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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.

Round 3 of our Bayou Recovery Fund for COVID Relief Grants Program is NOW OPEN! Completed applications are due September 18! Read more at ... See MoreSee Less

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  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. 

  July 23, 2020 (HOUMA) The Bayou Community Foundation (BCF) has awarded grants totaling $207,335 for 28 non-profit organizations working in Lafourche, Terrebonne and Grand Isle as part of the foundation’s eighth annual competitive grants program. A virtual grants ceremony was held on July 21. “It’s another amazing day for Bayou Community Foundation and our entire Bayou Region. Bayou Community Foundation is honored to present over $200,000 in grants to local organizations from our annual competitive grants program, thanks to the … read more

(HOUMA) The Bayou Community Foundation (BCF) presented grants totaling $242,905 to 32 nonprofit organizations serving residents in Lafourche, Terrebonne and Assumption Parish and Grand Isle during Round 2 of its Bayou Recovery Fund for COVID-19 Relief grants program June 11.  Since April, the Foundation has awarded an amazing total of $441,750 in emergency grants to local nonprofits.