Page 6

ACTIVISM

Imperial Court of Kentucky News

By H.M.I.M. Empress XXXIV of the Imperial Court of Kentucky Kali Dupree

W

hat a journey this has been.

need. Many members of the Imperial

Four months in, and I

Court of Kentucky also went and

have had the privilege of seeing our

supported another “young” court in

community (and others) do amazing

DC, to celebrate the start of their

work to help those in need. September

fourth reign of charitable works. The

was a very eventful month with local

same weekend, many members also

events and much traveling within the

attended the start of a new reign in

International Court System… yes,

Montana. Coming up here soon, our

International. Most of us are familiar

sister court in Cincinnati will start

with our local Imperial Court of

their new reign. We travel to support

Kentucky and its 34 years of service

our brothers and sisters throughout

to the community, but some are

the nations and to forever live up to

many years to come. Many thanks to

unaware that the ICC spans three

“From the Heart, Through the Court,

Empress XXX, ShotZ with a Z, and

great nations: Canada, the United

For the Community.”

Emperor XXXI, Big D Lyons, for all

States, and Mexico, and is currently

Even with our travels, at home

your hard work in the planning and

we still continue to strive to do all

organizing of this event. You both

the work that we can do. We had the

simply amaze me. Let us not forget

growth

opportunity to support one of our

to also thank the many entertainers

of this long-lived organization by

charities, AVOL, by participating in

and organizations that work tirelessly

attending the first every Royal Ball

“Dining out For Life.” Always asking

next to each other for one main

of the Imperial Court of Indiana. To

the question, “What more could we

purpose, to better our community.

see a group of like-minded people get

do?” On the eve of “Dining out for

We have several opportunities to

together and decide that THIS is what

Life” the ICK hosted a new even to

support and raise money for this great

their community needs is nothing

benefit AVOL and their endeavors,

community coming up in October.

short of a blessing. I’m sure Indiana

“Dragging out for Life,” where we

On October 9, the dowager monarchs

will work tirelessly, as other courts

asked businesses and individuals

Empress XXXIII, Christina Puse,

do every year, to make sure that the

throughout the community to match

and Emperor XXXIII, Tim Logsdon,

charities in their community have the

the tips of our entertainers that

will be hosting “Feeding Our Youth”

support they need. I know that I will

evening. We hope that this will be a

to benefit Movable Feast. October

be there for them for whatever they

continued success and partnership for

Continued On Next Page

in its 50th year of good deeds. I had the opportunity to witness first-hand

6

LinQ

the

continued

Profile for LinQbyPCSO

October 2015 LinQ  

LinQ is the only monthly magazine that focuses on the Kentucky LGBTQ... community. LinQ is published monthly by and for the Pride Community...

October 2015 LinQ  

LinQ is the only monthly magazine that focuses on the Kentucky LGBTQ... community. LinQ is published monthly by and for the Pride Community...