(Lafayette, La.) - Despite a uncertain economy, the people of Acadiana continue to display generosity and assist those less fortunate in the community, especially during the holiday season. This gracious spirit was unmistakable during the Acadian Home Builders Association (AHBA) and KATC-TV 3's 2011 Home for the Holidays project, where... more »
Event Name- Rig Riders charities (general)
Organization- Rig Riders of Acadiana
Event Place- Lafayette, LA
Event Date- December 3, 2011
Event Time- Day long
Event Phone Number- 337-303-6418
Event Website- rigridersacadiana.com
Event Information and Special Notes- This is essentially a call to boost... more »
St. Martin Parish "Food for Seniors" pickup has been changed from October 27 to October 20th. The time and the place of the pickup will remain the same. Food for Seniors is a branch of Catholic Charities. This affects Breaux Bridge, Arnaudville, Cecilia and Henderson, St. Martinville and Coteau Homes.
BROUSSARD - The Chitimacha Louisiana Open awarded a total of $142,329.76 in checks to 47 local and regional charities and youth groups Wednesday on what Open officials called "the tournament's best day of the whole year."
The PGA's Nationwide Tour event, annually conducted in late March at Le Triomphe... more »
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Since May 1, Catholic Charities has helped more than 4,600 people hurt by the oil spill. The Archdiocese of New Orleans said on Monday that as oil comes ashore and more fishing waters are closed, the church is looking at ways to help those communities. So... more »
Louisiana Trooper Charities, the charitable arm of the Louisiana State Troopers Association, has established the Trooper Duane Dalton Children's Education Fund to benefit the three sons of the fallen trooper. Anyone wishing to make a contribution may do so at any Chase Bank.
Louisiana Trooper Charities Trooper Duane Dalton... more »
Local financial institution Home Bank has partnered with Community Foundation of Acadiana to pilot a unique gift-giving idea this holiday season. The two groups partnered to provide select home bank customers with charity giving cards. The cards can be redeemed to benefit any organization nationwide. Each card will offer a... more »
Imagine getting a half-million dollar home for just one hundred dollars. Someone will be that lucky. The drawing is coming up December 9th. It's a project of the Acadian Home Builders Association and KATC. Your $100 ticket purchase gives you a chance at a new home in the Brookshire Gardens... more »