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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.

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  Bayou Community Foundation hosted a presentation on the 2020 U.S. Census for local nonprofits on January 30 at the Terrebonne Parish Library. The Bayou Community Foundation will hold a meeting Thursday, Jan. 30 with local nonprofits to discuss the upcoming census and how the organizations can help ensure the community’s population is accurately counted.

By: Halle Parker, Local nonprofits can apply to receive thousands of dollars in grant money from the Houma-based Bayou Community Foundation through Feb. 20. The grants aim to fund projects related to human services, education, job training and coastal preservation.