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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.

The Louisiana National Guard is now providing FREE COVID-19 testing to the GENERAL PUBLIC in front of Nicholls State University Student Union from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday, ending Saturday, September 26. Only requirement for testing is a telephone number or email address. Photo ID is NOT REQUIRED. Registration is not required but will help speed up the process. You can register at ... See MoreSee Less

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Bayou Community invites nonprofit and governmental organizations serving Lafourche and Terrebonne Parishes and Grand Isle, and Bayou Recovery Fund donors, to participate in a virtual community needs assessment meeting with us on THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 17 at 2:00 pm on Zoom. We know that you are seeing and addressing unmet needs in our community due to the pandemic and related economic downturn, and we want to hear from you so that BCF can best help you and our community.  Meeting registration … read more

Bayou Community Foundation is partnering with other community foundations in Louisiana to support the Community Foundation of Southwest Louisiana’s HURRICANE RELIEF AND RECOVERY FUND.

  Bayou Community Foundation is now accepting grant requests from local nonprofit organizations for Round 3 of the Bayou Recovery Fund for COVID-19 Relief Grants Program.