Lafourche Parish & Grand Isle NonProfits

The information below has been provided to Bayou Community Foundation by 501c3 nonprofits themselves; BCF is not responsible for the accuracy of information provided. This list is for informational purposes only and inclusion on this list does not reflect any endorsement by BCF.  To submit your 501c3 nonprofit for inclusion on this list, please send your information here. Bayou Community Foundation will review all submissions before including organizations in the Nonprofit Directory.

 

Bayou Civic Club, Inc dba Larose Regional Park and Civic Center

Category: Human Services

Website: http://www.bayoucivicclub.org

Contact Name: Jasmine S. Ayo

Email Address: jasmineayo@bayoucivicclub.org

Mailing Address: Post Office Box 1105

City: Larose

State: LA

Zip: 70373

Phone: 985-693-7355

Description: A resource for people, businesses, and communities working toward prosperity through educational and entertaining activities that showcase the culture and heritage of the area.

 

Bayou Country Children’s Museum

Category: Education

Website: http://www.bccm.info

Contact Name: Christy Naquin

Email Address: cnaquin@bccm.info

Mailing Address: 211 Rue Betancourt

City: Thibodaux

State: LA

Zip: 70301

Phone: 985-446-2200

Description: inspire curiosity and encourage learning for children and families through discovery and play with an emphasis of our Cajun culture.

 

Bayou History Center, Inc.

Category: Other

Website:

Contact Name: Patricia Whitney

Email Address: bayouhistorycenter@yahoo.com

Mailing Address: c/o 1206 Cardinal Drive

City: Thibodaux

State: LA

Zip: 70301

Phone: 985-859-3214

Description: A 501c3 nonprofit to promote the study and preservation of family and community history in coastal Louisiana.

 

Bayou Lafourche Folklife and Heritage Museum

Category: Other

Website: http://bayoumuseum.org

Contact Name: Dee Dee Gaubert

Email Address: bayoulafourchefo@bellsouth.net

Mailing Address:  P.O. Box 416

City: Lockport

State: LA

Zip: 70374

Phone: 985-532-5909

 

Bayou Region Amateur Radio Association, aka Thibodaux Amateur Radio Club

Category: Workforce Development

Website: http://www.w5yl.org/

Contact Name: George Tippett

Email Address: wb5pkk@gmail.com

Mailing Address: PO Box 143

City: Thibodaux

State: LA

Zip: 70302

Phone: 985-856-7399

Description: We provide emergency communication support after disasters in southeast Louisiana.

 

Blake Terry Memorial Foundation

Category: Human Services

Website: http://www.w5yl.org/

Contact Name: Cindie Roussel

Email Address: cindier@btmemorialfoundation.com

Mailing Address: 853 Martinez Road

City: Thibodaux

State: LA

Zip: 70301

Phone: 985-446-5537

Description: We are a Search, Rescue and Recovery organization for missing divers in the Gulf of Mexico.

 

Crossroads Pregnancy Resource Center

Category: Other

Website: http://www.crossroadsprc.org

Contact Name: Michele Beary

Email Address: support@crossroadsprc.org

Mailing Address: 105 Saint Louis Street

City: Thibodaux

State: LA

Zip: 70301

Phone: 985-446-5004

Description: Crossroads Pregnancy Resource Center is a Christian organization that promotes the sanctity of life by providing caring services to pregnant women in crisis within our area. Our staff provides education, guidance and spiritual support especially to those considering abortion or other alternatives in a spirit of compassion, love and gra

 

eLearning Foundation

Category: Education

Website: http://www.elearning-foundation.org

Contact Name: Lynne Songy

Email Address: lsongy@elearningk12.com

Mailing Address: 806 North Acadia Road

City: Thibodaux

State: LA

Zip: 70301

Phone: 985-447-5994

Description: eLearning Foundation focuses on extracurricular enrichment activities, tuition scholarships for special-needs children, and outreach to children with learning challenges.

 

Faith Ministries, International

Category: Human Services

Website: http://www.faithministry.vpweb.com

Contact Name: Anna Bradford

Email Address: faithministry07@yahoo.com

Mailing Address: 151 Lance Street

City: Thibodaux

State: LA

Zip: 70301

Phone: 9856658476

Description: Humanitarian Services to underprivileged children in Terrebonne and Lafourche Parish since 2007

 

Fourchon Oilman’s Foundation

Category: Human Services

Website: http://www.fourchonoilmans.com/

Contact Name: Dr. Joseph A. Orgeron

Email Address: FourchonOilmans@GMail.com

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 1270

City: Cut Off

State: LA

Zip: 70345

Phone: 985-325-7157

Description: An association of businesses dedicated to helping local educational and charitable organizations while promoting the oil and gas industry.

 

Grand Isle Garden Club

Category: Other

Website: http://grandislegardenclub.weebly.com/

Contact Name: Bonnie Pizani

Email Address: gibonnie@yahoo.com

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 817

City: Grand Isle

State: LA

Zip: 70358

Phone: 504-382-8988

Description: Promote civic beauty, conservation of natural resources and stimulate roadside beautification, with focus on litter abatement and habitat planting.

 

Hail Mary Rescue, Inc

Category: Other

Website: http://www.hailmaryrescue.com

Contact Name: Becky Allemand

Email Address: hailmaryresue@yahoo.com

Mailing Address: 259 School Lane

City: Thibodaux

State: Louisiana

Zip: 70301

Phone: 985-859-1435

Description: HMR is a safe haven for stray or owner surrendered dogs of any age.

 

Lafourche Arc

Category: Human Services

Website: http://www.lafourchearc.org

Contact Name: Melanie Carlos

Email Address: larc_melanie@hotmail.com

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 269

City: Thibodaux

State: LA

Zip: 70302

Phone: 985-447-6214

Description: Provider of Vocational, Residential, and Community Support Services to individuals with disabilities throughout a seven parish area.

 

Myron Wright Foundation

Category: Human Services

Website:

Contact Name: Myron Wright

Email Address: myronwrightfoundation@gmail.com

Mailing Address: PO Box 5051

City: Thibodaux

State: LA

Zip: 70302

Phone: 504-559-4321

Description: ENCOURAGE and PROMOTE education to the youth, STRENGTHEN and RESTORE low income communities, and SUPPORT individuals affected by life-threatening injuries.

 

Prevent Child Abuse Louisiana

Category: Human Services

Website: http://www.pcal.org/

Contact Name: Nichole Waltrich

Email Address: nichole@pcal.org

Mailing Address: 101 Afton Drive

City: Thibodaux

State: LA

Zip: 70301

Phone: 847-302-1891

Description: Prevent Child Abuse Louisiana works to prevent the abuse and neglect of Louisiana’s children through evidence-based programs and community-based education.

 

Restore or Retreat, Inc

Category: Coastal

Website: http://www.restoreorretreat.org

Contact Name: Simone Maloz

Email Address: simone.maloz@nicholls.edu

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 2048-NSU

City: Thibodaux

State: Louisiana

Zip: 70310

Phone: 9854484485

Description: ROR is a non-profit coastal advocacy group seeking to expedite aggressive, large-scale restoration projects to protect our irreplaceable region.

 

The Communities That Care of Lockport

Category: Human Services

Website:

Contact Name: Annette Bourgeois

Email Address: bourgeoisannette@gmail.com

Mailing Address: 106 Bourgeois St.

City: Raceland

State: Louisiana

Zip: 70394

Phone: 985-859-7013

Description: We are an outreach organization that provides human services in the community by feeding the elderly and the needy people. We also provide Christmas presents and Easter baskets to people annually.

 

The MAX Charter School

Category: Education

Website: http://www.mymaxcharterschool.org

Contact Name: Suzy Bourg

Email Address: suzybourg@gmail.com

Mailing Address: PO Box 2072

City: Thibodaux

State: Louisiana

Zip: 70310

Phone: 9852279500

Description:  Located on the Nicholls State University Campus. the school is dedicated to educating students with dyslexia and related learning differences.

 

The Nature Conservancy

Category: Coastal

Website: http://www.nature.org/louisiana

Contact Name: Jean Landry

Email Address: jlandry@tnc.org

Mailing Address: PO Box 675

City: Grand Isle

State: LA

Zip: 70358

Phone: 985-787-3599

Description: Our mission is to restore the lands and waters on which all life depends. Since 1987, we’ve helped conserve and restore over 300,000 in Louisiana.

 

The Virtual Academy of Lafourche

Category: Education

Website: http://valcharter.org

Contact Name: Veda D. Bailey

Email Address: vbailey@valcharter.org

Mailing Address: 639 Harrison Street

City: Thibodaux

State: LA

Zip: 70301

Phone: (985) 446-2877

Description: Offering online, high-quality education that develops each student’s full potential through research-based technology applications combined with meaningful involvement by stakeholders.

 

Thibodaux Chamber of Commerce Foundation Inc.

Category: Other

Website:

Contact Name: Kathy Benoit

Email Address: Kathy@ThibodauxChamber.com

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 467

City: Thibodaux

State: LA

Zip: 70302

Phone: 985-446-1187

Description: Supports the Thibodaux Chamber’s Community Development efforts.

 

Thibodaux Service League

Category: Other

Website: http://www.thibodauxserviceleague.com

Contact Name: Ashley Becnel

Email Address: ashleyperque@hotmail.com

Mailing Address: P.O.Box 1841

City: Thibodaux

State: LA

Zip: 70302

Phone: 2252060434

Description: Support local organizations – CASA, Crossroads, Juvenile Justice, Food Bank, child protection, families in need, scholarships, toy drive, Upside Downs

 

Upside Downs, Inc.

Category: Human Services

Website: http://www.upside-downs.org

Contact Name: Michelle Brooks

Email Address: mbrooks@phjlaw.com

Mailing Address: 410 St. Philip St., Suite A

City: Thibodaux

State: LA

Zip: 70301

Phone: 985-414-9192

Description: We are committed to helping the Down syndrome community through new parent support, recreational activities and raising awareness.

 

Vacherie-Gheens Vol. Fire Company, Inc.

Category: Other

Website:

Contact Name: Chief Spence J Cressionie

Email Address: vgchief@yahoo.com

Mailing Address: 1783 Hwy 654 Box 6

City: Gheens

State: LA

Zip: 70355

Phone: 985-400-3354

Description: Educating, Training, and Certifying Adults Firefighters and Junior Firefighters to promote leadership and pride to protect and better serve communities.

 

We Can All Ring, Inc.

Category: Human Services

Website: http://bayoubellringers.org

Contact Name: Janice Grammer

Email Address: jmgspecialties@viscom.net

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 116

City: Cut Off

State: LA

Zip: 70345

Phone: 985-632-6800

Description: The mission of the Bayou Bell Ringers is to allow mentally and/or physically challenged individuals the opportunity to learn to use their God-given gifts and perform with hand bells for the glory of God.