(HOUMA) The Bayou Community Foundation (BCF) today announced a $2,000 grant to Second Harvest Food Bank to expand food distribution at two food pantries in Terrebonne and Lafourche parishes that currently feed over 1,200 local residents in need each month. Continue Reading
By Julia Arenstam
The Bayou Community Foundation’s coordinator may not be a native of the Houma-Thibodaux area, but her passion for the bayou region has helped raise over $1 million for local organizations. Continue Reading
The Bayou Community Foundation, in partnership with the Greater New Orleans Foundation and Fletcher Technical Community College hosted the inaugural Bayou Region Conference for Nonprofits on Thursday, July 26, 2018 at Fletcher’s campus in Schriever. More than 100 representatives from area nonprofits learned how to strengthen their fund development efforts at the “Focus on Funding” learning event that featured renowned speakers and trainers on topics such as Building a Culture of Philanthropy, Marketing on a Shoe String Budget, and Using Social Media to Fundraise. Continue Reading
The Bayou Community Foundation (BCF) and the Greater New Orleans Foundation’s Organizational Effectiveness Initiative will present “Focus on Funding: A Bayou Region Conference for Local Nonprofits” from 8:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. on Thursday, July 26, 2018 hosted by Fletcher Technical Community College at the main campus in Schriever. Continue Reading
(HOUMA) The Bayou Community Foundation (BCF) today announced grants totaling $230,000 to 29 non-profit organizations working in Lafourche, Terrebonne and Grand Isle as part of the foundation’s sixth annual competitive grants program.
Nonprofit organizations in Terrebonne and Lafourche raised nearly $65,000 as part of GiveNOLA Day on Tuesday, organizers said. Continue Reading
(Houma) On Tuesday, May 1, Lafourche and Terrebonne Parish residents marked GiveNOLA Day for the Bayou Region by generously supporting 55 local nonprofit organizations with online gifts. Continue Reading