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

Bayou Region Nonprofits and Agencies serving residents suffering from the impacts of COVID-19 and the economic downturn: Bayou Community Foundation and our generous donors want to help you help local residents in need! Please visit www.bayoucf.org/grants-program-for-covid-19-relief/ to learn about our Bayou Recovery Fund emergency grants program and submit your request by April 10! ... See MoreSee Less

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  Bayou Community Foundation (BCF) is now accepting grant requests from qualified 501c3 nonprofit organizations and local government agencies to address critical unmet needs in Lafourche Parish, Terrebonne Parish and Grand Isle, Louisiana resulting from the COVID-19 health and economic crisis.   Completed applications for Phase 1 of the COVID-19 Relief grants program are due via email by Friday, April 10, 2020.

  Bayou Community Foundation has activated the Bayou Recovery Fund to accept gifts and provide grants to Terrebonne, Lafourche and Grand Isle nonprofits and agencies providing emergency help to residents impacted the greatest by the COVID-19 crisis. BCF will be hosting a ZOOM virtual meeting on Monday, March 30 at 3:00 pm to learn more about the unmet needs local government and local nonprofits are seeing right now in our community  and resources that might be needed.

March 17, 2020 Bayou Community Foundation has activated the Bayou Recovery Fund to provide grants to local nonprofits who are providing food, health care, child care and counseling to Bayou Region residents impacted by COVID-19 and the related economic downturn. YOU CAN HELP US HELP THE NEEDY IN OUR COMMUNITY DURING THIS CRISIS WITH A GIFT TO THE RECOVERY FUND! YOUR tax-deductible contributions will be granted out quickly to local nonprofits to meet the needs of our most vulnerable residents … read more