Operation Open Arms

Silks In the Bluegrass

Kris Paronto is a great American who symbolizes what Silks in the Bluegrass has grown to celebrate, service above self.
Click Here to Read The 2016 Press Release

Press release March 7th 2016:Kris Paronto to serve as Honorary Chair for Silks in the Bluegrass Derby Night




Silk in the Bluegrass 2016

Silks In The Bluegrass

Operation Open Arms

Operation Open Arms, Inc (OOA) is a private child placing agency, licensed by the Commonwealth of Kentucky. Our mission is to provide a loving, nurturing, home environment to children whose mothers are incarcerated. OOA recruits, trains, licenses and provides assistance to foster families to make placement of these children successful. Financial support for this charity comes through fundraisers and other generous donations.

How to Help

Foster Care Services for Children with Incarcerated Parents