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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.

Home #6 completed! Bayou Community Foundation and Mennonite Disaster Service welcomed the Trosclair family to their new home yesterday in Dulac as part of our #BayouRecoveryFund Hurricane Ida rebuilding program. A blessing by Father Antonio of Holy Family Catholic Church, Dulac, La capped the joyful day. The POWER of PHILANTHOPY at work! THANK YOU DONORS and all volunteers! Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Houma-Thibodaux Morrison Terrebonne Rebuilding Together New Orleans @gnofoundation @federalalliance ... See MoreSee Less
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The Bayou Community Foundation (BCF) has received a $250,000 grant from the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana Foundation to support housing recovery efforts in Terrebonne Parish, Lafourche Parish and Grand Isle following Hurricane Ida.

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April 26, 2022 Recognizing the tremendous need for housing as our community recovers from Hurricane Ida,  one major donor to Bayou Community Foundation’s Bayou Recovery Fund has announced a challenge grant to fund continued home rebuilding and repair work in Dulac this fall. The Ray & Kay Eckstein Charitable Trust has committed a gift of $500,000 to support the housing project with the challenge that Bayou Community Foundation raise an additional $500,000, providing at least $1 million to fund another … read more