Since the inception of the UKWC Student Aid Fund in 1973, we have awarded 223 scholarships, 56 fellowships, and over $700,000 to non-traditional students at the University of Kentucky. Your support to help fund scholarships for UK undergraduate students is greatly appreciated. We are a 501(c)(3) charitable organization. Your entire donation will be used toward our scholarship fund.

The UKWC fundraising activities support undergraduate and graduate students at the University of Kentucky thru the Student Aid Fund. 

The monies for the Student Aid Fund come primarily from:

  • Member Donations

  • Celebrations

  • Craft Sales

  • Family Foundations

  • Corporate Sponsorships 

  • Golf Scramble

  • Interest Groups Donations

  • Kroger Rewards

  • Memorials

  • Plant & Yard Sale

By check: 

To make a tax-deductible gift to the UK Woman’s Club Aid Fund, please send your check, made payable to:

UKWC Aid Fund

P.O. Box 22172

Lexington, KY 40522-2172

By credit card: 

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Click here to learn how you can help fund these awards when you shop for groceries.

Kroger Community Rewards

Looking for a way to help?


All our earnings go to funding scholarships for non-traditional students.

Here’s how online:

  • Register online at

  • Click on Sign in/Register.

  • Click on SIGN UP TODAY in the “New Customer” box.

  • Sign up for a Kroger Rewards Account by entering zip code, clicking on favorite store, entering your email address, creating a password and agreeing to terms and conditions.

  • You will then get a message to check your email inbox and click on the link within the body of the email.

  • Click on My Account and use your email address and password to proceed to next step.

  • Click on Edit Kroger Community Rewards information and input your Kroger Plus card number.

  • Update or confirm your information.

  • Enter the UKWC NPO number (10058). This links your card to the University of Kentucky Woman’s Club.

  • To verify you are enrolled correctly, you will see the name of our club on the right side of your information page.

  • Purchases don’t count for the UKWC until after you register your card.

  • If you use your phone number at the register, call 1-800-576-4377 and select option 4 to get your Kroger Plus card number.

  • Members must swipe their registered Kroger Plus card or use the phone number that is related to their registered Kroger Plus card when shopping for each purchase to count.

Here’s how by phone:

  • Establish an email address.

  • Have your Plus card available.

  • Call Kroger at 1-866-221-4141 and ask to be enrolled for the University of Kentucky Woman’s Club, #10058.


The University of Kentucky Woman's Club is a designated charity with AmazonSmile.  AmazonSmile is where Amazon donates 0.5% of the price of eligible purchases to a charity selected by the customer.   You can select to donate to University of Kentucky Womans Club Aid Fund by clicking on this unique charity link. Thank you for your support.