergency envelope and paying monthly bills for families with a child on cancer treatment. Children in our region go all over the USA for cancer treatment. When a child is diagnosed with cancer, a parent/parents will have to stop working to stay with them at the hospital or care for them at home, which puts a financial strain on the family. In addition, children only receive 4% of funding from the Federal Government for cancer research, and adults receive 96% of funding for cancer research. Also, your support will allow us to continue to give 32% to childhood cancer research…..because kids matter.



Book for Hope®, Inc., a local childhood cancer organization, will host our 3rd Annual Dancing for Gold® on March 18th, 2023 at the Paducah Convention Center from 6:00 PM through 10:00 PM.

The doors will open at 6:00 PM. So, get ready to help change the face of pediatric cancer while having a great time!  We are grateful for our dancers fundraising for their $15,000.00 goal and getting Corporate Sponsors. Also, we are thankful to have Ashley and Pam Thurman as our dance directors again this year.

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DANCE DIRECTORS

Ashley & Pam Thurman

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OUR DANCERS - 2023

Jack Kane

Michelle Bowling

Misty Freeman

Bob Lawler

Dr. Joseph Ashburn

Heather Ashburn

Dayna Dunker

Katelyn Bodell

Michele Owens Schooley

Drake Dunnaway

Bobby Davidson

Jeff Mears

Jay Black