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Welcome to Sarasota!

All alumni are welcome to join in the University of Kentucky alumni network.

If you are new to the area, give me a call or e-mail me. I would be happy to meet you and tell you about the community and our club.

If you are looking for a closer connection to the university, you can find it here. Each year we hold a number of events. We would be more than happy to have you join us for them.

If you are just visiting and there is an event planned, please join us.

Make the connection.

Darrell Rose
President

Sarasota Area
Sarasota, FL
Contact Person: Darrell Rose 
drosesrq@comcast.net


History
Sarasota area alum Tim Self saw the need for a UK alumni club in the Sarasota area. Tim began organizing events and gathering volunteers and in January of 2007 the group became an official UK alumni club.

Geography
The Sarasota UK Alumni Club is made up of UK Alumni Association members living in Sarasota, Charlotte, and Manatee Counties Florida.

Leadership
The Sarasota UK Alumni Club has 12 board members and four officers who have been elected to serve. 

Activities
The Sarasota UK Alumni Club has organized several activities over the last two years including:
Attending a play about the Appalachian Coal Miner
UK Alumni Comedy Night
Happy Hours
Derby Party
Dinner Boat Cruise
Basketball and Football Watch Parties

Scholarship
The club has already raised nearly $1,000 toward a new scholarship endowment.

The Future
The Sarasota UK Alumni Club plans to continue their diverse offering of programs for the UK alums living in there area. Additionally, they plan to continue raising money for their scholarship endowment and to begin participating in student recruitment activities.

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