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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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Lafourche, Terrebonne and Grand Isle nonprofits are encouraged to register now for a free fundraising workshop on November 16 hosted by BCF and GNOF.   FUNDRAISING – “THE BIGGEST LITTLE THINGS” NOVEMBER 17, 2017 The Greater New Orleans Foundation’s Organizational Effectiveness initiative and the Bayou Community Foundation are excited to offer a new fundraising workshop for the Bayou region: Fundraising- the Biggest Little Things.

In this issue: Giving Makes Great Things Happen – 2017 BCF Grant Recipients The Best Day of the Year – BCF Grants Ceremony Hurricane Harvey Reminds Us of Our Vulnerability Grantee Spotlight:  Friends of PACT Place Read Summer 2017 Newsletter Here

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