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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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The Fourchon Oilman’s Association is now accepting grant applications for its 2017 grants program.  Deadline for grant applications is November 1.

(HOUMA) The Bayou Community Foundation (BCF) today announced grants totaling $220,020 to 29 Terrebonne and Lafourche non-profit organizations as part of the foundation’s fifth annual competitive grants program.  This is BCF’s highest number of grants awarded in one year and the highest dollar amount of grants awarded in the organization’s five-year history.  

  The Greater New Orleans Foundation’s Organizational Effectiveness Initiative, Louisiana Association of Nonprofit Organizations, Bayou Community Foundation, and Fletcher Technical Community College are presenting a series of FREE workshops this spring for Bayou Region nonprofits focused on Nonprofit Governance.