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Help nonprofits and our communities thrive.

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Strengthen education, human services, and our coast.

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Who We Are


Bayou Community Foundation is the only charitable foundation solely focused on building and sustaining the communities of Lafourche Parish, Terrebonne Parish, and Grand Isle.

Latest News Releases

  2020 – A Year Like No Other Our precious Lafourche, Terrebonne and Grand Isle communities were incredibly challenged in 2020 by the pandemic, economic downturn, and an extremely active hurricane season that impacted the neediest in our community.  But the pain and hardship also sparked an outpouring of help from compassionate donors like YOU!

The Bayou Community Foundation (BCF) awarded grants totaling $57,900 to nonprofit organizations serving residents in Lafourche and Terrebonne Parishes and Grand Isle today from its Bayou Recovery Fund for Hurricane Zeta Relief.

The Bayou Community Foundation (BCF) announced today a $50,000 donation from BHP for the Bayou Recovery Fund for Hurricane Zeta Relief.