Grow Our Community

Help nonprofits and our communities thrive.

Learn How

Meet Critical Needs

Strengthen education, human services, and our coast.

Learn How

Be a Philanthropist

Your Gift. Your Way.

Learn How

Who We Are


Bayou Community Foundation is the only charitable foundation solely focused on building and sustaining the communities of Lafourche Parish, Terrebonne Parish, and Grand Isle.

Your gift to Bayou Community Foundation on April 30 for #BayouGives funds grants to several nonprofits this June! One gift helps many! ... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

Latest News Releases

Bayou Community Foundation is excited to announce the first-ever community giving day just for our Bayou Region – BayouGives on Tuesday, April 30!  Terrebonne, Lafourche and Grand Isle nonprofit organizations are eligible to participate in this 24-hour online giving event and nonprofit registration is now open through Monday, March 11 at The goal of BayouGives is to inspire our Terrebonne, Lafourche and Grand Isle community to come together as one to support the critical work of our local nonprofits on this … read more

The Bayou Community Foundation will host an information session on Wednesday, February 6 for Lafourche, Terrebonne and Grand nonprofits interested in learning more about the NEW BayouGives online giving event planned for April 30. BayouGIVES Information Session 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, February 6, 2018 North Branch of the Terrebonne Parish Library 4130 West Park Avenue in Gray (across from H.L. Bourgeois High School) Email to let us know you will be attending!

(HOUMA) The Bayou Community Foundation (BCF) today announced a $2,000 grant to Second Harvest Food Bank to expand food distribution at two food pantries in Terrebonne and Lafourche parishes that currently feed over 1,200 local residents in need each month.