Chelsey Keesy is from Bardstown, Kentucky and attended Eastern Kentucky University in Richmond. She is currently the Development Director at Radio Eye, a nonprofit audio information service for people who are visually impaired or anyone who is unable to read printed material. 

Chelsey currently volunteers for Girls on the Run Louisville. She is a member of Kentuckians for the Commonwealth, on the scholarship committee of the Bluegrass Association of Fundraising Professionals, a graduate of the Get on Board program (2013), and a member of the Louisville Downtown Lions Club

Professional accomplishments include:
Bluegrass Council of the Blind
  • Assisted in raising over $160,000 in grant funds, $54,000 of that being new grant funds
  • Implemented new funding projects such as Vehicles for Charity, Kroger Community Rewards, AmazonSmile, and various restaurant dining days
  • Helped plan the annual SEE Cruise event, assisting with silent auction and raffle donations, sponsorships, volunteer coordination, and flyer/social media designs
  • Increased people reached through social media and newsletter by 150%
  • Implemented direct mail and email campaigns
  • Designed logos for the Blind Services Coalition of Kentucky and the Eye Opening Symposium

Radio Eye

Areas of Interest & Expertise

  • Grant writing and consulting
  • Fundraising projects
  • ​Event planning
  • Design (flyers, social media banners, annual reports, etc.)
  • Marketing
  • Social Media
  • Newsletters
  • Website management
  • Outreach projects
Chelsey Keesy

CK Nonprofit Services, LLC

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